Category Archives: Business & Finance

GAO says Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid

The GAO most likely is all liberal and it’s full of shit like a Christmas goose.  Ukraine got the money. Thursday the GAO said that President Trump’s administration broke the law by withholding defense aid to Ukraine — the issue at the heart of the president’s impeachment trial.

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Trump urged to ‘lower the boom’ on North Korea amid new threats

North Korea’s vague threats of a potential year-end provocation – what the regime has dubbed a “Christmas gift” – have analysts and ex-officials urging the Trump administration to consider tougher options toward Pyongyang in 2020.

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Trump Brings Back Steel Tariffs on Brazil, Argentina

Monday President Trump said he will reinstate steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina because he claimed the South American countries are devaluing their currencies. He announced the move on his Twitter feed.

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Nasdaq, Dow Jones hit record highs after House impeaches Trump

Two major stock indexes set new records and a third was close the morning after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump. The chamber acted mostly along party lines, with only a few Democrats switching sides, to back charges of obstruction of Congress and abuse of power.

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Warren under fire on ‘Medicare-for-all’ as she now claims billionaires alone can fund it

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is facing deepening skepticism, including from some in her own party, over her “Medicare-for-all” plan — as she not only claims the middle class won’t be hit with a tax hike but even suggests billionaires alone can fund it.

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Democrats’ plan to raise taxes dangerous for stock market

President Trump’s 2017 tax cuts sparked a massive rally on Wall Street, gains that money managers say may be imperiled if Democrats gain enough power in 2020 elections.

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Kudlow: White House Working on Tax Cuts Ahead of Election

Friday President Donald Trump’s top economic aide Larry Kudlow said the White House is holding informal talks about a second round of tax cuts to announce during the 2020 presidential campaign.

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Wilbur Ross: Trump Impeachment Would Crush Stocks

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross warns that the stock market will plunge if the House of Representatives follows through on the impeachment of President Donald Trump.

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Amazon Sending Workers Away for Healthcare

Amazon is paying the travel cost for employees who have been diagnosed with cancer to seek health care at the Los Angeles-area health system City of Hope.

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Grassley Warns Democrats: Don’t Use Impeachment Proceedings to Delay USMCA

Tuesday Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley urged Democrats not to use impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump to delay action on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement.

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