29 Aug 2018

Has Trump secured his promised economic boom?

Economics Correspondent

He promised an economic boom, so has President Trump got one? New figures show that US economic growth has just hit its best performance for almost four years. Mr Trump has promised 3% annual growth, along with a $1.2 trillion tax cut package. But according to experts, it might not be that easy, as borrowing levels shoot up and the impact of the President’s escalating trade wars begin to hit home.