GDP growth exceeded the jobless rate as recently as the first quarter of 2006, when unemployment was about 4.7 percent and quarterly GDP growth was 5.4 percent, government data show.
Fox Business' daytime anchor Neil Cavuto has called out Trump on a number of occasions when the president has bashed the "fake news" and the "swamp".
I don't think we need to go to the judges' scorecards to know who won this battle.
Despite Trump's incorrect tweet, both figures are good for Trump, with the GDP growth rate the highest in nearly four years and the unemployment rate the lowest it has been in nearly 18 years. "And I can say that at least we numbers geeks here at the White House are grateful for - when the press finds mistakes that we make, we don't like making mistakes - but we're grateful when they're pointed out, because we want to correct them". After sharing this fact, Lemon played a clip of White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders dismissing Bob Woodward's new book, Fear: Trump In The White House, as "careless and reckless".
The White House on Monday acknowledged the president tweeted inaccurate claims about the economy. "We have just begun".
In his fiery speeches and Twitter blitzes, President Donald Trump has forcefully claimed ownership of the United States economy's vigorous health while denigrating the legacy of his predecessor Barack Obama, who was in office during most of the past decade's expansion. I guess I have a magic wand, 4.2%, and we will do MUCH better than this!
"Some of those jobs of the past are just not going to come back", Obama said, during a town hall in June 2016 criticizing Trump's campaign.
"Are you kidding?" asked an incredulous Pirro. "And, usually, the answer is he doesn't have an answer".
The economy was, however, struggling when Obama took office in 2009.
Hassett said he suspected someone "added a 0" to the fact as it was "conveyed" to the president. "It's the highest in 10 years".
They also occurred at the end of Mr Jimmy Carter's and at the start of Mr Ronald Reagan's - leaving Mr Trump and Mr Obama in an unusual tug of war for credit. Trump said Monday in a posting on Twitter.
During the Week 1 matchup between the Cowboys and Carolina Panthers , Bryant took to Twitter to answer an interesting question. He also suggested in the same response that he could fit in New England or with the Dallas' NFC East rivals in Washington.
Quarterback Nick Foles caught a 15-yard pass from wide receiver Nelson Agholor to extend a drive that ended with a touchdown. The Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line powered running back James Conner to 135 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns.
Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker will reportedly undergo surgery on his right hand, per John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 98.7 FM. Booker averaged 24.9 points and 4.7 assists last season, shooting 38 percent from 3-point range.
The Administration announced Monday that it is closing the PLO's Washington office, citing lack of progress on peace negotiations. The ICC was established by the Rome Statute in 2002, but the USA did not ratify it as President George W Bush opposed the body.
Isaac was centered about 1,150 miles (1,855 kilometers) east of the Windward Islands and moving west at 14 mph (22 kph). Florence became a hurricane Sunday with sustained winds of at least 74 miles per hour .
Airstrikes were launched by the US, Britain and France in April after the last chemical weapons attack which the regime denied. The territory is home to some three million civilians, with almost half already displaced by fighting elsewhere.
But the protesting nuns rejected the charge and said they will continue their agitation till justice was delivered. Today, nuns came out in protest in Kerala against the Bishop who has still not been arrested .
The back-and-forth over the debt was just the first clash between Cohn and Trump on economic policy, according to Woodward's book. Woodward, a Pulitzer-winning journalist, knows a little something about reporting on a peculiar White House.
Woodward is explaining that he did request a presidential interview, and never got it, for the book just sent to the printer. The book - " Fear: Trump in the White House" - officially hits the shelves on Tuesday.
Spain have now won both of their opening UEFA Nations League games and on this evidence will take some stopping in League A. Belgium earned a comfortable win over Iceland thanks to a pair of goals by Romelu Lukaku and one from Eden Hazard.
After being pegged back, Switzerland struggled to reimburse the first half dominance that almost saw them surge ahead. The victory ended a run of three successive defeats before next month's Nations League ties in Croatia and Spain.
Three Hurricanes Currently In Atlantic Ocean
The governor of Maryland has declared a state of emergency in preparation for significant flooding from Hurricane Florence . As of right now, Helen is expected to take a hard northward turn in the coming days and then sputter in the open Atlantic.
Florence upgraded to Category 4 hurricane in Atlantic
Officials in SC reversed the flow of traffic on some highways so that all major roads led away from the sea to speed evacuations. Florence has maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour , though that number is likely to increase as the storm strengthens.
Buy Tesla Inc (TSLA) On Gigafactory Strength
On the same day of the HR announcement, Chief Accounting Officer Dave Morton resigned after working for only one month at Tesla . CEO Elon Musk is scrambling to ramp up M3 production fast enough to turn a profit, and use that money for looming debt payments.
Moscow mayor votes at mayoral election
Police violently broke up unsanctioned rallies, including in Saint Petersburg where more than 450 people were detained . Analysts said the results of the election were a foregone conclusion, since most of the candidates were loyalists to Mr.
3 states brace for impact as Hurricane Florence gains steam
North Carolina ordered evacuations for the Outer Banks barrier islands, including popular tourist destination Hatteras Island. Many newcomers have moved to the coast in the almost 19 years since the last strong hurricane - Floyd - threatened the area.