Category Archives: Business & Finance

Trump Targets Euro, Renews Attack on Fed

Tuesday on Twitter, Donald Trump accused Europe of devaluing the euro zone’s single currency and also targeted U.S. monetary policy with renewed attacks on the U.S. central bank.

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California Gov. Newsom reminds Nike his state is ‘open for business’ after Arizona pulled incentives over flag

Who buys Nike anyway?  They’re too damn high. Tuesday Californication Governor Newsom  praised Nike for scrapping a sneaker release that featured a Betsy Ross flag and said his state was “open for business” following the controversy in Arizona.

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Sanders hits back at AOC after Ivanka Trump dig

Sarah Sanders, the former White House press secretary, fired back at freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez who called out Ivanka Trump for accompanying her father to the G-20 summit.

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Ben Carson takes aim at red tape blamed for soaring housing costs

State and local governments are driving up the cost of housing through a web of regulations, industry groups and federal officials say – a situation that’s prompted Housing Secretary Ben Carson to call for new incentives to eliminate the red tape.

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Trump administration threatens layoffs in fight to eliminate major federal agency

Trump administration officials have put the Office of Personnel Management on the chopping block in an ambitious but controversial bid to reorganize the federal government — and they are ready to furlough or even lay off workers if Congress stands in their way.

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As Democrats debate reparations for slavery, polls suggest Americans are not convinced

As Demonrats think about reparations to black Americans for slavery, polling indicates that the public is far from convinced about the idea. Wednesday House Judiciary Democrats were holding a hearing in the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties subcommittee on H.R. 40 — a proposal by Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee, D-Texas, to set up a commission to study and develop a response to the question of reparations for slavery.

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Trump Urges Greater Japanese Investment in US, Criticizes Trade Advantage

Saturday President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders to increase their investment in the United States while he chided Japan for having a “substantial edge” on trade that negotiators were trying to even out in a bilateral deal.

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Bernie Sanders pushes for drastic change to US economy: ‘We need a political revolution’

Bernie, you are nothing but a senile old nut. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is in full force with his push for democratic socialism as he looks to increase support for his 2020 presidential campaign, and is calling for a “political revolution” in the United States.

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US Bike-Maker Blames Trump Tariffs for Stifling His Bu

An American bicycle-maker says President Donald Trump’s tariffs on China cost his business 5-10% in sales in the past holiday season and laments the expanded recent tariffs will keep his company from hiring more employees.

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Leaked letters reveal details of NRA chief’s alleged spending

Demonrats want to bring down the NRA. National Rifle Association Chief Executive Wayne LaPierre billed the group’s ad agency $39,000 for one day of shopping at a Beverly Hills clothing boutique, $18,300 for a car and driver in Europe and had the agency cover $13,800 in rent for a summer intern, according to newly revealed NRA internal documents.

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