Monthly archives: April, 2017

‘Trump Bump’ Lifts Stocks, Giving President a Win for His First 100 Days

Like most presidents in the modern era, Mr. Trump has both played down and embraced the significance of the 100-day period by which new White Houses have been judged since Franklin D. Roosevelt. He dismissed the 100-day milestone as a “ridiculous standard” even as his administration sought to push through a final flurry of actions …