|2016.08.05||Trump names 13 Wall Street and Real Estate Titans as Economic Advisers. npr.org (See also 2016 Campaign, Trade)|
Fails to name any actual economists.
|2016.12.07||Trump chooses World Wrestling Entertainment co-founder Linda McMahon to head Small Business Administration reuters.com (See also Linda McMahon)|
|2017.01.19||Reports show U.S. economy gaining strength on the eve of the Trump presidency. reuters.com|
|2017.01.26||Trump proposes a 20% tax on Mexican Imports to pay for a border wall, and supports imposing a 20% tax on all imports. nytimes.com (See also Mexico, Mexico Wall)|
|2017.02.03||Expressing concern that his friends have trouble borrowing money, Trump issues a memorandum to cut back Dodd-Frank banking regulations. theatlantic.com (See also First 100 Days)|
|2017.02.04||Data shows Trump's claim that banks aren't making loans is false. bloomberg.com (See also First 100 Days, Executive Orders, False Statements)|
As he prepared to sign orders designed to roll back bank regulations enacted to stop the next financial crisis, President Donald Trump said that the rules are stifling lending.
|2017.02.10||Financial regulation leader Daniel K. Tarullo resigns from Federal Reserve's Board of Governors before his term expires, leaving three seats for Trump to fill. nytimes.com|
|2017.02.19||Statisticians worry that Trump will doctor the economic data coming from the administration itself. bloomberg.com (See also Assaults on Facts, First 100 Days)|
|2017.03.06||Trump plagiarizes from Exxon press release to claim credit for 2013 jobs investment. politicususa.com (See also Plagiarism, Assaults on Facts, First 100 Days)|