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The economy under Trump is very good. But don’t be fooled

DONALD TRUMP IS now a decided underdog for re-election—almost regardless of whom the Democrats put up against him. But his political stock would be even lower were it not for the strong economy. That’s his, ahem, trump card.

Yet there are questions about how long the good times will continue to roll.

Make no mistake about it: the economy really is in a very good place—even if

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