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.

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  • On the lower Rio Grande, a glimpse at the border Trump wants
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    04/14/2018 - 3:57 am | View Link
  • Senate Democrat really wishes Trump would stop saying 'trade war'
    Trump tweeted last month, "When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win." The tweet came shortly after the administration announced tariffs of 25 ...
    04/12/2018 - 9:24 am | View Link
  • Pro-Trump N.J. congressman is loaded with $10M to crash voter wave against president
    That will be used against him in his re-election bid as Trump remains unpopular in the Garden State. The Cook Political Report, a Washington-based publication that tracks congressional races, on Friday rated MacArthur as just a slight favorite to win a ...
    04/8/2018 - 12:19 am | View Link
  • Lance Wallnau Prays God Will Stop The Mueller Investigation, Warns Trump Risks Becoming ‘An Emasculated President’ In 2018
    Wallnau said that Trump “will be an emasculated president” if the Democrats win in 2018 and prayed that Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election will be shut down. “Lord God, this Mueller ...
    04/5/2018 - 8:13 am | View Link
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