Trump Touts Deals That Turn Out To Be Failures
January 31, 2019
Time and again, Trump has falsely claimed credit for U.S. investments made over the past two years by various corporations and has pointed to their successes as “proof” his economic agenda is working.
Unfortunately, many of the corporations cited by Trump have since moved their investments abroad and laid off American workers. Unsurprisingly, Trump takes no blame for that. Yesterday, Foxconn announced it would likely move part of its Wisconsin manufacturing investment to China.
Here are just a few of the corporations that Trump falsely claimed he convinced to invest in America, which have since laid off workers or failed to follow through on their investments:
Trump gave Kimberly-Clark massive tax breaks. They used it to lay off 5,000 workers.