White House’s Kudlow says he does not think U.S. economy is slowing down

Larry Kudlow speaks after U.S. President Trump announced he tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Washington
FILE PHOTO: Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow wears a mask as he speaks to the media after U.S. President Donald Trump announced that he and U.S. first lady Melania Trump have both tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Washington, U.S., October 2, 2020. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

November 20, 2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. economy does not appear to be slowing down and a targeted coronavirus relief package is all that is warranted, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told Fox News on Friday.

“I do not think the economy is slowing down,” Kudlow said.

(Reporting by Tim Ahmann and Daphne Psaledakis; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)