Trump White House “Running Like ‘5-Star Restaurant'”

Trump White House “Running Like ‘5-Star Restaurant

Tuesday, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee said on TV that the White House may seem chaotic to some, but it is running like “a 5-Star restaurant.” Governor Huckabee responded to a comment from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), who said that “chaos and incompetence” keeps The Trump Administration from fulfilling its responsibilities. “This is […]

President Trump Summoned Fed Chairman to Dinner at the White House

President Trump Summoned Fed Chairman to Dinner at the White House

Monday, President Trump summoned Fed Chairman Jerome Powell to the White House for dinner to discuss recent economic developments and the overall outlook. The Fed is being tight lipped about the ongoing monetary policy discussions with President Trump. Chairman Powell’s comments were “consistent with his remarks at his press conference of last week,” the Fed […]

Once Senior NKorean Official Banished to Labor Camp for Anti-US Sentiment

Once Senior NKorean Official Banished to Labor Camp for Anti-US Sentiment

A once senior NKorean official was reportedly banished to a labor camp after Chairman Kim Jong Un accused him of “breaching doctrine” in a proposal for US-NKorean talks. Han Song Ryol, once the North Korean vice foreign minister, was sent to a “re-education camp” after he was removed from his position last year, a SKorean […]

Trade Talks With China Will Be ‘Determinative’

Trade Talks With China Will Be ‘Determinative’

Thursday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said that the upcoming trade talks between the United States and China will be Key in determining whether the globe’s 2 largest economies can reach a deal on trade. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will meet with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Washington on 30-31 January. “I think […]

The USA is the ‘Hottest Economy in World’

The USA is the ‘Hottest Economy in World’

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says the indicators for the USA show that America is the ‘hottest economy’ in the world. He predicted the next monthly unemployment report will likely shock naysayers.  Mr. Kudlow said the economy will snap back from any “glitch” created by partial government shutdown, as that […]

Stocks Saw Uneven Trade on Positive Earnings, Finish in the Green

Stocks Saw Uneven Trade on Positive Earnings, Finish in the Green

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The S&P 500 gained 0.2%, Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.7%) and the NAS Comp (+0.1%) experienced uneven post options expiry trading action finishing in the Green. The Russell 2000 (-0.2%) did, too, but it finished in the Red.  Most S&P 500 sectors finished higher with consumer staples (+1.2%) and utilities […]

Fed Out of Touch, Fails to Communicate its Message Clearly

Fed Out of Touch, Fails to Communicate its Message Clearly

Fed Chairman Powell not listening, he is being reprieved a the enemy of the US economy and the equity markets. President Donald Trump expressed confidence in the Fed, and its Chairman, Jerome Powell, following reports that he has discussed firing his central bank chief, though the President complained again that interest rates have been rising […]

Its Time for US Senators to Negotiate ‘The Wall’ in Good Faith

Its Time for US Senators to Negotiate ‘The Wall’ in Good Faith

Americans see through Senate Democrats’ efforts to thwart President Trump’s call for additional border Wall funding, as they want a secure border and they elected President Trump because he promised to keep the country safe. “Let’s see if they can start negotiating in good faith,” House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R:LA) said Friday. “I think […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DJIA,  $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, ,$VXX The US major stock market will start this week again testing the bottom of the range formed with by the selling that began in October. The S&P 500 cracked 2600 and supposedly that sets up more Southside action. Sentiment is extreme as reported by the AAIA, outflows from stocks are at […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

 $DJIA,  $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, ,$VXX The US major stock market will start the week testing the bottom of the range formed with by the selling that began in October. The patterns and technical indicators suggest a move from where the major indexes closed Friday back up to the November highs. After a reversal off the trading […]

White House Hails China Trade Truce

White House Hails China Trade Truce

White House Hails China Trade Truce The Trump Administration is celebrating the 90-day truce it reached in its trade dispute with China as a significant breakthrough despite some skepticism that Beijing will yield to US demands anytime soon. “This is just an enormous, enormous event,” Larry Kudlow, President Donald Trump’s Top economic adviser, said of […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $SPY, $VXX Just 12 days ago everybody on The Street was celebrating Thanksgiving in a very cautious market mode, they came back to their desks, and triggered a Key reversal in the major US stock market indexes that was confirmed on Friday, 30 November and […]

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True Everything the White House and The Trump Administration officials predicted about the caravan of invading migrants heading to the US border from Central America has come true, despite arguments that the warnings were little more than an election ploy, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway said Tuesday. “In […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $SPY, $VXX Last week everybody that is anybody was away celebrating Thanksgiving, now they are back to their desks, that is if not stranded in a blizzard. Looking back, here is some stirrings emerging from the small and mid-caps via chips, telecom, and some bio techs and […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX DJIA higher, some testing leaders start to bounce back. Chipmakers show many interesting Northside setups. Fed Vice Chairman moves warm markets. The market action has given up some good patterns, the Big Q: Will the break North into year’s end. Today is Monday, the […]

White House Writing Up ‘New Rules’ for Press

White House Writing Up ‘New Rules’ for Press

White House Writing Up ‘New Rules’ for Press President Donald Trump says the White House is “writing up rules and regulations” for reporters after a judge ordered the administration to restore credentials for CNN reporter Jim Acosta. President Trump told reporters Friday that “people have to behave.” He added that if journalists “do not listen […]

President Trump Preparing ‘Sweeping’ Infrastructure Plan

President Trump Preparing ‘Sweeping’ Infrastructure Plan

President Trump Preparing ‘Sweeping’ Infrastructure Plan White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday that President Trump’s administration is looking at a sweeping infrastructure plan. “We are looking at infrastructure in many different ways, I would like to do energy infrastructure. I would like to do pipeline,” the veteran financial guru said. The White House […]

S&P 500 Falls 54.79 pts, Breaking 200-Day Moving Average on Tech Selloff

S&P 500 Falls 54.79 pts, Breaking 200-Day Moving Average on Tech Selloff

S&P 500 Falls 54.79 pts, Breaking 200-Day Moving Average on Tech Selloff $SPY, $DIA, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX A broad sell-off in technology companies drove US stocks sharply lower Monday, as Apple, Amazon, Goldman Sachs and other big names fell. Banks and consumer-focused companies and media and communications stocks also took heavy losses. Bond trading was […]

Two Years In, President Trump Holds Stock Market Bragging Rights

Two Years In, President Trump Holds Stock Market Bragging Rights

Two Years In, President Trump Holds Stock Market Bragging Rights $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Wednesday, US stocks rallied with broad gains led by the technology and healthcare sectors as investors made bets that a divided Congress would be good for equities. Democrats won control of the House Tuesday, while President Donald Trump’s Republican party […]

America’s Voters Delivered a Split Decision Tuesday

America’s Voters Delivered a Split Decision Tuesday

America’s Voters Delivered a Split Decision Tuesday Trump Praises Republicans, Willing to Work With Dem House Trump Declares Victory, Slams ‘Fake News’ Tuesday Night Was Net Gain for Republican State Governors Trump: Americans Understand Mueller Probe Is a ‘Disgusting Witch Hunt’ America’s voters in Tuesday’s election delivered a split decision that gave both Democrats and […]

US Stock Market Setup to Rise 10% in Relief Rally Off of the October Pullback

US Stock Market Setup to Rise 10% in Relief Rally Off of the October Pullback

US Stock Market Setup to Rise 10% in Relief Rally Off of the October Pullback $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX My work shows that the US stock market could rally in relief at least 10% after Tuesday’s midterm Congressional elections. With so much risk recently taken off the table heading into the elections it is a […]

Investors Focused on Outcome of Congressional Midterm Elections

Investors Focused on Outcome of Congressional Midterm Elections

Investors Focused on Outcome of Congressional Midterm Elections $SPY, $DIA The US Congressional midterm elections will have implications for Wall Street, regardless of how they shape the balance of power in Congress. That is because in every scenario there could be winners and losers in Key sectors of the market, including banking, pharmaceuticals, companies that […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX  NFPs report solid, shows best wage growth in 10 years. China trade, market still struggles on news. 4 day Rally paused Friday All Eyes on the US Congressional Midterm Elections Tuesday Friday, stocks opened higher then faded, trending lower into early afternoon. Positives turned to […]

President Trump’s Economic Policy Makes Sense “It is Winning!”

President Trump’s Economic Policy Makes Sense “It is Winning!”

President Trump’s Economic Policy Makes Sense “It is Winning!” Larry Kudlow, The Trump Economy’s Strength Is Not a ‘Sugar High’“The economy is booming. We’re in a boom”, the head of the National Economic Council that advises President Donald Trump. The Democrats’ move further left to oppose President Donald Trump and the “booming economy” will be […]

President Trump, “There is no ‘Blue Wave'”

President Trump, “There is no ‘Blue Wave

President Trump, “There is no ‘Blue Wave’” “The Blue Wave is Dead” US President Donald Trump has declared that Democratic Party’s midterm Congressional election “blue wave is dead,” saying he is confident Republicans will keep the Senate while doing “very well in the House.” “I think the blue wave is dead, frankly,” President Trump told Christian […]

Democrats Do Not Have the Power to Sway Economy Even With Midterm Upset

Democrats Do Not Have the Power to Sway Economy Even With Midterm Upset

Democrats Do Not Have the Power to Sway Economy Even With Midterm Upset $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX US President Donald Trump warned that if Democrats regain political power in the midterm Congressional elections, the US economy could implode, because: Democrats would push tax hikes and environmental restrictions that stifle growth. Undocumented immigrants would steal […]

President Trump, “The Migrant Invaders are ‘Dangerous'”

President Trump, “The Migrant Invaders are ‘Dangerous

President Trump, “The Migrant Invaders are ‘Dangerous’” US President Donald Trump sent out two more messages on Twitter Wednesday morning warning about the dangers of the approaching invasion of migrants walking and hitchhiking towards the US border in Mexico. “The Caravans are made up of some very tough fighters and people,” the President wrote in […]

President Trump “On the Stump” Ahead of the Congressional Elections

President Trump “On the Stump” Ahead of the Congressional Elections

President Trump “On the Stump” Ahead of the Congressional Elections US President Donald Trump will campaign in 8 states in the final days before 6 November congressional elections, with his focus on tight races in which Republicans have a good chance at winning Senate seats. From Wednesday until Election Day, the President will make campaign […]

America’s Middle-class Tax Cut on the Way

America’s Middle-class Tax Cut on the Way

America’s Middle-class Tax Cut on the Way President Donald Trump said he’s considering a “major tax cut” for middle-income earners that he may announce just days away. The cut was approved in the House in July, and just awaits the blessing of the Senate. The Y 2017 overhaul has been criticized for mainly benefiting the […]

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The 2018 midterm elections only 17 days away, + the political and earnings seasons are in full swing with the S&P 500 numbers coming in higher that expected with 20% of the member reported. The Big […]

Freedom Caucus Demands Rosenstein Resign ‘Immediately’

Freedom Caucus Demands Rosenstein Resign ‘Immediately’

House Freedom Caucus Demands Rosenstein Resign ‘Immediately’ The US House of Representatives Freedom Caucus head Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) Thursday called for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to resign “immediately.” The demand reflects an escalating dissatisfaction with the Department of Justice’s #2 official, both for his lack of “candor” and failure, so far, to appear before […]

Hillary Clinton’s Uncivil GOP Claim ‘Ridiculous’

Hillary Clinton’s Uncivil GOP Claim ‘Ridiculous’

Hillary Clinton’s Uncivil GOP Claim ‘Ridiculous’ Hillary Clinton, “Civility Can Start Again” When Democrats Take The House And Or The Senate” Clinton Camp Democrats and Progressives behave in ways that go beyond incivility and border on maniacal. When Democrats go low, Hillary Clinton goes with them. At a time when Republicans are being shot, stabbed, […]

Box Office: ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Rings $27-M; ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ DOA

Box Office: ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Rings $27-M; ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ DOA

Box Office: ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Rings $27-M; ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ DOA $SNE, $AMZN, $LGF., $TWX  Dan Fogelman’s ‘Life Itself’ and ‘Assassination Nation’ DOA too! ‘Colette’ and ‘The Sisters Brothers’ win at the specialty box office. At the weekend 3 high-profile fall festival films opening nationwide came DOA the weekend box office: Michael Moore’s […]

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms Sunday, US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, (R-CA) his panel will move to have all of documents related to witness interviews in its Russia probe released to the public before the November elections. During a TV interview […]

Savvy Investors Will View Any Market Correction as a Buying Opportunity

Savvy Investors Will View Any Market Correction as a Buying Opportunity

Savvy Investors Will View Any Market Correction as a Buying Opportunity $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Always be careful and keep political analysis seperate from company analysis. With the midterm elections looming the chances are there could be some changes ahead. The President’s party tends to lose seats in mid-term elections, and with the GOP holding a […]

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans”

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans”

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans” The thought that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) could get her speaker’s gavel back again should “scare all Americans,” House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said Wednesday. “If Democrats won the majority, I believe Nancy would be speaker,” the California Republican told the […]

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil US President Donald Trump’s defenders, led by Vice President Mike Pence, were out in force Sunday following a turbulent week capped by the publication of an anonymous NY’T Op-Ed piece savaging the President. VP Pence sat for interviews on Sunday talk shows, telling CBS that there has […]

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent US House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, (R-WI), announced Wednesday that the Lower Chamber will vote later this month to make the individual tax cuts signed in December permanent. President Donald Trump signed the tax bill in December, but the tax cuts it outlined were set to expire […]

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November Republicans will make the historic Trump tax overhaul that slashed taxes 1 of their Key campaign selling points ahead of November elections. Democrats on the other hand are talking about how they want to undo it. In their bid to retake control of Congress, many […]

President Trump Hammers Mainstream Media as ‘Fake, Fake Disgusting News’ at Pennsylvania Rally

President Trump Hammers Mainstream Media as ‘Fake, Fake Disgusting News’ at Pennsylvania Rally

President Trump Hammers Mainstream Media as ‘Fake, Fake Disgusting News’ at Pennsylvania Rally President Donald Trump unleashed his grievances Thursday at a Pennsylvania campaign rally in which he cast journalists as his true political opponents. President Trump ‘barnstormed’ in a state that he took from the Democrats in Y 2016 and that is home to […]

Defcon 1 Lowered on Rod Rosenstein

Defcon 1 Lowered on Rod Rosenstein

Defcon 1 Lowered on Rod Rosenstein Late Wednesday, House Conservatives filed articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Reps. Mark Meadows, (R-NC), and Jim Jordan, (R-OH), allege in the filing that Mr. Rosenstein has failed to respond to congressional demands for documents, and Mr. Meadows Tweeted: “We have had enough.” “For 9 months we’ve warned […]

Trump-Pence: Week 76 in the Oval Office

Trump-Pence: Week 76 in the Oval Office

Trump-Pence: Week 76 in the Oval Office SUPREME COURT NOMINEE President Trump announced his new Supreme Court nominee to a national audience this week. Countless legal experts, former colleagues, and even fake news anchors hailed the President’s nomination, with one blue state editorial board noting that “Kavanaugh’s record defies challenge.” Now we need Americans to […]

President Trump Has Decided on SCOTUS Nominee

President Trump Has Decided on SCOTUS Nominee

President Trump Has Decided on SCOTUS Nominee Last Wednesday, US President Donald Trump privately suggested to a small group of people at the Independence Day festivities at the White House that he has settled on a nominee to succeed retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. President Trump “gave strong indications that he prefers DC Circuit […]

Peter Strzok’s Testimony Before the Should be “shown to the public”

Peter Strzok’s Testimony Before the Should be “shown to the public”

Strzok’s Testimony Before the House should be “shown to the public” FLASH Peter Strzok’s explanation of anti-Trump hate texts is not believable. Peter Strzok’s Testimony Before the House should be “shown to the public on live television, not a closed door hearing that nobody will see.” Peter Strzok is an FBI agent who worked on […]

The Majority of Americans Approve of President Trump’s NKorea Effort

The Majority of Americans Approve of President Trump’s NKorea Effort

The Majority of Americans Approve of President Trump’s NKorea Effort The majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump’s handling of US relations with NKorea, a change that comes after his historic Summit with that country’s leader, Kim Jong Un. A new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research released Thursday […]

President Trump’s CIA Sets ‘Canary Traps’ for White House Leakers

President Trump’s CIA Sets ‘Canary Traps’ for White House Leakers

President Trump’s CIA Sets ‘Canary Traps’ for White House Leakers “Leakers are traitors and cowards, and we will find out who they are!” A senior White House aide to President Trump is deliberately feeding inaccurate/misinformation stories to White House staffers in an effort to weed out those who are speaking to reporters, this is called […]

President Richard Nixon’s ‘Western White House’ For Sale at $63.5-M

President Richard Nixon’s ‘Western White House’ For Sale at $63.5-M

President Richard Nixon’s ‘Western White House’ For Sale at $63.5-M $AGN A home that formerly belonged to President Richard Nixon in California has been put back on the market. The San Clemente, California oceanside home, which Nixon used as his “Western White House” during his Presidency, is now listed at $63.5-M. The current owner, Allergan […]

Spygate: Top Hussein Obama Officials Knew About FBI’s Trump Campaign Spy

Spygate: Top Hussein Obama Officials Knew About FBI’s Trump Campaign Spy

Spygate: Top Hussein Obama Officials Knew About FBI’s Trump Campaign Spy Former US President Barack Hussein Obama was aware of the FBI mole embedded in Donald J. Trump’s Presidential Campaign, because both the CIA director and DNI knew about it and they briefed Mr. Hussein Obama daily. The mole, one long time CIA/FBI asset Stefan Halper, […]

White House Sets Up Investigation Into Election Spying by FBI

White House Sets Up Investigation Into Election Spying by FBI

White House Sets Up Investigation Into Election Spying by FBI The White House announced Monday that US President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly plans to “immediately set up a meeting” with congressional leaders and the FBI, Justice Department and Director of National Intelligence to review “highly classified and other information they have requested” […]

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry $F, $GM, $FCAU, $TM, $VLKAY US Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) is divisive claiming automakers discriminate against nonwhites when giving out car loans. Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA), an auto dealer, said in a TV interview Saturday segment that Ms. Waters’ cited a study that severely flawed. Mr. […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update There is no joy in Idaho, a California bill to protect patients’ employment rights advances, Utah Democrats endorse medical marijuana, and more. Arkansas Last Friday a week, justices agreed to expedite the medical marijuana licensing case. The state Supreme Court has agreed to speed up its review of a ruling that has […]

Former CIA Director Now in President Trump’s ‘Cross-hairs’

Former CIA Director Now in President Trump’s ‘Cross-hairs’

Former CIA Director Now in President Trump’s ‘Cross-hairs’ Saturday, the Hussein Obama-era former CIA Director John Brennan unleashed an unrepresented attack on President Donald Trump for his attacks on the lying, disgraced former DNI James Clapper USAF Lt. Gen ret.), who was cited and exposed in a House Intelligence Committee report for his role in […]

Hussein Obama’s DNI, James Clapper Tried to ‘Dump’ Trump and Failed

Hussein Obama’s DNI, James Clapper Tried to ‘Dump’ Trump and Failed

Hussein Obama’s DNI, James Clapper Tried to ‘Dump’ Trump and Failed The Capper Spy Lies A master of disinformation, Gen. James Clapper (Lt.Gen. USAF ret.), lied under oath to Congress about his contacts with the MSM in an effort to discredit US President-elect Donald J. Trump The GOP-led House Intelligence Committee released its much-anticipated report on Russian […]

House Intel Committee Ends Russia Probe, No Collusion, Witch Hunt Doomed

House Intel Committee Ends Russia Probe, No Collusion, Witch Hunt Doomed

House Intel Committee Ends Russia Probe, No Collusion, Witch Hunt Doomed The House intelligence committee Friday officially ended its Russia probe, saying in its final report that it found no evidence that The Trump Campaign colluded with Russia in the 2016 Presidential campaign. The report’s conclusion is being opposed by Democrats, who say the committee […]

US President Donald Trump ‘Not a Target’ in the Mueller Investigation

US President Donald Trump ‘Not a Target’ in the Mueller Investigation

US President Donald Trump ‘Not a Target’ in the Mueller Investigation Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told President Donald Trump last week that he is not a ‘target’ of any part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Mr. Rosenstein, who brought up the Mueller probe himself, offered the assurance during a meeting with President Trump […]

The Trump Effect on US Economy is Powerful

The Trump Effect on US Economy is Powerful

The Trump Effect on US Economy is Powerful $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Since Trump’s recent tax-reform bill repealed the Obama penalties of the “Individual Mandate,” there is disposable income for working families to use toward investing, not just spending. The Trump Tax Plan will also create more cash to invest for W-2 workers each payday. Plus, the […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update A Maryland medical marijuana expansion bill aimed at addressing racial inequities is on the governor’s desk, there will be no joy in Tennessee this year, the Mormon Church opposes a Utah medical marijuana initiative, and more. Maryland On Monday, the legislature gave final approval to a medical marijuana expansion bill. The Senate Monday […]

Steve Scalise Frontrunner for House Majority Leader

Steve Scalise Frontrunner for House Majority Leader

Steve Scalise Frontrunner for House Majority Leader House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement that he will step down from Congress paving the way for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise to assume the Speaker’s gavel in January. But that scenario depends on Republicans keeping their majority in the US House of Representatives this Fall. With 38 Republican […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Legislatures across our nation grapple with medical marijuana, as an Arkansas judge puts that state’s program on hold, and more. Arkansas Last Wednesday, an Arkansas judge put a hold on the state medical marijuana program. A state judge put the state’s program on hold because of objections to the licensing process, but was […]

President Trump Runs His White House His Way

President Trump Runs His White House His Way

President Trump Runs His White House His Way When President Donald Trump made a congratulatory phone call to Russian leader Vladimir Putin, White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly was not on the line. When our President tapped John Bolton to be his next national security adviser, Gen. Kelly was not in the room. When President Trump spent a Mar-a-Lago weekend […]

House Republicans End Russia Probe

House Republicans End Russia Probe

House Republicans End Russia Probe US House Intelligence Committee Republicans voted Thursday to release their report on the panel’s Russia probe, senior Republican Representative Mike Conaway (R-TX)  said. Mr. Conaway said the committee approved the release but would not give a tally of the vote or discuss it further. Democrats have said they plan their […]

Economist Larry Kudlow Accepts President Trump’s Call to the White House

Economist Larry Kudlow Accepts President Trump’s Call to the White House

Economist Larry Kudlow Accepts President Trump’s Call to the White House Larry Kudlow said he has accepted President Donald Trump’s offer to serve as White House economic adviser. The former advisor to President Ronald Reagan, Mr. Kudlow says he opposes the recent trade tariffs but is “in accord” with President  Trump’s policies. Mr. Kudlow says […]

President Trump, “Dems’ Memo is a Total Political, Legal BUST?”

President Trump, “Dems’ Memo is a Total Political, Legal BUST?”

President Trump, “Dems’ Memo is a Total Political, Legal BUST” President Donald Trump weighed in on the Democratic counter-memo Saturday saying it only confirmed what he deemed “all of the terrible things that were done.” “Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff is a phony.” The White House said the Democratic memo rebutting GOP claims of surveillance abuses in […]

House Democrats Pumped-Up Claims in FISA Memo

House Democrats Pumped-Up Claims in FISA Memo

House Democrats Pumped-Up Claims in FISA Memo Wednesday, Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) accused Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and other Dems on the House Intelligence Committee of intentionally “amplifying” their memo on the FBI’s surveillance methods to lead to a situation in which President Donald Trump would have no choice but to block its release. “I […]

President Trump Blocks Release of Dems FISA Memo

President Trump Blocks Release of Dems FISA Memo

President Trump Blocks Release of Dems FISA Memo Friday, US President Donald Trump returned to the House Intelligence Committee the Democratic response to the Republican memo alleging surveillance abuses by the FBI and Justice Department for revisions — citing concerns about classified information contained in the 10-page document. White House counsel Don McGahn outlined the president’s […]

US Stocks Retreat in Healthy Pullback

US Stocks Retreat in Healthy Pullback

US Stocks Retreat in Healthy Pullback $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Friday, the DJIA suffered its deepest 1 day decliner in almost 2.5 years as stocks pulled back on profit taking, some disappointing earnings from big caps and concerns about higher interest rates ahead. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), and Chevron (NYSE:CVX) fell following earnings, while Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) rallies to a new all-time […]

The Big Q: What is going on in the Deep State?

The Big Q: What is going on in the Deep State?

The Big Q: What is going on in the Deep State? Some Background FISA is the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 was written to enable the federal government to spy on foreign agents at home and abroad. The secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, which hears the government’s lawyers has morphed foreign intelligence surveillance into […]

Progressive Democrats Do Not Care About Illegal Wiretaps

Progressive Democrats Do Not Care About Illegal Wiretaps

Progressive Democrats Do Not Care About Illegal Wiretaps The House Intelligence Committee voted Monday night to release a Republican memo that by most accounts reveals how the FBI may have mishandled, federal wiretap requests during the Y 2016 Presidential campaign. The WH should now approve its public disclosure as the 1st of several to help […]

‘Shocking’ House Intel Memo Sent to President Trump for Review & Release to Public

‘Shocking’ House Intel Memo Sent to President Trump for Review & Release to Public

‘Shocking’ House Intel Memo Sent to President Trump for Review & Release to Public Democrats in Panic Mode The GOP-majority House Intelligence Committee voted Monday to release the memo calling out the Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI of misusing their authority to get a secret surveillance order on an ex-Trump campaign aide. Rep. Adam […]

US House GOP Have Classified FISA Abuse Memo

US House GOP Have Classified FISA Abuse Memo

US House GOP Have Classified FISA Abuse Memo House Intelligence Committee Republicans are letting lawmakers in the lower chamber see a highly classified report outlining concerns about the conduct of top FBI and Justice Department officials, and their handling of a surveillance program. “We have concerns, [Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act] concerns that all members of […]

President Trump Has a Strong Position on the US Immigration Crisis

President Trump Has a Strong Position on the US Immigration Crisis

President Trump Has a Strong Position on the US Immigration Crisis President Trump Did Not Make Off Color Remarks Friday, US Senator David Perdue (R-GA) said that he honestly did not remember the reported words “s***hole countries” that an aggressive Dem Senator claimed were used by President Donald Trump to describe problem countries in a […]

Steve Bannon Persona non Grata at Trump White House

Steve Bannon Persona non Grata at Trump White House

Steve Bannon Persona non Grata at Trump White House Steve Bannon’s outlandish and inflammatory comments featured in a new book about The Trump Administration cost him any chance of returning to the White House. Deputy WH Press Secretary Hogan Gidley told reporters on Air Force One that Mr. Bannon’s derogatory remarks about President Donald Trump, […]

Robert Mueller Acted Illegally, Summoned to Oval Office

Robert Mueller Acted Illegally, Summoned to Oval Office

Robert Mueller Found Acted Illegally, Summoned to Oval Office Saturday, the organization established for US President Donald Trump’s transition to the White House a year ago said that Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 Presidential Election, obtained tens of thousands of e-Mails unlawfully. Kory Langhofer, counsel to the […]