Trump says the economy could be slowed down by 'partisan investigations'

Donald Trump.
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President Trump touted the "thriving like never before" U.S. economy during the State of the Union address, but warned that a few things could bring it to a screeching halt.

In January, 304,000 jobs were created, nearly twice as many as expected, Trump said. "An economic miracle is taking place in the United States," he added, "and the only thing that can stop it are foolish wars, politics, or ridiculous partisan investigations."

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