Casey Mulligan, a veteran of President Donald Trump’s White House staff, believes people who really want to understand the chief executive should look to his Twitter account and a common technique he employs to capture media attention.
Mulligan, author of the soon-to-be-released book “You’re Hired! Untold Stories of Successes and Failures of a Populist President,” served as chief economist on the White House Council of Economic Advisers during sabbatical from the University of Chicago in 2018 and 2019.
“You understand a lot about where Trump is going if you know how to interpret his tweets,” he told The Western Journal.
The economics professor argued there is a reason that the president gives so much attention to serving up a “steady stream of bizarre, bombastic, and sometimes hilarious messages” to his more than 84 million followers on Twitter.
Mulligan noted in his book that a 2018 Gallup poll revealed 76 percent