Here is What is in the $2.2-T Coronavirus Aid/Stimulus Package

Here is What is in the $2.2-T  Coronavirus Aid/Stimulus Package

Friday, the House of Representatives approved a $2.2-T aid/stimulus bill to alleviate economic devastation of the coronavirus pandemic and sent it to President Trump to sign into law, he signed it, it is now the law. Below are Key elements of the bill and the cost estimates provided by the Committee for a Responsible Federal […]

President Trump has Signed the American Aid/Stimulus Bill

President Trump has Signed the American Aid/Stimulus Bill

Friday afternoon, President Trump signed the $2.2-T American Aid/Stimulus bill, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this week to support businesses, rush resources to overburdened healthcare providers and help struggling families during this coronavirus epidemic. President Trump moved quickly to halt an economic free fall caused by behavioral restrictions meant to slow the spread […]

“My work shows that the ‘machine’ selling over the past 4 wks to Monday has peaked”

“My work shows that the ‘machine’ selling over the past 4 wks to Monday has peaked”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $BLK $CS $JPM Stocks extended their rally after the Senate and Fed took unprecedented measures to protect the US economy from the coronavirus shock, with Black Rock (NYSE:BLK), Credit Swiss (NYSE:CS) and other big Wall Street banks said Thursday night that the major US stock market indexes marked at an inflection […]

President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for the state of Illinois

President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for the state of Illinois

President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for the state of Illinois in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The president’s declaration paves the way for additional federal assistance for the state, which is one of the hardest hit during the crisis. The order releases funding for crisis counseling for affected individuals in […]

Massive Wartime Investment in Nation Approved in Senate, House to Follow

Massive Wartime Investment in Nation Approved in Senate, House to Follow

The Senate will vote on the $2-T package later Wednesday and the House of Representatives is expected to follow suit soon after. “This is a wartime level of investment into our nation,” Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in a speech announcing the pact after days of negotiations between Republican and Democratic lawmakers, Treasury […]

White House Has Not Discussed a National Lockdown

White House Has Not Discussed a National Lockdown

The White House Coronavirus Task Force has at “no point” discussed a nationwide lockdown or stay-at-home order, Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday afternoon.  “What we’ve done is publish the President’s coronavirus guidelines,” VP Pence said, in response to a viewer’s question. “I have got them right here and I recommend them to everybody’s attention. […]

White House Now Saying Stimulus Could Exceed $10-T

White House Now Saying Stimulus Could Exceed $10-T

$BX $ICE President Trump and Top White House officials during a phone call with Wall Street executives Tuesday suggested the size of the stimulus package related to the coronavirus pandemic could hit $10-T+ and even exceed that figure. President Trump early Tuesday said he hoped to have the economy reopen by Easter, “we are opening […]

Donald J. Trump has Become a Wartime President: “Praise the Lord, He Passed Us the Ammunition”

Donald J. Trump has Become a Wartime President: “Praise the Lord, He Passed Us the Ammunition”

$BAYRY Never before have the American People been affected by such a catastrophe, as no war has or will have the effect of a virus such as COVID-19 worldwide.  In essence, the $21-T+ American economy at a standstill with millions of American families wondering how they will survive economically. About 40% live paycheck to paycheck […]

The Democrats Tack On ‘Pork’ to the American Aid Bill, Disgraceful

The Democrats Tack On ‘Pork’ to the American Aid Bill, Disgraceful

Congressional Democrats are holding the American Aid bill “hostage” to “implement socialist policies” as citizens and businesses struggle with fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The 11 Democratic demands include the following: $300-M in funding for public broadcasting; Expansive new tax credits for solar and wind energy; New emissions standards for airlines and a requirement for full […]

Democrats Pelosi and Schumer Willing to Risk American Lives Over Partisan Politics

Democrats Pelosi and Schumer Willing to Risk American Lives Over Partisan Politics

Republicans are accusing Democrats of using the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to push unrelated political issues, aka tack on pork, with to the American Aid legislation, as the 2 sides failed to reach an agreement Sunday night to advance the bill that will provide relief to American businesses and families struggling as a result of the virus outbreak. […]

Congress Must Embrace Non-partisan Proposals to Combat This Economic Crisis Caused by China’s Virus

Congress Must Embrace Non-partisan Proposals to Combat This Economic Crisis Caused by China’s Virus

$USO $BA In this time of global crisis and economic uncertainty, both Democrats and Republicans have been seeking to exploit the China Virus pandemic in pursuit of partisan policy objectives. Bad policy! The Washington Free Beacon has come up with 10 elements to fix and shield the US economy from the WHO/China Virus crisis. Congress should […]

President Trump’s China Virus Stimulus Package Now at $2-T Plus in Phase 3

President Trump’s China Virus Stimulus Package Now at $2-T Plus in Phase 3

The coronavirus economic stimulus package being negotiated in a late session by the Senate Saturday will exceed $2-T, according to estimates by the White House National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow. “The package is coming in at about 10% of GDP,” Mr. Kudlow said. “It is very large.” That would mean more than $2-T, a reporter […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating on His Handling of Coronavirus Spikes

President Trump’s Approval Rating on His Handling of Coronavirus Spikes

A newly released poll has found that President Trump’s approval rating for how he has handled the coronavirus outbreak has spiked over the last week. “In the new poll, 55% of Americans approve of the President’s management of the crisis, compared to 43% who disapprove,” it was reported. “Trump’s approval on this issue is up […]

President Trump Takes Key Safety Measures at the Borders to Prevent Further Spread of the Coronavirus

President Trump Takes Key Safety Measures at the Borders to Prevent Further Spread of the Coronavirus

“I will never hesitate to take any necessary steps to protect the lives, health, and safety of the American people. I will always put the wellbeing of America first.“– President Donald J. Trump President Trump is taking action at our Northern and Southern borders to prevent further spread of the coronavirus in the United States. […]

Schumer Already Trying to Tack On ‘Bad Ideas’ to the GOP’s American Family First Aid Legislation

Schumer Already Trying to Tack On ‘Bad Ideas’ to the GOP’s American Family First Aid Legislation

The Democrats’ are proposing the same student loan forgiveness pitch failed Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren made on the campaign trail. College student loan forgiveness is a ‘bad idea’ because the prevailing attitudes among dead beat students and many of their parents that since the government is owed the money, there will be a way out […]

The US To Reassess its Trade with China in Wake of Coronavirus Outbreak

The US To Reassess its Trade with China in Wake of Coronavirus Outbreak

The US and the West cannot be dependent upon China for Key pharmaceuticals, President Trump’s policies are changing that and bring the API and medical equipment manufacturing home. Thursday, Fred Fleitz, the President of the Center for Security Policy, told the press that the US must make “some very serious demands on China” regarding the […]

McConnell’s Family and Business Aid Legislation Taking Shape, No Democrat ‘Pork’ Tack Ons Allowed

McConnell’s Family and Business Aid Legislation Taking Shape, No Democrat ‘Pork’ Tack Ons Allowed

Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released a huge stimulus plan to prop up consumers, companies and local governments bending under the economic consequences of the world-wide coronavirus pandemic. A centerpiece of the package is tax rebates to individuals of $1,200 and $2,400 for married couples. Rebates are completely phased out for taxpayers with incomes exceeding […]

Republican Lawmakers Put American Families 1st, Aid is on the Way

Republican Lawmakers Put American Families 1st, Aid is on the Way

The Senate voted to approve a 2nd coronavirus aid bill Wednesday, paving the way for lawmakers to turn their attention to a 3rd proposal that could include direct payments to Americans. The legislation, dubbed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, passed in a 90-8 vote in the Senate, and President Trump signed it into law Wednesday evening. The bill […]

If You are Expecting President Trump to ‘Blow up’ Politically, You Will Be Disappointed

If You are Expecting President Trump to ‘Blow up’ Politically, You Will Be Disappointed

It is not impossible to evaluate the political impact of the coronavirus on President Trump’s election campaign. We can see from the Chinese experience that the incidence and impact of the disease is abating, luckily for President Xi. The Trump Administration will not let China off the hook on its dishonesty and negligence in exporting […]

President Trump’s Labeling COVID-19 as a “Chinese Virus” is Correct

President Trump’s Labeling COVID-19 as a “Chinese Virus” is Correct

If any 1 country deserves to have the name “Chinese” attached to a pandemic, it’s China, which did all it could to conceal the outbreak rather than contain it. For weeks, China covered up the coronavirus pandemic. And in the days and weeks after the crisis became evident, China left its airports and borders open, […]

President Trump’s Stimulus Plans Boost Investor Confidence

President Trump’s Stimulus Plans Boost Investor Confidence

$SPY, $DIA, $OIL Over the past month, equity markets and financial assets broadly, have been attempting to price in the dual shock of a pandemic and the sudden collapse in Crude Oil prices Volatility stemming from the outbreak has seen the DJIA move up or down by 1000 pts or more for 7 days running, […]

White House Activating Military to Augment Virus Medical Response

White House Activating Military to Augment Virus Medical Response

The Pentagon is activating Navy hospital ships USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) and USNS Comfort (T-AH-20) as part of the Defense Department’s domestic response to the spreading COVID-19 virus, USNI News has learned. “We’ve already given orders to the Navy… to lean forward in terms of getting them ready to deploy,” Secretary of Defense Mark Esper told reporters Tuesday. The White […]

Congress Considering Cash ‘Handouts’ to American Households

Congress Considering Cash ‘Handouts’ to American Households

Cash handouts to all American households is gaining support in Congress as the best way to shore up an economy brought to a near-standstill by the coronavirus. Senator Tom Cotton (R:AK) said he is working on legislation that would provide cash stipends to American households. Several House Democrats back sending $1,000.00 checks as the best […]

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

The United States could pump $800-B or more into the economy to minimize damage from the coronavirus outbreak if Congress passes a payroll tax holiday through year end, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Monday. “We have an enormous fiscal plan. It’s at least $800 billion and maybe more,” Mr. Kudlow told reporters, totaling up actions already taken […]

President Trump Has No Plans to Demote Fed’s Powell, but Knows He Can

President Trump said he has no plans to demote Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell but reminded that he has the right to. President Trump spoke at a press conference after a meeting of his coronavirus task force at the White House, revisiting his regular complaints about the Fed. “We hope the Federal Reserve will finally get on […]

Free Health Care and Education is Not Socialism

Free Health Care and Education is Not Socialism

This is a common discussion point when I talk to anyone about US Politics, I see nothing more valuable to a nation than a healthy well educated population. I do not see the provision of Health Care and Education to the Citizenry as Socialism but as part as an ongoing development of a Capitalist Society. […]

The 1 Terrifying Coronavirus Number You Have Not Heard About in the News

The 1 Terrifying Coronavirus Number You Have Not Heard About in the News

We have seen a lot of numbers and statistics of varying levels urgency. On the whole it seems Coronavirus is serious but it is not going to wipe out the planet. But there is 1 number you have not considered, how long can you survive with the amount cash or gold you have in your […]

President Trump Calls on the Full Power of the Federal Government to Protect the American People

President Trump Calls on  the Full Power of the Federal Government to Protect the American People

In his address from the Oval Office to the American people Wednesday evening President Trump suspended travel from Europe to the United States to fight coronavirus starting Friday, UK exempted. The restrictions are meant to combat the spread of the coronavirus, they do not apply to legal permanent residents of the United States, nor does […]

President Trump takes “a very strong step toward increasing domestic production by enforcing Buy American requirements for pharmaceuticals and medical supplies”

President Trump takes “a very strong step toward increasing domestic production by enforcing Buy American requirements for pharmaceuticals and medical supplies”

President Trump will announce an Executive Order insisting on American-made medical supplies and pharmaceuticals in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Time to Step Back, Focus on Investing Not Day to Day Speculation, Do Not Sell American Markets Short Today, tabloid and irresponsible journalism, is causing panic through unwise coverage that is dominating MSM, compounded by […]

President Trump Vows ‘major’ Steps to Aid US Economy

President Trump Vows ‘major’ Steps to Aid US Economy

Monday, President Trump said he will be taking “major” steps to gird the economy against the impact of a spreading coronavirus outbreak and will discuss a payroll tax cut with congressional Republicans Tuesday. “We will be discussing a possible payroll tax cut or relief, substantial relief, very substantial relief, that’s a big number,” he told […]

President Trump Will Stimulate the Economy to Mitigate the Virus Outbreak

President Trump Will Stimulate the Economy to Mitigate the Virus Outbreak

The Trump Administration to take targeted steps to stimulate the US economy due to the coronavirus outbreak that is likely to temporarily drag down some sectors, the White House said Friday and advised long term investors not to panic. Friday, President Trump signed an $8.3-B measure to help tackle the coronavirus outbreak that has killed […]

President Trump Will Not Postpone Rallies Due to the Virus

President Trump Will Not Postpone Rallies Due to the Virus

Sunday morning President Trump Tweeted praise for his administration’s response to the virus, which he called a “perfectly coordinated and fine tuned plan,” and blame for the MSM, which he said was “doing everything possible to make us look bad.” The President told reporters Saturday night that he will not be postponing his political rallies, […]

“Coronavirus Has Not Hurt President Trump’s China Trade Deal”

“Coronavirus Has Not Hurt President Trump’s China Trade Deal”

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Reuters he does not expect the coronavirus outbreak to have a material impact on the Phase 1 US-China trade deal, although that could change as more data becomes available in coming weeks. Finance officials from the world’s 20 largest economies aka G-20, said Sunday they would keep a close watch […]

President Trump’s “Your Fired” List has been Prepared

President Trump’s “Your Fired” List has been Prepared

President Trump’s allies have been putting together lists of government officials considered disloyal to him, along with pro-Trump personnel to replace them, it was reported Sunday. The lists, which have been worked on since Y 2018 but have taken on added significance since President Trump’s acquittal in the Senate impeachment trial, have been put together by supporters […]

President Trump’s Small-Business Approval Rating Hits All-Time High at 64%

President Trump’s Small-Business Approval Rating Hits All-Time High at 64%

Making and Keeping America Great! President Donald Trump’s approval rating among small-business owners reportedly has hit an all-time high. A total of 64% of small-business owners approve of the way President Trump is handling his job as President, the highest approval rating for him among entrepreneurs since CNBC and SurveyMonkey began conducting a Quarterly survey in […]

President Trump Vows to ‘Clean Up Los Angeles at Olympics Meeting

President Trump Vows to ‘Clean Up Los Angeles at Olympics Meeting

Tuesday, President Trump delved right into local issues during a briefing on preparations for the 2028 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, criticizing the city’s political leadership for failing to curtail its homelessness epidemic. President Trump said if Los Angeles does not “clean it up fast,” he will intervene. “If they can’t do it themselves, we […]

Daytona 500 Grand Marshal President Trump Commands Drivers to “Start your engines” for the ‘Great American Race’

Daytona 500 Grand Marshal President Trump Commands Drivers to “Start your engines” for the ‘Great American Race’

President Trump’s campaign took center stage at the Daytona 500 as he looks to lock down support from his base in the aftermath of the impeachment trial acquittal. The United States Air Force Thunderbirds performed a 2nd flyover after President Trump’s command. He took a parade lap around the 2.5-mile Speedway in his limousine, leading the 40-car […]

Philippines’ President Duterte says President Trump Deserves to be Re-elected

Philippines’ President Duterte says President Trump Deserves to be Re-elected

Saturday, Philippine President Duterte said that President Trump deserved to be re-elected, praising the US President’s reaction to his decision to end a Y 1951 military agreement with the United States. President Trump said Wednesday he did not mind Duterte’s decision to end the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA). Defense Secretary, Mark Esper, called the move […]

President Trump Defends His Right to Interfere in Criminal Cases

President Trump Defends His Right to Interfere in Criminal Cases

Friday, President Trump said he has “the legal right” to interfere in criminal cases, capping a tumultuous week that raised questions about whether he is eroding the independence of the US legal system. USAG William Barr’s recent criticism of President Trump was actually a “carefully staged message” to calm members of the Justice Department, that […]

Philippines Cutting Military Pact with US, President Trump says, “I do not mind”

Philippines Cutting Military Pact with US, President Trump says, “I do not mind”

Wednesday, President Trump said he did not mind Philippines President Duterte’s decision to end a decades-old military agreement with the United States President Duterte Tuesday announced termination of the 20 yr old Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA). Defense Secretary Mark Esper called the decision “unfortunate” as Washington and its allies press China to abide by “international […]

“Women are Thriving in Trump Economy”

“Women are Thriving in Trump Economy”

Rejecting the notion President Trump might struggle with the women’s vote in Y 2020, 1st daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump pointed to the administration’s gainers for women in the past 3 years. “Domestically, women are thriving like never before,” Ms. Trump said on TV. “Women are thriving in The Trump Economy and our track record, and the […]

President Trump Lauds China’s Use of the Death Penalty in Drug Trafficking Cases, which he says the US “is Ready” to Adopt

President Trump Lauds China’s Use of the Death Penalty in Drug Trafficking Cases, which he says the US “is Ready” to Adopt

President Trump praised China for giving the death penalty to drug dealers. Answering a question about fentanyl crossing the US-Mexico border during a White House event Monday. President Trump invoked conversations he had with Chinese President Xi and his country’s crackdown on dealers of the powerful synthetic opioid. “I met with President Xi on the […]

President Trump’s “Best Week Ever”

President Trump’s “Best Week Ever”

President Trump had the “best week ever,” said TV host Bill Maher. “I thought it was his best week ever,” Mr. Maher said in a TV interview Sunday. “And the most depressing week for me, as someone who’s not a fan of Donald Trump and what he’s doing to this country. “The other depressing thing about […]

President Trump Making Good On Promises to Minority Community

President Trump Making Good On Promises to Minority Community

“The person who can beat Donald Trump hasn’t been born yet.” Live-stream video bloggers and social media personalities Lynnette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, known as Diamond and Silk, praised President Trump’s for having “put his money where his mouth is.” In an interview the pair touted the “opportunity zones” program that grants tax breaks on […]

President Trump Speaks About Acquittal to American People (Video)

President Trump Speaks About Acquittal to American People (Video)

President Trump is now in full campaign mode, he will take no prisoners. President Trump called Democrats’ impeachment efforts evil and corrupt, a day after the Senate acquitted him, lifting the cloud of impeachment from his Presidency as he heads into the election campaign. “It was evil, it was corrupt, it was dirty cops, it […]

President Trump,”The State of Our Union is Stronger than Ever Before”

President Trump,”The State of Our Union is Stronger than Ever Before”

As President Trump entered the House chamber he was met with chants of “Four more years!” by Republicans He proclaimed “America’s enemies are on the run” and “the years of economic decay are over.” Tuesday night, President Trump vowed in his State of the Union address to “never let socialism destroy American healthcare.” He also vowed to […]

President Trump Hits Record 49% Approval

President Trump Hits Record 49% Approval

President Trump scored his highest job approval rating so far with 49% in a Gallup poll, which also indicated that most Americans favor acquitting him in his impeachment trial. President Trump, whose impeachment trial is expected to end after a vote Wednesday, has experienced an improved rating with Republicans and independents, while but Democrats remain overwhelmingly unfavorable. […]

President Trump’s Economic Wins Resonate With Americans

President Trump’s Economic Wins Resonate With Americans

The economic agenda of President Donald Trump is “resonating” with voters, Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., said. Senator Braun made his comments Thursday during an interview on television And Braun cited President Trump’s signing Wednesday of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement as another major economic step for the administration. “It’s a big deal,” he said. “It will […]

President Trump, “New Trade Deal With Canada, Mexico to Boost US Growth”

President Trump, “New Trade Deal With Canada, Mexico to Boost US Growth”

Wednesday, President Trump signed into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico that he said replaces the “nightmare” of a Clinton-era agreement and will keep jobs, wealth and growth in America. President Trump made renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement a priority during his Y 2016 campaign. “This […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating Highest in 3 Years

President Trump’s Approval Rating Highest in 3 Years

President Trump has recorded his highest average approval rating since 5 February 2017, according to RealClearPolitics. Trump’s average approval rating of 10 national polls now stands at 45.6%, the website reported. His disapproval averages 51.7%. The figures represent the average of polls taken between 13-26 January His approval is the highest since he averaged 45.7% in […]

President Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Rally He is a Strong Defender of the Unborn

President Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Rally He is a Strong Defender of the Unborn

President Trump, making the 1st in-person address by a US President at a major anti-abortion rally in Washington, called himself a strong defender of the unborn and blasted Democrats for their “radical and extreme” positions. President Trump spoke Friday at the March for Life event as he tries to consolidate support for his re-election. The […]

President Trump’s Economic Success Impressed Davos Elites

President Trump’s Economic Success Impressed Davos Elites

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow that President Trump’s indisputable economic success very much impressed many chief executives attending the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. President Trump touted the success of the US economy in a rousing speech last Tuesday.  In a wide-ranging address pitched to appeal to the Davos crowd, touting the achievements […]

States That Backed Donald Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Clinton Supporters

States That Backed Donald Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Clinton Supporters

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The States that backed Republican President Trump in Y 2016 have enjoyed faster growth last year than states that supported Democrat Hillary Clinton, a Yelp index shows. Five of the 7 fastest-growing states in the US during Y 2019 went Red in the last Presidential election, according to a trend tracked […]

President Trump to Debut Pro-Life Coalition

President Trump to Debut Pro-Life Coalition

President Trump’s re-election campaign is unveiling a pro-life coalition Friday to help drive pro-life voters to the polls. The “Pro-Life Voices for Trump” coalition will be led by Susan B. Anthony List President Marjorie Dannenfelser. “From appointing pro-life judges to defunding Planned Parenthood, President Trump’s track record demonstrates he is the most pro-life President in […]

President Trump Hammers Fed at Davos Forum

President Trump Hammers Fed at Davos Forum

$BA  United States’ GDP growth would have climbed closer to 4% if the effects of Federal Reserve rate hikes had not held on, President Trump said in a TV interview from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday. “That was a big blip that should not have taken place,” President Trump told CNBC’s Joe Kernen. […]

This Bull Market Does Not Care About the Trump Impeachment Hoax/Drama

This Bull Market Does Not Care About the Trump Impeachment Hoax/Drama

President Trump’s answer to impeachment: The Economy The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has started. But our financial markets do not care much about it. In part this is because the result is certain, President Trump is exonerated. Meanwhile, the President’s twitter feed has been very active on trade. This time it was French […]

President Trump to Crackdown on Birth Tourism

President Trump to Crackdown on Birth Tourism

The Trump Administration is planning to crack down on the practice of birth tourism, where thousands of foreign pregnant women enter the US on a visa, give birth to children who automatically gain American citizenship, and then take the babies back home or to another country. The move comes as President Trump continues to buckle […]

Trump Tax Cut 2.0 in the Works

Trump Tax Cut 2.0 in the Works

The White House continues to work on a tax-cut plan in hope that Republican lawmakers will be in control of Congress after the Y 2020 elections, President Trump’s top economic aide Larry Kudlow said. “I am still running a process of Tax Cuts 2.0,” Mr. Kudlow said in a TV interview Wednesday. “We’re many months away.” The […]

2020: Border Wall, Mexico Will Pay for It

2020: Border Wall, Mexico Will Pay for It

President Trump vowed he will get Mexico to pay for the border wall, saying an announcement will come during the 2020 Presidential election campaign. “By the way, they think they caught me,” President Trump said, pointing to the media during his campaign rally Tuesday night in Milwaukee. “They never catch us. “Because, you know Mexico’s paying for the […]

2020: US-China Trade Deal Fully Enforceable

2020: US-China Trade Deal Fully Enforceable

Documents to be released Wednesday will show skeptics that a Phase 1 US-China trade agreement will be fully enforceable, including a pledge by China to refrain from manipulating its currency, USTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday. President Trump is due to sign the trade pact with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He at a ceremony at […]

President Trump Wants $7.2-B More From Pentagon for Wall

President Trump Wants $7.2-B More From Pentagon for Wall

President Trump plans to divert an additional $7.2-B in Pentagon funds for his promised border wall, reports. The Trump Administration Friday touted the 100th mile of border wall to be built since the President took office in Y 2017, a project partly funded by military construction and other federal funds after President Trump declared a national […]

Florida Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Spitting on Man Wearing MAGA Cap

Florida Man Sentenced to 90 Days for Spitting on Man Wearing MAGA Cap

Careful anti-Trumpers the worm has turned. Spitting on President Trump and his “deplorable” supporters, and and will cost anti-Trumpers 90 days in jail, 12 months probation, and cost you almost $1,000 on a charge of battery, if not $15,000 in a civil lawsuit. A Vero Beach, Florida, judge sentenced a registered Democrat to that time in the […]

87% of Republicans Back President Trump on Iran

87% of Republicans Back President Trump on Iran

The Trump Administration’s de-escalation of Iranian tension has become a divisive partisan issue, according to the latest ABC News/Ipsos poll released Sunday. Overwhelmingly, almost unanimously in opposing directions, 87% percent of Republicans back Trump on Iran, while 90% of Democrats do not, according to the poll. One point of 2-party agreement in the divisive poll results is 93% of respondents have […]

See Stronger Economy, Higher Growth in This Election Year…Headed “Back to the 3% Growth Zone”

See Stronger Economy, Higher Growth in This Election Year…Headed “Back to the 3% Growth Zone”

$SPY White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow believes the US economy will continue to grow at a robust pace as the Y 2020 election season proceeds. “This continuing Bull market run indicates a lot of investor, consumer and business confidence, in my judgment,” Mr. Kudlow said. Early in Fridays session, the DJIA broke above 29,000 for […]

2020: America First, USMCA, China Trade Deal ‘Phase 1’ Could Come Back-to-Back

2020: America First, USMCA, China Trade Deal ‘Phase 1’ Could Come Back-to-Back

 2 of the “biggest and best trade deals ever in American history” could be signed within a week of each other, according to assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy Peter Navarro.  The US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will likely pass the Senate, with a bipartisan vote, as early as this […]

President Trump Will Respond If Iran Does Not Back Down

President Trump Will Respond If Iran Does Not Back Down

President Trump is prepared to “respond appropriately” if Iran does not de-escalate its actions in response to the US for killing 1 of its most powerful figures, General Qassem Soleimani, in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday morning. He said on TV that General Soleimani, the head of Iran’s […]

President Trump: “Happy to have an impeachment trial in the Senate, have done nothing wrong.”

President Trump: “Happy to have an impeachment trial in the Senate, have done nothing wrong.”

President Trump said Tuesday he would be happy to have a trial in the US Senate following his impeachment by the Democratic-led House of Representatives, but that he did not really care. “I don’t really care. It doesn’t matter. As far as I’m concerned I’d be very happy with a trial because we did nothing […]

President Trump Sends World a Message: “Don’t tread on me”

President Trump Sends World a Message: “Don’t tread on me”

President Trump’s “don’t tread on me” response to the militia insurgency at the US Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, was justifiably forceful, sending a message to the world, according to former NYPD Commissioner Bernie Kerik “I think it sends a message to the insurgents, but it also sends a message to the host government,” Mr. Kerik, […]

Notice to Iran: “Do not confuse President Trump’s patience with weakness”

Notice to Iran: “Do not confuse President Trump’s patience with weakness”

The Trump Administration’s policy toward Iran is working, and the United States is “not seeking another war in the Middle East,” State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus declared Wednesday. “We have told the Iranian regime countless times, do not confuse President [Donald] Trump’s strategic patience with weakness,” Ms. Ortagus said on TV Wednesday. Tuesday’s attack on […]

President Trump Does Not Want or Foresee War With Iran

President Trump Does Not Want or Foresee War With Iran

President Trump said Tuesday he does not want, or foresee, war with Iran, after he earlier threatened to retaliate against the country following violent protests led by Iranian-backed militias at the US Embassy in Baghdad. Asked about the possibility of tensions spiraling into a war with Iran, President Trump told reporters at his Mar-a-Lago club […]

Key Element in ‘Phase 1’ Trade Resolution: China Implements Foreign Investment Law

Key Element in ‘Phase 1’ Trade Resolution: China Implements Foreign Investment Law

China has unveiled a regulation on implementing the foreign investment law (FDI) to better protect the legitimate rights and interests of foreign investors. Premier Li Keqiang signed a State Council decree to publish the regulation. It takes effect on 1 January 2020, the same day when the law becomes effective. As a matching regulation to […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating at 50%

President Trump’s Approval Rating at 50%

President Trump’s approval rating is at 50%, according to a new poll revealing he is winning back support with swing voters and coming out slightly ahead of the frontrunners for the Democratic Presidential nomination. “Trump is doing well and winning back support with important swing voters: Independents [42% at least somewhat approve/52% at least somewhat disapprove], […]

President Trump & Our 1st Lady’s Christmas Message: “The President and I want to wish each and every American a very Merry Christmas.”

President Trump & Our 1st Lady’s Christmas Message: “The President and I want to wish each and every American a very Merry Christmas.”

“The President and I want to wish each and every American a very merry Christmas,” our 1st Lady said Wednesday. “We say a special prayer for those military service members stationed far from home and we renew our hope for peace among nations and joy to the world.” On Christmas eve President Trump and 1st […]

President Trump’s Approval Ratings Now Just Under 50%

President Trump’s Approval Ratings Now Just Under 50%

President Trump’s approval rating is at just under 50% in the past few weeks before the 2020 election year starts, a new Hill-HarrisX poll released Monday revals.  According to the poll, 49% of Americans say they approve of President Trump’s job performance, up 3 percentage points from the 8-9 December poll, when his numbers were at 46%.   In […]

President Trump: “Had Very Good Talk With China on Trade and…”

President Trump: “Had Very Good Talk With China on Trade and…”

Friday, President Trump Tweeted Friday that he had “a very good talk” with President Xi Jinping of China on trade and that Beijing “has already started large scale purchases of agricultural products and more.” “Formal signing being arranged,” President Trump said in the post, in which he noted further that “progress” was being made because he and […]

GOP Breaks Fundraising Records on Impeachment

GOP Breaks Fundraising Records on Impeachment

The House passed articles of impeachment against President Trump on the same day his re-election campaign raised more than $5-M, in a month when the GOP raised more than $20-M. The Republican National Committee (RNC) announced a record-setting $20.6-M collected in November, according to data filed with the Federal Election Commission. This brings the party […]

President Trump’s Economic Approval Hits Highest Mark in Year

President Trump’s Economic Approval Hits Highest Mark in Year

President Trump’s economic approval numbers surged back to their highest levels in a year despite impeachment proceedings, according to the CNBC All-America Economic Survey. The survey shows 49% of Americans approving of the president’s handling of the economy, up from 42% in September and the highest mark in a year. The poll of 800 Americans […]

The Beijing Report on the US-China Trade Dispute Resolution

The Beijing Report on the US-China Trade Dispute Resolution

Wider, deeper opening up to reshape China’s economic landscape Opening up has been among the major policy moves that underpinned China’s huge economic growth over the past decades, and even though protectionism is on the rise, the country has been steadily delivering its promise of opening its doors wider. At a Key economic conference earlier […]