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US stocks plunge as Trump likens Federal Reserve to bad golfer

US stocks plunge as Trump likens Federal Reserve to bad golfer

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US markets plunged as Donald Trump compared the US Federal Reserve to a bad golfer in an outspoken Twitter rant. The outburst comes at a time of increasing isolation for the president, with a dispute about the funding for his planned border wall prompting a government shutdown that is now in its third day."The only problem our economy has is the Fed," the president tweeted at around 3.45pm on Monday."They don't have a feel for the Market, they don't understand necessary Trade Wars or Strong Dollars or even Democrat Shutdowns over Borders," he wrote. The only problem our economy has is the Fed. They don’t have a feel for the Market, they don’t understand necessary Trade Wars or Strong Dollars or even Democrat Shutdowns over Borders. T...