|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)|
|2017.04.18||Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns jeopardizes campaign promise to overhaul U.S. tax code by provoking concerns about potential tax benefits to him and his family. nytimes.com (See also Promises vs Actions, First 100 Days, Conflicts of Interest)|