PODCAST: Peak Trump with David Stockman

Ronald Reagan’s OMB Director, David Stockman, talks about his new book, Peak Trump. In a wide-ranging discussion, Mr. Stockman presents a sobering, data-driven assessment of the serious challenges the American economy faces. While he voted Trump, Mr. Stockman warns that Mr. Trump’s economic agenda now threatens disaster. But first, Tyler and Taylor grade President Trump’s State of the Union address.

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About David Stockman

David Stockman is the ultimate Washington insider turned iconoclast. Mr. Stockman won a seat in Congress at just 31 years old and quickly rose through the ranks of Washington.  Just four years later, President Ronald Reagan appointed him to be Director of the Office of Management and Budget in 1981. After leaving the White House, Mr. Stockman had a 20-year career on Wall Street.

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