No US Recovery Until Q3

No US Recovery Until Q3

US unemployment is likely to remain in double digits as Americans go to the polls in November, a top White House economic adviser said Sunday. Kevin Hassett predicted that US economic growth will “skyrocket” in the third quarter but could fall short of a full recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Some 38.6 million people have […]

C-19 Coronavirus: The Crisis is Not the Disease but Its Political and Media Exploitation

C-19 Coronavirus: The Crisis is Not the Disease but Its Political and Media Exploitation

The People are Enraged, how long will this last? “The idea that the worldwide lockdown of virtually every country other than Sweden may have been an enormous mistake strikes many, including world leaders, most scientists especially health officials, doctors and epidemiologists, those who work in major news media, opinion writers in those media and the […]

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

GOP weighs jobless aid cuts to urge Americans back to work. President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell met Thursday at the White House as Republicans plan to phase out C-19 coronavirus chaos-related unemployment benefits to encourage Americans to go back to work. Revamping jobless aid is becoming the focus of debate over the […]

Get rid of Dr. Fauci, Get rid of Dr. Birx, They Conspired to Tank the US Economy.. .

Get rid of Dr. Fauci, Get rid of Dr. Birx, They Conspired to Tank the US Economy.. .

When the US went under lockdown due to the C-19 coronavirus chaos, it tanked the country’s economy to protect only 5% of the population, David Stockman, said in a TV interview “We are in a bad economic decline caused by government, caused by the quarantine orders, caused by this insane idea that to protect 5% of […]

US Federal Reserve Sees Small Businesses Disaster

US Federal Reserve Sees Small Businesses Disaster

Some types of businesses may not be able to survive in the post-pandemic world even after the American economy recovers from the coronavirus, the US Federal Reserve said Wednesday. Defeating COVID-19 is the key factor in restoring the world’s largest economy, but some of the damage may persist especially if consumers remain reluctant to return […]

President Trump Seeks 7.6% Payroll Tax Cut to Stop C-19 Coronavirus’ Economic Pain

President Trump Seeks 7.6% Payroll Tax Cut to Stop C-19 Coronavirus’ Economic Pain

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday that President Donald Trump wants to see a 7.6% cut in the US payroll tax, hoping it will help stop economic pain caused by the C-19 coronavirus chaos. “I know the President wants to see those folks that go back to work to get a 7.6% cut in their […]

President Trump Cut More Regulations to Push Forward C-19 Coronavirus Recovery

President Trump Cut More Regulations to Push Forward C-19 Coronavirus Recovery

Tuesday, President Trump signed an executive order, “instructing federal agencies to use any and all authority to waive, suspend, and eliminate unnecessary regulations that impede economic recovery.” “We are fighting for the livelihoods of American workers, and we must continue to cut through every piece of Red Tape that stands in our way,” President Trump said […]

President Trump and Republican Leaders, ‘Reopen Our Economy Prefered Over More Stimulus’

President Trump and Republican Leaders, ‘Reopen Our Economy Prefered Over More Stimulus’

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Tuesday, President Trump and Republican congressional leaders are counting on state lockdowns lifting to propel an economic rebound that will ease pressure for another round of stimulus. “There is only one way out of this dilemma: America has to grow again, to open up again and I am pleased that […]

Australia Urges Google Facebook Boycott

Australia Urges Google Facebook Boycott

Australia’s competition watchdog suggested Tuesday that local media could organise a “collective boycott” of Google and Facebook to force the tech giants to pay for news they put on their platforms. The radical idea was among a series of possible bargaining tools put forward by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) as it considers […]

Medical Malpractice: More Americans Will Die From Lockdown than from C-19 Coronavirus

Medical Malpractice: More Americans Will Die From Lockdown than from C-19 Coronavirus

Sunday, Peter Navarro, director of Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy, said more Americans will die because of “quarantine and lockdown” than from C-19 coronavirus. In an interview with NBC News’ “Meet The Press,” Mr. Navarro, who also serves as policy coordinator for the National Defense Production Act, blamed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]

President Trump Opposes House $3-T Pork Laden Aid/Relief Bill

President Trump Opposes  House $3-T Pork Laden Aid/Relief Bill

Friday, the US House of Representatives on Friday narrowly approved a $3-T bill crafted by Democrats to provide more aid for battling the C-19 coronavirus chaos and stimulating the economy hammered by the medical malpractice. By a vote of 208-199 Democrats passed a bill that Republican leaders, who control the Senate, have vowed to block. […]

President Trump Taking Measures Targeting the Left Wing Tech Giants

President Trump Taking Measures Targeting the Left Wing Tech Giants

$GOOGL $FB $MSFT $TWTX President Trump accused Facebook Inc, (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTX), and Alphabet Inc’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google of being controlled by the “Radical Left” and said his administration is working to remedy what he called an “illegal situation.” In a Tweet that mentions the Facebook-owned Instagram, the President commented on a clip by conservative […]

President Trump, “‘Rich Guys’ Talking Down Stocks to Make a Profit”

President Trump, “‘Rich Guys’ Talking Down Stocks to Make a Profit”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX President Trump urged investors to be wary of “rich guys” using their platform to comment negatively about stocks, when they tend to profit from betting against the market. The market has been trading laterly for the last 4.5 wks after coming off its best month in a generation, as optimism about […]

Dems Want More Aid, President Trump in “No Rush”

Dems Want More Aid, President Trump in “No Rush”

President Trump says that he is in no rush for Congress to pass more aid/stimulus measures to help the economy “We are in no rush,” he said while meeting with 24 House Republicans, who spent an hr taking turns complimenting and congratulating the President for his response to the coronavirus outbreak that’s cratered the economy. […]

Musk and Tesla Grow Tired of Authoritarian Democrat Paradise California

Musk and Tesla Grow Tired of Authoritarian Democrat Paradise California

Tesla chief Elon Musk on Saturday threatened to pull his electric car headquarters and plant out of California after local authorities kept him from resuming production due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Frankly, this is the final straw. Tesla will now move its HQ and future programs to Texas/Nevada immediately,” Musk tweeted in a long diatribe, […]

President Trump, “This will go away without a vaccine”

President Trump, “This will go away without a vaccine”

The People are calling for a White House investigation of Bill and Melinda Gates for Crimes against Humanity. Friday, President Trump predicted the C-19 coronavirus would “go away without a vaccine” and vowed that America is going to “transition to greatness.” The President focused on the economy, reopening the country and the future in a meeting at the White […]

President Trump, “Obama ‘Scum’ will pay a price for their Treason”

President Trump, “Obama ‘Scum’ will pay a price for their Treason”

President Trump has accused the Hussein Obama-era Justice Department of “treason” following news that the DOJ will drop their case against former National Security Adviser General Michael Flynn. President Trump called Lt. General Flynn a “warrior” and warned that the “human scum” involved in bringing a case against him will “pay a price.” The President […]

President Trump Calls Barack Hussein Obama’s DOJ That Went After General Flynn “Human Scum” and Some

President Trump Calls Barack Hussein Obama’s DOJ That Went After General Flynn “Human Scum” and Some

Thursday, President Trump voiced his anger at The Hussein Obama Admin for going after a “duly elected President, and they went after him by going after fine people.” “The Obama administration Justice Department is a disgrace, and they got caught,” President Trump told reporters. “They got caught, dishonest people. But it’s much more than dishonest, it’s […]

33.5 Million Americans Out of Work

33.5 Million Americans Out of Work

New claims for unemployment benefits filed by US workers declined slightly last week, but were still a staggering 3.2 million, government data said Thursday. The data from the Labor Department bring the total claims filed since mid-March, when the coronavirus pandemic forced businesses to close their doors to stop the virus’s spread, to 33.5 million. […]

Tip of the Iceberg: Economic Reports Begin to Show the Cost of a Global Lockdown

Tip of the Iceberg: Economic Reports Begin to Show the Cost of a Global Lockdown

Evidence mounted of the devastating economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday as hard-hit Europe moved to further ease lockdown measures that ground its economies to a halt. “the data we are seeing now is just the tip of an Iceberg that we are yet to fully comprehend, we are not a buyer of […]

China US Trade Update

China US Trade Update

Trade negotiators from the United States and China will hold a phone call as early as next week, citing people familiar with the matter. The call will include Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. The talks will be about progress in implementing a phase-one deal after U.S. President Donald Trump […]

Irish and English Politicians Fail to Recognise the Importance of Racing to the Economy

Irish and English Politicians Fail to Recognise the Importance of Racing to the Economy

It takes a special kind of stupid to make Australian Politicians look good, but their Irish and English counterparts are doing their best. Both Ireland and England banned racing even after Australia provided a workable model for racing to continue, the out of touch politicians chose buy in to the hysteria but the price is […]

Americans Pay a Heavy Price for Lockdowns

Americans Pay a Heavy Price for Lockdowns

Like a global tsunami, the coronavirus pandemic has caused a huge loss of life and taken a massive economic toll and wave after wave of economic news will prove disastrous in the mid term. In the US economy, skyrocketing unemployment is the most-visible sign of the devastation: almost overnight, at least 30 million workers lost […]

Be Confident, America’s Jobs Will Rebound

Be Confident, America’s Jobs Will Rebound

Early Friday, the US jobs report for April will be released, it is expected to reflect a record-setting unemployment rate of 16%, but Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia said Tuesday he has “reason for confidence” that the economy will rebound quickly from the drastic hit it suffered from the C-19 coronavirus chaos. “We got to this […]

President Trump, “No State Bailouts, ‘Not Fair’ to Republicans”

President Trump, “No State Bailouts, ‘Not Fair’ to Republicans”

President Trump said he will not support bailouts for cash-strapped states because the practice is “not fair to the Republicans.” During an interview President Trump was asked about C-19 coronavirus relief and whether states are entitled to receive federal aid that’s not related to the virus. “I think Congress is inclined to do a lot […]

While you were distracted, Boris made a big move

While you were distracted, Boris made a big move

Britain begins post-Brexit trade talks with the United States on Tuesday, with 100 negotiators on each side joining via videoconference. Many in Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative government hope for a free trade agreement with Washington as one of the biggest benefits of leaving the European Union. Officials said the first round of talks would […]

US exports plunged 9.6 percent in March and that’s the good news

US exports plunged 9.6 percent in March and that’s the good news

US exports plunged 9.6 percent in March — the biggest monthly decline on record — increasing the trade deficit to $44.4 billion as the coronavirus pandemic disrupted global commerce, according to government data released Tuesday. The Media and the Democrats continue to whip up a Carona frenzy with the aim of putting Joe Biden in […]

President Trump to ‘Rip’ the Supply Chains from China

President Trump to ‘Rip’ the Supply Chains from China

The Trump Administration is “turbocharging” an initiative to rip global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak. President Trump has stepped up attacks on China ahead of the 3 November US Presidential election, and he vows to bring manufacturing home from overseas. […]

What we should be demanding from our Governments after the Coronavirus

What we should be demanding from our Governments after the Coronavirus

Here is a list of things I think we should be demanding from our Governments after the Coronavirus. 1 Decriminalize Cash If Governments do have the power to lock us down, imagine what would happen if you are in that situation and your bank collapses, or the Government wants to restrict your financial transaction. This […]

Greece Nears Collapse

Greece Nears Collapse

Ten years after sinking into its worst economic crisis in living memory, Greece once again faces the spectre of a grave recession in the midst of a global coronavirus lockdown. Though the country has so far been spared the death toll of other European nations at fewer than 150 fatalities from COVID-19, it will not […]

Coronavirus infects manufacturing activity in the United States

Coronavirus infects manufacturing activity in the United States

The coronavirus pandemic caused manufacturing activity in the United States to post a historic decline in April, according to an industry survey Friday, and it may stay depressed for some time. The plunge in the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) manufacturing survey was not unexpected and actually slightly less severe than economists had anticipated, as […]

Trump Vs China is the Big News

Trump Vs China is the Big News

London and New York stocks sank on Friday after US President Donald Trump lashed out at China over the coronavirus crisis, bringing back bad memories of a damaging standoff between both countries over trade. The eurozone’s key equity markets were shut for a public holiday as were several exchanges in Asia. Investor nerves were tested […]

Boris is Back

Boris is Back

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has returned to work at Downing Street, three weeks after being admitted to hospital with coronavirus. Boris Johnson has led the nation in a minute’s silence to pay tribute to the key workers who have died in the fight against the coronavirus. The prime minister, who has returned to work after his own battle with COVID-19, […]

US Senate Reconvenes on 4 May, Leader McConnell Foresees Further Aid for States, Cities

US Senate Reconvenes on 4 May, Leader McConnell Foresees Further Aid for States, Cities

US Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell (KY) Monday predicted that Congress would approve further funding for states and cities whose budgets have been hit hard by the coronavirus chaos. “There probably will be another state and local funding bill but we need to make sure that we achieve something that will go beyond simply sending […]

President Trump’s White House Coronavirus Briefing are Off, “Not worth the time and the effort”

President Trump’s White House Coronavirus Briefing are Off, “Not worth the time and the effort”

President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence took no questions from reporters Friday during an unusually short White House coronavirus task force briefing. “What is the purpose of having White House News Conferences when the Lamestream Media asks nothing but hostile questions, and then refuses to report the truth or facts accurately?” They get record […]

Speaker Pelosi Actually Believes Her Democrat Constituents Do Not Mind Her Inflicting Pain on Them…

Speaker Pelosi Actually Believes Her Democrat Constituents Do Not Mind Her Inflicting Pain on Them…

Friday, US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) insisted that Congress’ next economic package provide billions for financially reeling state and local governments, signaling a coming dust-up as Representatives and Senators continuing their response to the coronavirus chaos. “There will not be a bill without state and local aid“, Speaker Pelosi told reporters. Suggesting that she […]

Several States Planning to Reopen, Georgia is in the Spotlight

Several States Planning to Reopen, Georgia is in the Spotlight

From Tennessee, Texas to Ohio and Montana, states around the country have announced plans to reopen over the next 2 wks. Their plans have drawn criticism from health experts who warn that a premature easing of stay-at-home guidelines could trigger a rise in coronavirus cases. Georgia Republican Governor Brian Kemp has cleared the way for gyms, […]

The ‘Masked Marauders’ after 3 Weeks of Pleading for ‘Pork’ Passed the Bill to Aid America’s Small Businesses

The ‘Masked Marauders’ after 3 Weeks of Pleading for ‘Pork’ Passed the Bill to Aid America’s Small Businesses

Thursday, the Democrat controlled House passed a $484-B interim coronavirus bill that includes additional money for the small-business loan program, as well as for hospitals and testing, making way for the legislation to become law by Friday. The bill includes more than $320-B for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) created by the CARES Act passed late last month. The program, […]

Majority of Americans Back President Trump’s Immigration Ban (Video)

Majority of Americans Back President Trump’s Immigration Ban (Video)

Monday, President Trump announced a temporary ban on immigration Monday that a poll from 3 days ago revealed had 70% support among voters. “70% of registered voters believe the federal government should place a temporary ban on allowing people from any other country to enter the United States,” according to the latest Rasmussen Reports poll conducted last […]

Phase 3.5 Coronavirus Stimulus Bill at $484-B, Lawmakers Agree

Phase 3.5 Coronavirus Stimulus Bill at $484-B, Lawmakers Agree

Update: The Us Senate Tuesday unanimously approved $484-M in new relief for the US economy and hospitals hammered by the coronavirus pandemic, sending the measure to the House of Representatives for final passage Thursday, and immediate signing into law by President Trump. The Trump Administration and Senate officials are closing in on a new coronavirus […]

Politics: We are doing it wrong

Politics: We are doing it wrong

Politics in the modern era has descended into a war of sound bites and Tweets. No longer are there deep philosophical arguments exploring ideas and direction. There is just short, sharp jabs and while they are entertaining they are not moving humanity forward. Case in point, the Coronavirus China was wrong to cover it up, […]

COVID-19 is Not Really a Pandemic as Pandemics Go…

COVID-19 is Not Really a Pandemic as Pandemics Go…

…it is a Power, Profit, Control Pandemic. The economic collapse is a result of precisely engineered governmental policies though those policies appear to be in the public’s best interest. COVID-19 meets the technical definition of a pandemic, and the World Health Organization (WHO) declare it so. However, the death toll is nowhere near that of real […]

Moderate Congressional Democrats Want Quick Deal on Small-business Coronavirus Aid

Moderate Congressional Democrats Want Quick Deal on Small-business Coronavirus Aid

Friday, 15 moderate Democrats, the Key to their party’s control of the US House of Representatives urge Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to move quickly to replenish a fund to help small businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, with “No Excuses” saying other party priorities can wait. Both Democrats and Republicans did not end the stalemate […]

The ‘Main Street’ Lending Program, Who Got the Money so Far

The ‘Main Street’ Lending Program, Who Got the Money so Far

$RUTH $SHAK Over 2 wks, the US government pledged $350-B to Main Street businesses across America desperate for cash after coronavirus lockdowns. A picture is emerging of who got the money. More than 25% of the total went to fewer than 2% of the firms that got relief. They include a number of publicly traded […]

Americans are Agitated, Want the Country Reopened

Americans are Agitated, Want the Country Reopened

$TEVA “The coronavirus was an unexpected gift to blow the best financial record ever by this President, sure and it is sad many folks died, but they also die with the flu…” –R. Charles Murray Top Israeli Professor Claims Simple Stats Show Virus Plays Itself Out after 70 DaysProfessor Yitzhak Ben Israel of Tel Aviv […]

“May is the ‘Transition’ Month, the Economy Will Resume”

“May is the ‘Transition’ Month, the Economy Will Resume”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Friday, the White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow that May will be a “transition month” for the United States while it recovers from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, but he “firmly” believes the economy will improve from its sudden closures.  “We will get to the other side and we […]

Democrats Blame President Trump for the Economic and Health Consequences of the Coronavirus Crisis, Do Not Be Fooled!

Democrats Blame President Trump for the Economic and Health Consequences of the Coronavirus Crisis, Do Not Be Fooled!

Do not be fooled by the latest attack by Speaker Pelosi & Company on President Trump. The truth is Democrats are exploiting this public health crisis in a desperate attempt to damage the President before the November election. As the coronavirus assault on the US appears to be peaking, Democrats are ramping up efforts to […]

President Donald J. Trump, the Democrats and Elite Republicans ‘Hate’ Him

President Donald J. Trump, the Democrats and Elite Republicans ‘Hate’ Him

Treating the President with disrespect is an American tradition since John Adams, a founding father. Perhaps, it started with Revolutionary War Patriots and other non-Loyalists reviling King George III and British rule of the American colonies. Thomas Jefferson Vs the Federalists was not pretty either, as it seems the fatherhood of Sally Hemings’ children was […]

The Next Front in This War is to Open Up America, ‘The People’ Demand It

The Next Front in This War is to Open Up America, ‘The People’ Demand It

Wednesday, President Trump that data indicates the US is “past the peak” of the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic. He said the numbers have “put us in a very strong position to finalize guidelines for states on reopening the country.” “Based on the latest data, our team of experts believes we can begin the next front in […]

President Trump, “We are Doing a Very Thorough Exam of China’s Wuhan Lab”

President Trump, “We are Doing a Very Thorough Exam of China’s Wuhan Lab”

“We are doing a very thorough examination of this horrible situation that happened.” President Trump refused to comment about reports the the US intel has a high level of confidence the coronavirus pandemic emanated from a Wuhan, China, virology lab. The intel suggests that a Wuhan laboratory with lax safety protocols infected an intern with […]

President Trump Setting Up to Adjourn Congress and Make Recess Appointments

President Trump Setting Up to Adjourn Congress and Make Recess Appointments

Wednesday, President Trump threatened to use his “constitutional authority” to adjourn both chambers of Congress so he can make recess appointments and fill vacant positions within his administration, which he argued is more urgent amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The Senate should either fulfill its duty and vote on my nominees or it should formally adjourn […]

President Trump says, “I am halting funding for the World Health Organization”

President Trump says, “I am halting funding for the World Health Organization”

Tuesday, President Trump announced he is halting funding for the World Health Organization (WHO) pending a review of its response to the initial coronavirus outbreak after the organization criticized his travel restrictions to China. President Trump accused the WHO of “severely mismanaging and covering up” the coronavirus crisis, specifically the initial outbreak in Wuhan, China. He took […]

President Trump Vs Some Governors, the President Wins!

President Trump Vs Some Governors, the President Wins!

President Trump has declared his latest “Me Vs Them” war portraying himself as the Commander in Chief overseeing a hand full of insurgent Democrat governors. In the United States there may be a dust-up emerging between President Trump and some state governors from the East and the West coasts, who Monday banded together in 2 […]

America is Ready to Go Back to Work!

America is Ready to Go Back to Work!

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX President Trump is planning “very important announcements” in the next day or 2 about reopening the US economy and is considering a “rolling” re-entry in certain parts of the country, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday.  “I do not want to front-run his views, I don’t want to […]

President Trump Declares ‘Total Authority’ in Reopening States

President Trump Declares ‘Total Authority’ in Reopening States

Governors of a few states on the East and West coasts announced plans to reopen their states from coronavirus shutdowns at the weekend, President Trump declared he has “total authority.” “When somebody, the President of the United States has the authority, that authority is total!” President Trump said during Monday’s coronavirus task force daily press briefing. “And that’s […]

President Trump Wants to Open as Much as Possible in May

President Trump Wants to Open as Much as Possible in May

With the economy rapidly unraveling and nearly 17-M Americans having filed for unemployment The Trump Administration is pushing to reopen the country by 1 May. Monday, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin said he and his team have selected 100 business leaders to join a Special Task Force dedicated to re-opening the economy after the coronavirus crisis passes. […]

All 50 US States Under Disaster Declaration For 1st Time in History

All 50 US States Under Disaster Declaration For 1st Time in History

For the 1st time in US history, all 50 States are under a major disaster declaration. Wyoming became 1 of the last states to receive the declaration for the coronavirus outbreak at the weekend. Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon wrote a letter Thursday to formally request the declaration, stating it “will help us to prepare and mobilize […]

President Trump Announces OPEC+ Agree to Nearly 10-M BPD Cut

President Trump Announces OPEC+ Agree to Nearly 10-M BPD Cut

Sunday, President Trump lauded a deal among the world’s Top Crude Oil producers to cut global petroleum output, saying it will save jobs in the US energy industry. “This will save hundreds of thousands of energy jobs in the United States,” President Trump said, adding that he thanked and congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin and […]

The UN Continue to Prove that it Is a Useless Organization of ‘Self Serving Diplomats’

The UN Continue to Prove that it Is a Useless Organization of ‘Self Serving Diplomats’

Last week, the United Nations gave the world more proof that they are utterly useless by appointing Jian Duan, a Communist Chinese government official, to its Human Rights Council panel (UNHRC). The UN Human Rights Council Conservative Group is a panel that decides who human rights investigators will be from all around the world. These […]

Communist China’s ‘Day of Reckoning’ Looms

Communist China’s ‘Day of Reckoning’ Looms

The Chinese Communist regime is going to face “a day of reckoning” for the global coronavirus pandemic, not only killed Americans but damaging its economy. The Big Q that is being debated in Washington now about holding China financially responsible for America’s health crisis and corresponding economic impact. When we find evidence and we will find […]

US Aid/Relief Small Business Loans Being Approved, Money Being Dispersed Quickly

US Aid/Relief Small Business Loans Being Approved, Money Being Dispersed Quickly

By Friday, the US government had approved 661,000 loans to small businesses totaling $168-B under a program to address the fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic. A $2.3-T economic aid/relief program enacted last month under the CARES Act allocated $349-B to loans to small businesses hurt by the health crisis that can be turned into […]

President Trump Turns Up the Heat on the UN’s World Health Organization

President Trump Turns Up the Heat on the UN’s World Health Organization

Friday, President Trump accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of helping the Chinese communist regime to conceal the number of its citizens that have been infected by its latest virus. “I do believe they knew,” the president said at Friday’s briefing of the coronavirus task force, suggesting that the WHO was aware that President Xi […]

Wake Up America!

Wake Up America!

By Tim Besmer, Sr. China’s Bio weapon, and Nancy Pelosi… My wife Angie will tell you that I study history and world events fluently every day. I have studied China for many years. To get answers I need to question, I call many I know in Washington on Capitol Hill from my tenure on 2 […]

President Trump, “We cannot to have a cure that is worse than the disease”

President Trump, “We cannot to have a cure that is worse than the disease”

Friday, President Trump said that determining when it will be safe to drop social distancing guidelines to stop the spread of the coronavirus is “the biggest decision I’ve ever had to make.”   President Trump spent much of Friday’s briefing by the coronavirus task force addressing the question of when the country could expect to […]

White House ‘Health Czar’ Vastly Overestimated the Virus Death Toll

White House ‘Health Czar’ Vastly Overestimated the Virus Death Toll

By 17 March 2020, COVID-19 coronavirus triggered mass hysteria in the United States. Countries around the world, including the US quarantined, closed borders, implemented curfews and recommended or enforced isolation of the populations. Here is the list of Shelter in Place orders in the US to date The Big Q: Are people infected, are people […]

President Trump, “It is not necessary to test everyone before opening up”

President Trump, “It is not necessary to test everyone before opening up”

America will never be able to test everyone for the coronavirus before opening up the US economy again, and it will not be necessary to do so, President Trump said Thursday. The task force is planning to have the US ramp up its already world-class testing reach to underreported areas, including hard-hit minority communities that might […]

Approval of President Trump’s Handling of the Economy Rose to 52%, the Highest Mark of his Presidency

Approval of President Trump’s Handling of the Economy Rose to 52%, the Highest Mark of his Presidency

The coronavirus pandemic has thrown the American economy into a deep contraction and sent unemployment soaring, but Americans approve of President Trump’s handling of the health crisis. Approval of President Trump’s handling of the economy rose to 52%, the highest mark of his Presidency, CNBC’s “All America” survey showed Wednesday. That is up from 49% in December. […]

CARES Act: “Virus Aid Direct Deposits Go Out Next Week”

CARES Act: “Virus Aid Direct Deposits Go Out Next Week”

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told House Democrats that direct deposits to Americans will begin next week under the coronavirus aid/relief package. He also told the lawmakers that $98-B has been approved for small business retention under a program The Trump Administration wants Congress to bolster with another $250-B in a vote expected Thursday. The comments […]

President Trump’s Team Making Preparations to End the Shutdown

President Trump’s Team Making Preparations to End the Shutdown

President Trump is hinting at a 2nd task force responsible for getting Americans back to work. This task force should prepare the country to reopen, with new tools to fight the virus. Remember, President Trump said he wants the country “opened up and just raring to go by Easter” and his team is making preparations […]

President Trump is Working with Private Sector to Reopen America and Kickstart the Economy

President Trump is Working with Private Sector to Reopen America and Kickstart the Economy

President Trump continues to want to reopen the nation’s economy as soon as possible, and is working “hand-in-glove” with the private sector to make that happen, National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said Tuesday.  “This is not a total government-run operation,” Mr. Kudlow said on TV. “We are cooperating with the private sector. They are […]

President Trump’s Phase 4 Stimulus to Focus on Infrastructure, No ‘Green New Deal’

President Trump’s Phase 4 Stimulus to Focus on Infrastructure, No ‘Green New Deal’

President Trump indicated Monday that Americans will need more aid during the stark pandemic and economic shutdown, including another round of direct impact payments, and Wall Street executives are reportedly putting the total of a Phase 4 bill in the neighborhood of $1.5-T. Among the priorities for Trump are infrastructure, “but not the Green New Deal” […]

SBA Virus Lending Program Enhanced by Fed and Treasury

SBA Virus Lending Program Enhanced by Fed and Treasury

The Fed and the Treasury to buy debt issued by banks that lend through a $349-B government program designed to help small businesses impacted by the coronavirus. The Small Business Administration (SBA) Friday processed more than 28,000 loans through 1,200 local lenders worth $5.4-B. Now, those lenders that originated the loans will see the government […]

“We are sparing no expense to win this War!”

“We are sparing no expense to win this War!”

We are sparing no expense to win this war President Trump said Monday at the White House briefing. “We have the best doctors, the best military leaders, and the best logistics professionals anywhere in the world,” President Trump said. “And we are orchestrating a massive federal response unlike anything our country has ever seen or […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Coronavirus Broke Globalism

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Coronavirus Broke Globalism

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Just In: Southeast Asian stock markets inched higher Monday, tracking global equities that gained due to a slowdown in coronavirus-related deaths and new infections Last Week’s US Stock Market View Technical Analysis: The action in the major US stock indexes over the past few sessions was almost identical as large-cap […]

President Trump is Getting America Ready to ‘Go Back to Work’

President Trump is Getting America Ready to ‘Go Back to Work’

Sunday, President Trump expressed hope that the United States is seeing a “leveling-off” of the coronavirus crisis in some of the nation’s Hot Spots, saying Americans were starting to see “the light at the end of the tunnel.” New York, the hardest-hit state, reported Sunday that for the 1st time in a week, deaths had […]

Fed’s Bullard, “There is a lot of potential for this relief program to be successful”

Fed’s Bullard, “There is a lot of potential for this relief program to be successful”

Sunday, St. Louis Fed President said the $2.2-T economic relief bill approved by Congress was appropriately sized and that a further relief effort may not be needed if support efforts are well executed. “I felt like this one was well-sized for the situation,” St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on TV when asked if […]

Tariffs on Oil Imports to Protect US Energy Workers, President Trump says, “I couldn’t care less about OPEC”

Tariffs on Oil Imports to Protect US Energy Workers, President Trump says, “I couldn’t care less about OPEC”

$USO Saturday, President Trump said he would impose tariffs on crude imports if he has to “protect” US energy workers from the Crude Oil price dive that has been exacerbated by a war between Russia and Saudi Arabia over market share. “If I have to do tariffs on oil coming from outside or if I […]

President Trump Considering a 2nd WH Coronavirus Task Force to Re-open the Country Faster

President Trump Considering a 2nd WH Coronavirus Task Force to Re-open the Country Faster

Saturday, President Trump said he is thinking about creating a 2nd coronavirus task force focused on reopening the country for business. The President detailed his desire to reopen the country during a White House press briefing. “We have to open our country,” President Trump said,“the cure cannot be worse than the problem itself.” President Trump […]

President Trump Will Request More Relief if Small Business Funds Not Enough

President Trump Will Request More Relief if Small Business Funds Not Enough

Saturday, President Trump said he would ask Congress for more aid/relief money to support small businesses if the funds allocated under the $2.2-T coronavirus stimulus package runs short. President Trump Tweeted Saturday: “I will immediately ask Congress for more money to support small businesses under the #PPPloan if the allocated money runs out. So far, way […]

‘Painful’ Economy Will Turn Around in Weeks

‘Painful’ Economy Will Turn Around in Weeks

Friday, President Trump senior economic advisor Larry Kudlow said the United States’ economic situation will continue to be painful throughout upcoming weeks because of the damages caused by the coronavirus pandemic, but conditions may start to turn around in the next 4 to 8 wks, “This is not going to last throughout the year,” Mr. […]

Crude Oil Responds to President Trump’s Efforts to Stabilize the World Market

Crude Oil Responds to President Trump’s Efforts to Stabilize the World Market

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $USO $OIL $VXX Friday afternoon, President Trump met with Big Oil company executives at the White House to discuss this Oil price decline threatening their businesses, brought on by the coronavirus outbreak and a Saudi-Russia price war. “We will work this out and we will get our energy business back,” President Trump […]

Pressure is On UN’s WHO Chief to Step Down for Helping China Cover-up its Virus Attack

Pressure is On UN’s WHO Chief to Step Down for Helping China Cover-up its Virus Attack

The Fog of War obscures much about the novel coronavirus pandemic. But 2 facts are certain, 1) China’s Communist authorities have lied, concealed and misled about the origins of the epidemic and the toll of the virus in China, and 2) the World Health Organization has acted as Beijing’s handmaid. The result: The global toll of this […]

President Trump Warns Iran and Company Against Attacking US in Iraq

President Trump Warns Iran and Company Against Attacking US in Iraq

Wednesday, President Trump warned Iran and its proxies against attacking US troops or assets in Iraq, citing a possible “sneak attack”, and it appears Iran has stood down. “Upon information and belief, Iran or its proxies are planning a sneak attack on US troops and/or assets in Iraq. If this happens, Iran will pay a […]

President Trump Deploying Military in His ‘Counternarcotics Operation’

President Trump Deploying Military in His ‘Counternarcotics Operation’

President Trump, anticipating a rise of drug abuse in the US due to the global coronavirus pandemic, has marshaled the DoD t for “enhanced counternarcotics operations” at the southwestern border Wednesday. President Trump spoke about increased drug abuse issues stemming from this health crisis, particularly unemployment and depression. Now the US Navy and Air Force […]

President Trump is the Man to Run the Country in This ‘National Emergency’

President Trump is the Man to Run the Country in This ‘National Emergency’

Throughout this national emergency President Trump has continuously shown Americans that he is the right man to lead the nation. From the beginning we have seen President Trump’s best qualities. A while ago, the Quinnipiac poll asked Americans about the President’s best attributes. The public said he was a “strong person” (62%) and that he “is intelligent” […]

Stop UN’s WHO Funding for Helping Communist China Cover Up Coronavirus Outbreak

Stop UN’s WHO Funding for Helping Communist China Cover Up Coronavirus Outbreak

Tuesday, Senator Rick Scott, (R-FL) called for Congress to investigate the World Health Organization (WHO) and consider cutting its funding, saying the group was “helping Communist China cover up” the coronavirus outbreak. “The mission of the WHO is to get public health information to the world so every country can make the best decisions to […]

The Coronavirus Will Change America

The Coronavirus Will Change America

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX America is at War President Trump is commanding and the nation’s governors, mayors and industry leaders are acting in concert to mobilization efforts for the major conflict. As with all major Wars, this will change how Americans think, engage with the world, and behave. Since WWII, Western leaders have embraced globalization, governed by rules for equitable competition, […]

President Trump’s Mileage Standards to Shreds Hussein Obama’s Climate Regulations

President Trump’s Mileage Standards to Shreds Hussein Obama’s Climate Regulations

$GM $F $FCAU President Trump to relax ambitious Hussein Obama-era vehicle mileage standards and raise the ceiling on damaging fossil fuel emissions for years to come, gutting 1 of the United States’ single-biggest regulation for climate change. The Trump Administration is expected to release a final rule Tuesday on mileage standards through Y 2026, watering […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, World Vs Coronavirus

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, World Vs Coronavirus

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX $JPM Just in: JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) says the stock market rout has probably past its worst now. Again, there is something really different about the COVIS-19 coronavirus and the world’s reaction to it, the reaction is unprecedented, and scary. The past 4 wks have seen huge responses not only from central […]

The Coronavirus is Changing US Voters Opinions

The Coronavirus is Changing US Voters Opinions

The most important finding of this new national poll shows that the majority of voters support the President for his handling of the coronavirus national emergency at one of the most difficult times in American history The results of this just completed national survey of 1,000 likely voters (+/-3.1% at 95% C.I. taken 23-26 March), […]

Sentiment is a Volatile Motivator

Sentiment is a Volatile Motivator

$VXX $USD $GBP $EUR $XAU $GLD Keeping tabs on the overall market correlation across assets on the risk or safe haven side was my focus at the weekend. Even though things eased last week with over $5-T in sidelined cash coming back in just 4 days, circumstances might see it snap back into the Bear’s […]