The Truth About U.S. GDP Growth

Second-quarter economic growth surged 4.1%, the best it's been since the third quarter of 2014.

This chart shows the Trump administration's forecast for GDP growth versus forecasts from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office and the U.S. Federal Reserve.

The difference between the Trump administration's growth forecast and those of the CBO, Fed, and private economists surveyed in The Wall Street Journal is explained by differing opinions about supply-side economics.

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This article was written by a professional financial journalist for Fisher Financial Advisors and is not intended as legal or investment advice.

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