Trump: 'Fake news' media doesn't cover economic progress

Trump: 'Fake news' media doesn't cover economic progress
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenators demand more details from Trump on intel watchdog firing Overnight Health Care: Trump steps up attack on WHO | Fauci says deaths could be lower than first projected | House panel warns federal stockpile of medical supplies depleted | Mnuchin, Schumer in talks over relief deal Trump says he'll look into small business loan program restricting casinos MORE early Sunday praised the growth of the United States economy and slammed “the fake news” for its coverage of the subject.

“Things are going really well for our economy, a subject the Fake News spends as little time as possible discussing!” Trump wrote on Twitter. 

“Stock Market hit another RECORD HIGH, unemployment is now at a 17 year low and companies are coming back into the USA," he added.

"Really good news, and much more to come!” 


According to CNNMoney, the latest numbers reported by the government last week showed the unemployment rate stayed at a 17-year low. 

Trump often takes credit for such success, writing on Twitter that his administration is contributing to stock market records and job numbers.

“Stock market hit yet another all-time record high yesterday,” Trump said on Nov. 7.

“There is great confidence in the moves that my Administration ... is making. Working very hard on TAX CUTS for the middle class, companies and jobs!”

Trump on Sunday also said that Congress is getting closer to reaching a final version of the tax-reform bill. 

“House and Senate working very hard and smart. End result will be not only important, but SPECIAL!” the president tweeted.