Trump stopped tweeting about the stock market right when it stopped making him look good – Washington Post

The Dow Jones industrial average is flirting with year-to-date lows this week following the announcement that the Trump administration has put a number of steep tariffs on Chinese goods. On Thursday, the Dow had plunged 729 points, or 3 percent, by the closing bell. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index closed down 2.5 percent.

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