Senate Parliamentarian: Democrats Cannot Include $15/hr Minimum Wage in COVID Relief Bill

Senate Parliamentarian: Democrats Cannot Include $15/hr Minimum Wage in COVID Relief Bill

#Senate #COVID #relief $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX #VXX This decision reinforces reconciliation cannot be used as a vehicle to pass major legislative change by either party on a simple majority vote. In a blow to Democrats, the Senate parliamentarian ruled the chamber cannot include Mr. Biden’s proposed $15/hr minimum wage his $1.9-T VirusCasedemic idea he […]

Mr. Biden’s VirusCasedemic Stimulus $1.9-T Idea Contains About 10% for Aid/Relief and $1-T in Pelosi/Schumer ‘Pork’

Mr. Biden’s VirusCasedemic Stimulus $1.9-T Idea Contains About 10% for Aid/Relief and $1-T in Pelosi/Schumer ‘Pork’

#Biden #Pelosi #Schumer #VirusCasedemic #aid #relief #pork “Democrat lawmakers are hoping The People’s attention has been occupied watching a made for TV show trial of President, because they have been loading up a $1.9-T budget reconciliation bill with special interest Pork and other liberal candy“– Paul Ebeling The aid/relief/stimulus pending legislation is scheduled for a […]

Chief Justice Roberts Will Not Preside Over the Impeachment Trial of Donald Trump, a Private Citizen

Chief Justice Roberts Will Not Preside Over the  Impeachment Trial of Donald Trump, a Private Citizen

#impeachment #trial #Roberts #Trump #Leahy “Now that Donald Trump is a private citizen, the Senate should dismiss the article of impeachment against him for lack of jurisdiction, and according to my research the House has never impeached and the Senate has never tried a former US President. ” — Paul Ebeling When the Senate’s impeachment […]

Professor Dershowitz on Free Speech

Professor Dershowitz on Free Speech

#free #speach Professor Alan Dershowitz, 82 anni, opined on Free Speech and the 2nd impeachment of former President Trump Saturday. He notes that President Trump asked for peaceful and patriotic demonstrations. In America, “it has been a custom to differentiate an advocate and an actor“. That means that the law should go after the people who commit […]

The US Senate has No Power to Try and Convict a Private Citizen, Period!

The US Senate has No Power to Try and Convict a Private Citizen, Period!

#DonaldTrump #Constitution #impeach #Senate #politics #theater The framers of the Constitution did not intended for a former President to be placed on trial. The USA is not a Republic that recriminates against people who have been defeated for office, unlike other countries in the world. Partisans who use the cover of scholarship to come to […]

This Administration’s $1.9-T Aid/Relief/Stimulus Bill Facing Headwinds in Senate

This Administration’s $1.9-T Aid/Relief/Stimulus Bill Facing Headwinds in Senate

#aid/relief/stimulus #headwinds #Senate Mr. Biden’s proposed $1.9-T aid/relief/stimulus plan is facing challenges from Republicans in the Senate. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Mitt Romney (R-UT) have expressed doubt about another aid/relief/stimulus package, especially 1 with a nearly $2-T price after Congress passed a $900-M measure just a month ago. Some criticism was expected Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.VA) […]

Yellen, “Spend Big Now, Pay Later”

Yellen, “Spend Big Now, Pay Later”

#Yellen #spend $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX ‘Schoolmarm’ Janet Yellen, Mr. Biden’s nominee for Treasury Secretary, urged lawmakers Tuesday to “act big” on the next virus aid/relief/stimulus package, saying that the benefits outweigh the costs of a higher federal debt burden. Ms. Yellen said she wants to help Americans endure the final months of the […]

We Cannot Control What Will Go On in a Democrat Controlled Washington, DC, but We Will Predict that Higher Taxes Will Bring on Rampant Inflation

We Cannot Control What Will Go On in a Democrat Controlled Washington, DC, but We Will Predict that Higher Taxes Will Bring on Rampant Inflation

#inflation #taxes #Democrat #Biden #economy $XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV $USD Joe Biden’s 1st 100 days will set the tone for what that the administration wants to accomplish. The new administration’s economic agenda has priorities that may well differ from yours and mine That is not all… The New Republic points out, a newly elected 50-50 Senate “dramatically […]

Fallout has been Fast After the Capitol Building Terrorist Attack Wednesday

Fallout has been Fast After the Capitol Building Terrorist Attack Wednesday

#PresidentTrump #StoptheStealMarch #BLM #Antifa #terrorists #DOD #FBI #CapitolPolice #Senate #Congress As the BLM-ANTIFA terrorists swarmed into the Capitol Building lawmakers hid or fled to the tunnels as the rioters banged on the chamber doors. Moments earlier, as hundreds of rioters stormed the building, the House controlled Capitol Police officers opened The Building doors and ushered […]

President Trump Re the “Stop the Steal” Rally: “I will be there, Historic day!”

President Trump Re the “Stop the Steal” Rally: “I will be there, Historic day!”

#PresidentTrump #Rally #Congress #ElectoralCollege #objections Wednesday, 6 January, as the joint session of Congress hears the House and Senate Electoral College objections, 1000s of President Trump’s supporters will be in Washington, DC, protesting voter and election fraud. President Trump Tweeted Sunday in response to the “Stop the Steal” rally: “I will be there, Historic day!” Groups […]

The Fed Changed its Playbook for the Market, Things Turned Out Good

The Fed Changed its Playbook for the Market, Things Turned Out Good

#PresidentTrump #ChairmanPowell #Fed #playbook #market #liquidity #coronavirus #chaos $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX The Fed’s response to the coronavirus chaos began on 28 February with a short statement of faith in the economy from Chairman Powell to calm diving financial markets. Within a few wks its actions with those of the White House and Treasury cast […]

The 7 Battleground States Each Sent Republican Electors That Voted for President Trump

The 7 Battleground States Each Sent Republican Electors That Voted for President Trump

#Republican #Presidential #Electors #PresidentTrump How it works: Presidential candidates in the United States win elections by winning the most electoral votes. The Electoral College system apportions a certain number of votes to each state. When voters in a state vote for a party’s candidate, they are casting a vote for that party’s slate of electors. […]

The Constitutional Path for President Trump to Win and Stay in Office for a 2nd Term

The Constitutional Path for President Trump to Win and Stay in Office for a 2nd Term

#PresidentTrump #election #win “President Trump refuses to concede Joe Biden’s win, but there is a Constitutional path forward for him to remain in the White House for a 2nd Term“–Paul Ebeling For President Trump to garner the 53 electoral votes he needs, he needs to take Pennsylvania, plus the 3 other battleground states. The electoral college meets on 14 December to […]

No Electoral College Votes have been Certified, There is No President-Elect

No Electoral College Votes have been Certified, There is No President-Elect

#PresidentTrump #winner #contingent #election #constitution #12thAmendment “It will be the thing, I believe, that will formally elect Donald Trump to be the next president of the United States,” — political strategist Steve Bannon. The final electoral count is pending, a little-known provision of the US Constitution provides an opening for President Trump to win the […]

Marijuana Related Stocks in Limbo, No Congressional Action This Year

Marijuana Related Stocks in Limbo, No Congressional Action This Year

#Marijuana #Cannabis #MOREAct #GOP $MJ GOP-controlled Senate not expected to take up the MORE Act, even if measure passes House later this Fall Top House Democrats are delaying having a vote on a bill that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level, after previously saying the vote would come next week. Analysts say the measure […]

New C-19 Aid/Relief/Stimulus Talks in the Works

New C-19 Aid/Relief/Stimulus Talks in the Works

#AidReliefStimulus The Big Q: How much and when will lawmakers agree on more virus aid/relief/stimulus? Tuesday, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said a $1.5-T China virus relief proposal from a bipartisan group of moderate lawmakers does not align with administration priorities, but could provide a “real opening for further discussions.” “It is a […]

President Trump, Senate Republicans will Push Next C-19 Coronavirus Aid/Relief/Stimulus Bill in Late July

President Trump, Senate Republicans will Push Next C-19 Coronavirus Aid/Relief/Stimulus Bill in Late July

#PresidentTrump #aidreliefstimulus #Senate #Republicans #coronavirus #insurance Another President Trump sponsored large C-19 coronavirus aid/relief/stimulus bill will move through the US Senate in late July, Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Republicans predicted Tuesday. Without providing details of a bill still being crafted, Leader McConnell said “basic protections” provided by federal unemployment insurance should […]

US Senate Extends Small Business C-19 coronavirus Aid/Relief Program

US Senate Extends Small Business C-19 coronavirus Aid/Relief Program

#Senate #coronavirus #Aid/Relief #PPP #loans #consumers #economy Tuesday, the GOP led Senate approved a temporary extension of a popular subsidy program for small businesses in an unexpected development that came as spikes in C-19 coronavirus cases in many states are causing renewed shutdowns of bars and other businesses. The move came just hours before a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

US Virus Aid Bill is Wartime Funding

US Virus Aid Bill is Wartime Funding

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Stocks rose for 2nd day running with stimulus in sight. Wall Street trimmed strong gains late in the session after reports raised doubts about how quickly the bill might pass, but the S&P 500 and DJIA still ended up more than 1% and 2%, respectively Wednesday, Senator Shelley Moore Capito […]

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 […]

Gold Sellers Opt for Bucks Due to Coronavirus

Gold Sellers Opt for Bucks Due to Coronavirus

$XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV $PLAT $USD Gold prices fell Monday as investors stockpile cash, with a rising numbers of coronavirus-led national lockdowns threatening to overshadow stimulus measures from global central banks to combat the economic damage. Spot gold edged down 0.2% to 1,494.63 oz by 0320 GMT, after rising as much as 3.1% in the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Senate Cuts Marijuana Related Items in Spending Bill

Senate Cuts Marijuana Related Items in Spending Bill

The US Senate pared a number of marijuana-related provisions attached to the massive spending bill passed last week. One of the bills: the Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act would have enabled financial institutions to openly serve the cannabis industry. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo (R-Id), said he opposed the bill but was open […]

Commentary: Dragging down China with Turmoil in Hong Kong is an Illusion

Commentary: Dragging down China with Turmoil in Hong Kong is an Illusion

Despite Beijing’s strong and repeated opposition, the US Senate last Tuesday passed the so-called Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019. By passing the bill, the Senate has not only shown indifference to the chaotic situation on the ground and the need to end violence and restore order, but also tried to embolden […]

Senate Passes Stopgap Spending Bill, Averts Shutdown

Senate Passes Stopgap Spending Bill, Averts Shutdown

The Republican-held Senate passed a temporary government-wide spending bill that would keep federal agencies up and running through 20 December and avert a government shutdown after Midnight Thursday. The spending bill, passed by a 74-20 vote, would keep federal the government open for another month in hopes the additional time will help negotiators wrap up […]

Dems Push for President Trump’s Impeachment is Illegitimate

Dems Push for President Trump’s Impeachment is Illegitimate

No US President has ever been removed from office via impeachment. Congressional Republicans pressed efforts to discredit the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry against President Trump Thursday with plans for a Senate resolution calling it illegitimate, while the White House lauded lawmakers in his party who stormed into a high-security room and interrupted testimony. The House is […]

President Trump is Reshaping the American Judiciary

President Trump is Reshaping the American Judiciary

The Senate confirmed President Trump’s 150th judicial nominee this week, bringing the total to 152, including 2 Supreme Court justices, a milestone lauded by Trump himself Friday. “Historic Milestone indeed!” President Trump said on Twitter, referencing a report from The Washington Examiner . The 150 milestone was reached Wednesday, said Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC). “I’m […]

Senate Resolution Condemns Socialism

Senate Resolution Condemns Socialism

FLASH: President Trump, ‘If they do not like it here, they can leave…” And now comes Senator Steve Daines (R-MT) introduced a resolution Monday condemning socialism, warning progressive Democratic policies would lead to “complete government control.” “A radical, socialist, far-left movement is growing across this country. And it has taken root as the new voice […]

Congress To Raise the Debt Ceiling Eventually

Congress To Raise the Debt Ceiling Eventually

Thursday, US Senate Majority Leader McConnell (R-KY) said that Congress will raise the nation’s debt ceiling, as the United States will never be allowed to default on its debts, adding that reaching a deal between President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) would be the best option to prevent chaos and the potential of […]

Lawmakers Grill Facebook Execs, Bitcoin (BTC) Dives

Lawmakers Grill Facebook Execs, Bitcoin (BTC) Dives

$BTC, $BTCUSD, $FB FLASH: The cryptocurrency market got hammered Tuesday with Bitcoin losing over 10% in value after US lawmakers grilled Facebook (FB) on its cryptocurrency plans, as political and regulatory scrutiny of digital coins intensifies. Facebook is fighting to get Washington onside after it shocked regulators and lawmakers with its announcement on 18 June […]

President Trump on Jerome Powell’s Future: “Let’s see what he does.”

President Trump on Jerome Powell’s Future: “Let’s see what he does.”

President Trump Tuesday kept up the pressure on the head of the Fed following a report that lawyers at the White House have explored the legality of stripping Jerome Powell of the Fed’s Chairmanship. Asked by reporters outside the White House if he wanted to demote Chairman Powell,  President Trump said: “Let’s see what he does.” […]

Across the Aisle: President Trump and Dems Agree on $2-T Infrastructure Program

Across the Aisle: President Trump and Dems Agree on $2-T Infrastructure Program

FLASH: President Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agreed Tuesday to work together on a $2-T infrastructure program Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D:NY) said there was “good will in the meeting” and that the 2 sides agreed that infrastructure investments create jobs and make the United States more competitive economically with the rest of the […]

“I Think Spying Did Occur on 2016 Trump Campaign”

“I Think Spying Did Occur on 2016 Trump Campaign”

FLASH: Wednesday, USAG William Barr said that he believes “spying did occur” on Donald Trump’s Presidential campaign, suggesting the origins of the Russia investigation may have been mishandled and aligning himself with the President on the matter. AG Barr, appearing before a Senate panel, did not say what “spying” had taken place. He later said […]

President Trump’s Fed Noms Moore and Cain on Track

President Trump’s Fed Noms Moore and Cain on Track

FLASH: Top White House officials Sunday defended President Trump’s plan to name 2 political loyalists to the Fed’s board of governors, brushing aside controversies over their personal lives and qualifications to help run the world’s most powerful central bank. White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow and acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney used […]

Senate GOP Taking Steps to Stop Democrats Obstruction of President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP Taking Steps to Stop Democrats Obstruction of President Trump’s Nominees

Steps are being taken this week to stop Democrats’ continued obstruction of President Trump’s nominees and “restore normalcy” to government, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) writes. “Since January 2017, for the 1st time in memory, a minority has exploited procedure to systematically obstruct a President from staffing up his administration,” Senator McConnell said in […]

Wall Street Analysts await Cannabis Banking Vote in Congress This Week

Wall Street Analysts await Cannabis Banking Vote in Congress This Week

FLASH: The House is likely to pass the bill, but there is a less-than-25% chance cannabis legislation becomes law. Wall Street analysts are keeping a close watch on a House committee vote scheduled Tuesday on a bill to get cannabis industry cash off the streets and into bank accounts. Called the ‘SAFE Act,’ the measure […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating Up at 40%

President Trump’s Approval Rating Up at 40%

President Donald Trump’s approval rating went up 2 percentage points from last week to 40%, according to the latest Gallup poll released Monday. 55% of respondents disapprove of the President’s performance. President Trump’s 38% approval last week was tied for his lowest rating in the poll since last February. His worst point ever in Gallup polling is […]

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

 $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 […]

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 […]

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 $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 […]

Rick Scott Declared Winner of the Hard Fought US Senate Race in Florida

Rick Scott Declared Winner of the Hard Fought US Senate Race in Florida

Rick Scott Declared Winner of the Hard Fought US Senate Race in Florida Rick Scott, 65 anni, Florida’s outgoing Governor, was declared the winner Sunday of his hard-fought US Senate race against incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson, 76 anni, following a hand recount of ballots, giving Republicans control of both of the state’s Senate seats for […]

Florida Election Recount is Underway

Florida Election Recount is Underway

Florida Election Recount is Underway The election workers have begun the enormous task of recounting ballots in Florida’s close races for the US Senate and Governor, ramping up their efforts after the secretary of state ordered a review of the 2 nationally watched contests. Miami-Dade County election officials began feeding ballots into scanning machines Saturday […]

President Trump on Florida, Georgia Election Ballot Chaos: “Blame the Russians”

President Trump on Florida, Georgia Election Ballot Chaos: “Blame the Russians”

President Trump on Florida, Georgia Election Ballot Chaos: “Blame the Russians” US President Donald Trump commented on the ongoing election chaos in Florida and Georgia Friday morning, accusing Democrats of voter fraud and jokingly pointing to Russia for meddling in the midterms. “You mean they are just now finding votes in Florida and Georgia — […]

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 […]

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, “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 “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 […]

Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Damaged Senate Democrats

Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Damaged Senate Democrats

Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Process Damaged the Senate Democrats Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa), says the US Senate has been damaged by the partisan process confirming Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Senator Ernst made her comments on a podcast with CBS News’ Major Garrett Thursday. She voted to confirm Justice Kavanaugh. but when she was asked if […]

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, […]

Justice Kavanaugh Emerged ‘Untainted’

Justice Kavanaugh Emerged ‘Untainted’

Justice Kavanaugh Emerged ‘Untainted’ Our new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh should not be seen as “tainted” because he withstood multiple FBI investigations and hour of rigorous Senate Judiciary Committee hearings, President Donald Trump’s counselor Kellyanne Conway said Sunday. In a TV interview Ms. Conway added that Justice Kavanaugh’s emotional response to the sexual assault […]

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed The FBI has no jurisdiction in such a case, no federal crime was committed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) says the FBI does not need to look into the sexual-assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh because Republicans are […]

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify Senator Chuck Grassley, (R-Iowa), said Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her, has yet to accept an invitation to testify Monday in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. “We have reached out to her in the last 36 hours 3 […]

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’ Monday, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s US Supreme Court pick, called a woman’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her 36 years ago “completely false,” while a lawyer said the accuser is willing to publicly testify before a Senate panel that is scheduled to vote this week […]

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 […]

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate Political analyst dubs it an almost impossible map, many others are even less optimistic. But despite the Democrats’ long odds to retake the US Senate in November’s congressional elections, party strategists meeting in Chicago this week say the escalating legal troubles of President Donald Trump’s former […]

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’ Tuesday, Supreme Court nominee Appellant  Judge Brett Kavanaugh, 53 anni, said he sees Roe v. Wade as settled law, according to Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine) In a 2-hour meeting, Judge Kavanaugh told Senator Collins that he agrees with Chief Justice John […]

Confirmation Hearings for Brett Kavanaugh Begin September 4th

Confirmation Hearings for Brett Kavanaugh Begin September 4th

Confirmation Hearings for Brett Kavanaugh Begin September 4th Confirmation hearings for US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, 53 anni, will begin on 4 September Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced Friday. Opening statements by committee members will take place on 4 September and the questioning of Judge Kavanaugh will start the following day, the […]

Support Flowing into Senate for Judge Kavanaugh

Support Flowing into Senate for Judge Kavanaugh

Support Flowing into Senate for Judge Kavanaugh And overwhelming flow of support for President Trump’s nomination for the Supreme Court, Circuit Court Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, is coming into the Senate Judiciary Committee. Over 400 signatories, men and women from every walk of life who have encountered or worked with Judge Kavanaugh. They include lawyers, […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update A powerful Senate committee calls marijuana’s Schedule I status an obstacle to research, an Arizona appeals court ruling gets ignored, Oklahoma sees its 1st medical marijuana clinic, and more. National Senate Committee Slams Marijuana’s Federal Classification, Saying Schedule I Blocks Research. The Senate Appropriations Committee has issued a report criticizing marijuana’s continued […]

Former President Barack Hussein Obama Secretly Gave Iran Access to US Banking System

Former President Barack Hussein Obama Secretly Gave Iran Access to US Banking System

Former President Barack Hussein Obama Secretly Gave Iran Access to US Banking System This report reveals that Barack Hussein Obama and his Gang are the ultimate terrorists. The Administration of former US President Barack Hussein despite assuring The Congress that Iran would remain barred from the US banking system, secretly moved to give the Islamic Republic access to American banks […]

US Senate to say No to Legal Marijuana

US Senate to say No to Legal Marijuana

US Senate to say No to Legal Marijuana US Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R;KY) just says No A House committee advances a VA medical marijuana bill Pennsylvania’s Governor and Attorney General are not ok with a Philadelphia safe injection site US Marijuana Policy Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is ‘down’ with Hemp, not with MaryJane […]

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 […]

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 […]

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees Momentum is building for a change in the Senate rules that would shorten the time allowed for lawmakers to debate each of President Donald Trump’s judicial and executive branch nominees, Republican senators told the press. The GOP lawmakers explained that their desire to quicken the […]

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 […]

‘Bombshell’ FBI Text Messages Tie Hussein Obama to Hillary Probe

‘Bombshell’ FBI Text Messages Tie Hussein Obama to Hillary Probe

‘Bombshell’ FBI Text Messages Tie Hussein Obama to Hillary Probe A new batch of text messages between FBI agents reveal that then-President Barack Hussen Obama wanted “to know everything we’re doing.” That exchange has piqued the suspicion of Senate investigators who now want to know Mr. Hussein Obama’s level of involvement with the FBI’s investigation […]

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Promote Growth, Reduce Deficit

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Promote Growth, Reduce Deficit

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Promote Growth, Reduce Deficit $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Market Notes Stocks rose to new all-time highs with technology and energy shares pacing the advance as The Trump Rally extends The CBOE launched Bitcoin (BTCUSD)futures trading Sunday evening. The 1-month futures contract was trading at around $18,600 at the stock market’s closing bell. […]