the economy

For The First Time In 7 Years, The U.S. Economy LOST Jobs – Thanks A Lot, Donnie!

For The First Time In 7 Years, The U.S. Economy LOST Jobs – Thanks A Lot, Donnie!

When he was campaigning for the presidency, Donald Trump repeatedly said he was going to bring millions of jobs back from overseas and create millions more new ones. He promised that Americans would win so much that they would get tired of winning. But the winning ended Friday when the Labor Department announced that for […]

Trump’s ‘Tax Reform’ Would Break Several Campaign Promises – Surprise!

Trump’s ‘Tax Reform’ Would Break Several Campaign Promises – Surprise!

Wednesday was officially “tax reform” day for President Trump and Congressional Republicans. Having failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the GOP is moving on to a measure which may not have any better chance of passing. During the 2016 campaign, Trump made lots of promises regarding taxes and what he’d do if elected. But […]

Desperate For A Win, Trump Now Begging Dems To Help Pass Tax Cuts

Desperate For A Win, Trump Now Begging Dems To Help Pass Tax Cuts

Even though Republicans control both the House and Senate, they’ve been unable to pass a single piece of significant piece of legislation during President Trump’s first 200 days in office. The White House and Congressional Republicans are now so desperate for a victory that they’re reaching out to some moderate Democrats as they prepare to […]

Fox News Catches Social Media Hell For Tweeting Out ‘Dishonest’ Trump Job Numbers (TWEETS)

Fox News Catches Social Media Hell For Tweeting Out ‘Dishonest’ Trump Job Numbers (TWEETS)

Fox News has long been the home of half-truths, lies, and outright propaganda on behalf of the Republican party. While Donald Trump loves to talk about “fake news,” Fox has been specializing in that art form for decades. But this time they’ve been caught and called out for their deception. On Saturday, Fox News tweeted […]

Hillary Clinton: Trump Is Dangerous For The Economy; The ‘King Of Debt’ (Video)

Hillary Clinton: Trump Is Dangerous For The Economy; The ‘King Of Debt’ (Video)

In the key battleground state of Ohio today, presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton portrayed Donald Trump as a threat to the national economic health of the United States. Clinton tied her criticism of Trump to his record as a businessman, telling her audience: “You might think that because he has spent his life as a […]

Is Another Global Financial Crash About To Happen? This Leading Indicator Says Yes

Is Another Global Financial Crash About To Happen? This Leading Indicator Says Yes

Unless you’re intimately involved in the world of big business or high finance, chances are that you’ve never heard of the Baltic Dry Index. The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) tracks the cost of shipping dry goods around the world. It is often seen as one of the most reliable bellwethers for the global economy. The logic […]

The Candidate With The Best Plan For Financial Reform? A Leading Economist DOESN’T Think It’s Bernie

The Candidate With The Best Plan For Financial Reform? A Leading Economist DOESN’T Think It’s Bernie

Leading economist (and often liberal hero) Paul Krugman, just wrote a piece about the financial industry and it’s a good insight piece. There were some squabbles at the Democratic debate over regulating Wall Street and the banking industry, but who has the toughest/best plan? According to Krugman, that candidate is Hillary Clinton. Senator Bernie Sanders […]

Hillary Clinton Thinks There Must Be A ‘Toppling’ Of The Top 1Percent In America

Hillary Clinton Thinks There Must Be A ‘Toppling’ Of The Top 1Percent In America

Hillary Clinton believes in order to truly strengthen the middle class and address the issue of income inequality in America, there will need to be a “toppling” of the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans. That revelation, made public by the New York Times, is the clearest sign yet that Clinton intends to run for President […]

Elizabeth Warren Speaks Truth To Power: Every Law Protects ‘The Tender Fannies Of The Rich And Powerful’

Elizabeth Warren Speaks Truth To Power: Every Law Protects ‘The Tender Fannies Of The Rich And Powerful’

When it comes to the Democrat who most consistently says the things that need to be said about what’s wrong with this country and what needs to be done to fix it, no one comes close to Senator Elizabeth Warren. The Senator from Massachusetts once again spoke truth to power last night on “The Daily […]