Corporate America first: Trump fails to un-rig the U.S. economy

In the middle of the last century, a General Motors president told Congress that what was good for GM was good for America and vice versa. As U.S. president, Donald Trump — who as a candidate promised to put the economy back on the side of the little guy — has revised the old saw: What’s good for big business, as represented by its most powerful corporations, is good for America, and vice versa.