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US President Donald Trump (C) interacts with children as people participate in the White House Sports and Fitness Day on May 30, 2018 in Washington,DC. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Atlanta Fed Boosts Second Quarter GDP Forecast to 4.8%

The GDPNow forecast has been climbing higher following the releases of good economic data. On May 25, the measure foresaw four percent GDP growth. This rose to 4.7 percent Thursday and ticked even higher on Friday following the better than expected jobs report for May.

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American Economy at Full Capacity Under Donald Trump

Stronger economic growth in the second and third quarters of 2017, when the economy grew by more than a three percent annualized rate, pushed economic output higher than what the Congressional Budget Office refers to as “potential gross domestic product.”

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BOOM! Third Quarter GDP Revised Up to 3.3%

The economy’s rate of economic growth was revised up Wednesday to the fastest pace in three years, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

US President Donald Trump (L) listens to a speech by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg during the unveiling ceremony of the new NATO headquarters in Brussels, on May 25, 2017, during a NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) summit. / AFP PHOTO / POOL AND BELGA / Christophe LICOPPE (Photo credit …

Winning: NATO Heeds Trump’s Call to Make Member Nations Pay Fair Share

Northern Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday that NATO will increase spending to move toward the organization’s requirement that member nations pay 2 percent of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to support security and military operations.

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Trump to NATO: Pay Up

President Donald Trump urged members of the NATO alliance to start paying their fair share Thursday in Brussels, pointing out that their failures were hurting American taxpayers.