Atlanta Fed's closely watched GDP tracker shows next to no growth for first quarter The closely watched Atlanta Fed's initial estimate for first quarter growth is just 0.3 percent. https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/01/atl...hows-next-to-no-growth-for-first-quarter.html A year ago when Trump was cutting taxes while injecting a huge amount of extra credit card spending into the economy I said that this was like putting Nitro into an engine. Short term gain for long term pain. The Trump Administration has presided over a massive deficit increase - at a time when Red controlled both houses of congress - and the economy was doing well. This is the pinnacle of fiscal irresponsibility.