In Public opinion in the post-Brexit era the centre-right thinktank Legatum reveals that 83% of Britons favour re-nationalising water companies – 77% want to re-nationalise electricity and 76% want to re-nationalize the railroads.
(ed: they don’t hold back..)
A right-wing think tank has denounced Donald Trump’s tax and spending plans for adding nearly $6.8 trillion to our national debt.‘Donald Trump’s policy proposals as a candidate for president would have a deleterious effect on the federal budget’ writes Gordon Gray – director of fiscal policy at American Action Forum and a former staffer for Republican Senator Rob Portman.He added that although ‘until recently, the Trump campaign did not provide a sufficient degree of specificity in its policy proposals to make an analysis feasible’ recent studies had concluded that ‘Mr. Trump’s proposals would, on net and over a ten-year period (2017-2026) reduce revenues by $6.5 trillion and increase outlays by $323 billion –– for a combined deficit effect of nearly $6.8 trillion over the next decade’.(cont..)(ed:..in the words of trump: ‘i’ll be yuuge..!’