Trump puts it in reverse

“‘NAFTA is the worst trade deal maybe ever signed anywhere, but certainly ever signed in this country,” Trump retorted to Hillary Clinton on Monday night, referring to the trade deal between the U.S., Mexico and Canada”  [ on Septembeer 27, 2016]

“In an interview with CBS’s ‘Face the Nation’, Trump insisted that he was going to terminate the agreement, which links the U.S. to Canada and Mexico, before having a change of heart when the leaders of both countries reached out to him.  [ on April 30, 2017]

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump greets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House February 13, 2017 in Washington, DC. Later in the day the two leaders are scheduled to speak to the media at a news conference. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)


A policy wonk Trump is not.

He will change what he thinks on the spot.

He repeated he’d hafta

Annihilate NAFTA,

Which he now kinda likes a whole lot.


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  • Either he has made the long promised pivot (unlikely) or Jared is succeeding in pushing him away from Bannon (unlikely). Or maybe it's just the art of the deal or being schizoid.

    I'm surprised you didn't pick up on the two top ones--that China is a currency manipulator and we can make a deal with Kim.

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