France needs Trump and a healthy US economy

For a month, everyone has been talking about how Europe and President Trump do not get along.  Perhaps they don't, but they still need for Mr. Trump to succeed – or better put, for the U.S. economy to start growing.  This is from Bloomberg:  Donald Trump famously said in February that "Paris is no longer Paris." After Emmanuel Macron showed him the town and met with him at the gilded Élysée Palace, the American president ladled praise on the French capital and the country's 39-year-old leader. He even suggested that his opposition to the Paris climate accord isn't set in stone. It was Macron's fourth meeting with Trump since his election in May. The two have acrimoniously clashed over climate change and Macron has made not-so-hidden allusions to his opposition to building "walls," but in this latest encounter they stressed their common positions, from trade to terrorism. Preceding the visit,...(Read Full Post)