Trump seizes on U.S. jobs report to target Democratic economic policies

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in San JoseRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump said a U.S. jobs report on Friday that showed the weakest hiring in more than five years proved that Democratic economic policies are pushing the country in the wrong direction. The report gave Trump his biggest opening yet to target Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on the economy, after months of mostly solid economic indicators. It’s going the wrong way,” Trump told a rally in Redding, California.

Share this article