Goldman’s Blankfein: Economy ‘Not as Bad as Politics Would Suggest’

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein says that while the political environment in the United States is “pretty bad,” the economy is actually “pretty good.”

“If you were frozen in an iceberg for four years and … you woke up, came out, thawed and you saw an economy that’s full employment, low energy prices, basically balance sheets have been cured, a lot of cash again, low rates, you think … it’s pretty good,” he told MSNBC.

“People may not like the job the have in every case, they never do,” he said. “Financial conditions and economic conditions are really not as bad as politics would suggest,” he said.

Blankfein also said the U.S. needs to stay focused on wealth generation — even as there’s more stress over wealth distribution, CNBC reported. That’s for the politicians, he added.

To be sure, he spoke as the stock market was poised to set an



Leave a Reply

Recent Posts

Trump Supporters: Get Your 2020 'Keep America Great' Shirts Now!

Are you a proud supporter of President Donald Trump?

If so, you’ll want to grab your 2020 re-election shirt now and be the first on your block to show your support for Trump 2020!

These shirts are going fast so click here to check for availability in your area!


More Popular Stuff for Trump Supporters!

MUST SEE: Full Color Trump Presidential Coin (limited!)

Hilarious Pro Trump 'You are Fake News' Tee Shirt!

[Exclusive] Get Your HUGE Trump 2020 Yard or House Flag!