This is In Real Terms, a regular column analyzing the latest economic news. Comments? Criticisms? Ideas for future columns? Email me, or drop a note in the comments.In the months leading up to Election Day, a heated debate broke out among political commentators over the source of Donald Trump’s support.

Topics:  in real terms   criticisms   ideas   email   donald   hillary clinton   mitt romney   hardship   i m   jed kolko   romney s   hispanic    trump country    andrew flowers   iowa   election day    deere   case   jason gordon    scott county   university   massachusetts   amherst   white house   economic advisers   larry kudlow   kudlow s      wilbur ross jr   commerce   peter navarro   treasury   steven mnuchin   thursday s   democrats   ross s   andy puzder   labor   republican-controlled senate   fivethirtyeightthe   december   obama s   obamacare   anna maria barry-jester   fivethirtyeight s   npr s jessica deahl   claire cain miller   the upshot   the new york   times   matt phillips   kathleen caulderwood   vice   news   quartz s ana campoy   i   in   it   election day   trump   americans   america    trump    we   scott county   cea   kudlow   republican   ross    ross   u.s    stop   jobs   support   won   doesn   voters   college   degree   debate   economy   job   role   prospects   fact   men   supporters   secretary   data   years   workers   strong   status   unusual   ways   success   wages   looked   growth   black   comments   struggle   upper   percent   faces   face   race   trade   unemployment   poorer   source   measures   year   forces   noted   hand   poverty   future   heated   argued   note   paper   consequences   key   anymore   report   share   matters   post   people   part   suggests   broken   
BING NEWS:
  • The Latest: Schumer says Trump 'backed off' deal
    Schumer says Trump didn't try selling the accord to congressional Republican ... Democrats have tried to use the Friday night funding deadline to win concessions from Republicans, including an extension of an Obama-era program protecting some young ...
    01/19/2018 - 4:12 pm | View Link
  • The Latest: Senate vote to stop shutdown 10 votes short
    Democrats have tried to use the Friday night funding deadline to win concessions from Republicans ... a final vote from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. 10:30 p.m. The Trump administration will exempt several hundred presidential staffers from mandatory ...
    01/19/2018 - 3:26 pm | View Link
  • Clock running out to avert US government shutdown as Trump blames Democrats
    Since then, however, the president has engaged in a series of spats with Congress. Trump and conservatives in Congress have used the Dreamer fight to try and win tough new immigration controls, including the president’s promised border wall. Late on ...
    01/18/2018 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Trump visits Pennsylvania to sell tax law — and to try to save a House seat for Republicans
    Democrats need to win 24 Republican-held seats to win control of the House. At a private meeting at Camp David this month, House Republican leaders explained to Trump that he faces a possibly dire midterm cycle and included talk of the Pennsylvania race ...
    01/18/2018 - 7:48 am | View Link
  • Trump says tax plan 'at the center of America's resurgence' in Pennsylvania stop
    "If we can keep it like this, we're going to win a lot of elections, that I can tell you," Trump said from a podium that stood in front of a large American flag and was flanked by pieces of heavy equipment that H&K sells and leases. "'It's the economy ...
    01/18/2018 - 5:48 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Trump Will Probably Win a Second Term in 2020.
    Democrats seem to believe that Trump will lose in a landslide in 2020. If anything, they are at a major disadvantage.
    01/17/2018 - 12:02 pm | View Website
  • 5 Reasons Why Trump Will Win | MICHAEL MOORE
    Midwest Math, or Welcome to Our Rust Belt Brexit. I believe Trump is going to focus much of his attention on the four blue states in the rustbelt of the upper Great ...
    01/14/2018 - 11:52 am | View Website
  • Garry Kasparov Would Like You to Stop Saying ‘Trump Is ...
    Off Message. Garry Kasparov Would Like You to Stop Saying ‘Trump Is Playing 4-D Chess’ The retired grandmaster and Putin critic is not impressed with this president.
    01/13/2018 - 11:03 am | View Website
  • Donald Trump cannot stop endorsing losers
    Donald Trump's losing streak in endorsements is now at three.
    12/13/2017 - 3:11 am | View Website
  • Trump is being sued to stop him from shrinking Bears Ears ...
    Trump is being sued to stop him from shrinking Bears Ears national monument by 85 percent. Who will win?
    12/10/2017 - 6:52 pm | View Website
  • More