America in the age of Trump
Speaker: John Fund – Leading US political and economic analyst
Under President Donald Trump there has seen both political and policy turbulence. John Fund, a leading US political and economic analyst, will provide his perspective on the current state of the US economy and the results of November's midterm elections, in which Trump's Republicans increased their numbers in the Senate but lost control of the House of Representatives. Over 20 Democratic candidates are lining up to oppose Trump for re-election. Fund will provide a thumbnail analysis of them and their prospects for winning.
- Why did Trump win in 2016?
- The forces behind Trump are operating worldwide.
- Two most surprising things about Trump in office
- How Trump will react to the midterm election results
- What do we know about public opinion going into 2020 election.
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