Trump: “No, but I’m renegotiating all of our deals, Bob. The big trade deals that we’re doing so badly on. With China, $505 billion this year in trade. We’re losing with everybody.”
Of all the wildly impossible assertions made by Donald Trump, the notion that he could eliminate the nation’s $19 trillion in debt in just eight years ranks near the top. Trump suggests he can manage this feat simply by cutting better trade deals.
11:12 Trump Seeks $3.6 Trillion in Cuts to Reshape Government12
22:05 Trump budget seeks huge cuts to disease prevention and medical research departments26
12:59 Trump budget to include $200 billion for infrastructure over decade: official147
18:52 Trump administration starts countdown to NAFTA talks in mid-August12