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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, “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. […]

‘Disgusting Pig’ Al Franken Will Quit Senate Thursday

‘Disgusting Pig’ Al Franken Will Quit Senate Thursday

‘Disgusting Pig’ Al Franken Will Quit Senate Thursday Democrat Darling Headed Out, Bye, Bye Al Wednesday, 16 Democrats in the US Senate, 10 of them women called for Senator Al Franken (D-Minn) to resign in light of the allegations of sexual misconduct against him. More than half of the female Democratic contingent in the Senate has joined […]

President Trump’s Tax Reform Deals Massive Blow to Barack Obamacare

President Trump’s Tax Reform Deals Massive Blow to Barack Obamacare

President Trump’s Tax Reform Deals Massive Blow to Barack Obamacare Barack Obamacare is going to collapse. The ex-president’s legacy is being shredded into oblivion. Socialized medicine suffered an extreme setback. Our President’s sweeping tax reform bill that passed the US Senate early Saturday contains the GOP’s biggest blow yet to former President Barack Hussein Obama’s […]

Wall Street Held Weekly Gains on a Volatile Trading Day,Traders Bought the Dip 

Wall Street Held Weekly Gains on a Volatile Trading Day,Traders Bought the Dip 

Wall Street Held Weekly Gains on a Volatile Trading Day, Traders Bought the Dip $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US stocks fell Friday after a report the  former US national security adviser Michael Flynn was prepared to tell investigators that before taking office President Donald Trump had directed him to make contact with Russians. Does not […]

FATCA is an Indiscriminate Violation of Privacy, Repeal It!

FATCA is an Indiscriminate Violation of Privacy, Repeal It!

FATCA is an Indiscriminate Violation of Privacy, Repeal It! “Transparency is when citizens monitor government. When government monitors citizens, that’s tyranny.” The CEO of 1 of the world’s largest independent financial services organizations has today launched an “urgent call to arms” for the Trump administration scrap the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, also known as FATCA. […]

Stocks Run to Fresh Record Highs on Powell’s Comments

Stocks Run to Fresh Record Highs on Powell’s Comments

Stocks Run to Fresh Record Highs on Powell’s Comments $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Wall Street indexes moved to fresh records  Tuesday after Fed Chairman nominee Jerome Powell’s comments on interest rate hikes and deregulation fired inspired investors. JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM), and Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) up about 2%, setting up the S&P financial index for its […]

Gold Up for 3rd Day Running On US Inflation Data

Gold Up for 3rd Day Running On US Inflation Data $GLD, $SLV, $MTAFF, $USD Gold prices rose for a 3rd day running Wednesday, and was flat Thursday, as USD weakened and US bond yields fell despite solid US economic data that reinforced expectations that the Fed will press ahead with increases to US interest rates, […]

Establishment Republicans Are in ‘Full Collapse’

Establishment Republicans Are in ‘Full Collapse’

Establishment Republicans Are in ‘Full Collapse’ Out of Ideas No Guts No Money Steve Bannon made the comments 1 day after Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ), an outspoken critic of President Trump and a fixture of the rhino Republican establishment, declared he would not seek re-election. Mr. Bannon, who has been recruiting a slate of conservative […]

President Trump’s Tax Reform Imminent, as Senate Passes Budget

President Trump’s Tax Reform Imminent, as Senate Passes Budget

President Trump’s Tax Reform Imminent, as Senate Passes Budget $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Late Thursday, Senate Republicans pushed a $4-T budget through in a major step forward for President Trump’s promise of massive tax cuts and reform. The 51-49 vote set the stage for debate later this year to dramatically overhaul the US tax code for […]

Hussein Obama ‘Aggravated’ as Legacy Shreds Before His Eyes

Hussein Obama ‘Aggravated’ as Legacy Shreds Before His Eyes

Hussein Obama ‘Aggravated’ as Legacy Shreds Before His Eyes Former US President Barack Hussein Obama said at an event in New York Wednesday it is “aggravating” to see lawmakers moving to unravel his one piece of  legacy legislation; Barack Obamacare, aka the Affordable Care Act (ACA) “Those of you who live in countries that already […]

Russia Rumors Designed to Undermine Trump Presidency

Russia Rumors Designed to Undermine Trump Presidency

Russia Rumors Designed to Undermine Trump Presidency In a prepared statement, US President Donald Trump’s personal attorney told Senate investigators Tuesday that rumors about Russian election interference are spread to undercut the presidency. “There are some in this country who do not care about the facts, but simply want to politicize this issue, choosing to […]

Leading Senate Democrat, ‘Allow Illegals to Vote to Prove You’re Not a White Supremacist’

Leading Senate Democrat, ‘Allow Illegals to Vote to Prove You’re Not a White Supremacist’

Leading Senate Democrat, ‘Allow Illegals to Vote to Prove You’re Not a White Supremacist’ The US Senate’s Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has had some ‘nutty’ ideas, but this is one is probably 1 is really far fetched. Senator Schumer thinks that President Donald Trump should allow illegal aliens to vote in order to prove […]

McConnell Feels the “Heat” Aligns with President Trump

McConnell Feels the “Heat” Aligns with President Trump

McConnell Feels the “Heat” Aligns with President Trump US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell praised President Donald Trump’s accomplishments on Thursday. President Trump has accused Senator McConnell of failing to follow through on the Republican plan to repeal and replace Barack Obamacare, aka the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in a Tweet Thursday morning. At that […]

There is No Need for a Government Shutdown

There is No Need for a Government Shutdown

There is No Need for a Government Shutdown $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Wednesday, the US stock market moved lower on come concern of a potential government shutdown and following a report that highlighted a disagreement between President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) Wall Street cheered Tuesday reports suggesting that White House aids and […]

Tax Reform Nears, as Barack Obamacare Collapses

Tax Reform Nears, as Barack Obamacare Collapses

Tax Reform Nears, as Barack Obamacare Collapses Thursday, US House Speaker Paul Ryan said that tax reform talks are nearing a consensus to lower business taxes by closing loopholes and special interest deductions, the latest sign that the unpopular proposed BAT might not be included. Speaking at a New Balance shoe factory in Massachusetts, Speaker […]

Germany “Up in Arms” About Proposed US Russian Sanctions

Germany “Up in Arms” About Proposed US Russian Sanctions

Germany “Up in Arms” About Proposed US Russian Sanctions Friday, Germany threatened to retaliate against the United States if new sanctions on Russia being proposed by the US Senate penalize German firms. The Senate bill, approved Thursday 98-2, includes new sanctions against Russia and Iran. And it foresees punitive measures against entities that provide material […]

Comey’s Senate Testimony “Poisoned” Robert Mueller’s Investigation

Comey’s Senate Testimony “Poisoned” Robert Mueller’s Investigation

Comey’s Senate Testimony “Poisoned” Robert Mueller’s Investigation Thursday, the sacked former FBI Director James Comey’s statement about leaking information of private conversations he had with President Donald Trump revealed the Special Counsel Investigation has been “Poisoned ” . Mr. Comey admitted under oath that he leaked the information as part of the FBI’s probe into […]

President Trump Vs The Swamp, Trump the Winner

President Trump Vs The Swamp, Trump the Winner

President Trump Vs The Swamp, Trump the Winner Former FBI Director James Comey began his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday by suggesting that the question of whether President Donald Trump had committed obstruction of justice was one for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to investigate. But under questioning by Sen. James Risch (R-ID), […]

President Trump to US Senate, “Let’s Get Healthcare and Tax Reform Passed”

President Trump to US Senate, “Let’s Get Healthcare and Tax Reform Passed”

President Trump to US Senate, “Let’s Get Healthcare and Tax Reform Passed” President Donald Trump on Tuesday took to Twitter to again call for the end of the Senate filibuster so that healthcare and tax reform can get passed “fast and easy.” Follow Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump The Us Senate should switch to 51 votes, […]

Clapper Testifies “Trump Dossier Sources Could Not Be Verified”

Clapper Testifies “Trump Dossier Sources Could Not Be Verified”

Clapper Testifies “Trump Dossier Sources Could Not Be Verified” The dossier on then Presidential candidate Donald Trump that contained scandalous allegations of purported ties to Russia could not be verified by the US intelligence community, America’s former intelligence chief said Monday. During a hearing with the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, James Clapper, […]

Former US AG Sally Yates Under Fire in Senate Judiciary Hearing

Former US AG Sally Yates Under Fire in Senate Judiciary Hearing

Former US AG Sally Yates Under Fire in Senate Judiciary Hearing Former USAG Sally Yates is testifying about what she told The Trump’s White House about General Flynn’s relationship with Russia Monday. Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a lawsuit for copies of former acting Attorney General Sally Yates’ e-Mails from the end of […]

Up Date: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s e-Mail Scandal +

Up Date: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s e-Mail Scandal +

Up Date: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s e-Mail Scandal + Hillary R. Clinton’s e-Mails containing classified information were forwarded to ex-New York Rep. Anthony Weiner so he could print them out for his wife, a top Clinton aide Huma Abedin. FBI Director James Comey’s revelation came during testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as he defended his […]

President Trump, “Chuck Schumer is a ‘Bad Leader'”

President Trump, “Chuck Schumer is a ‘Bad Leader

President Trump, “Chuck Schumer is a ‘Bad Leader’” President Donald Trump attacked the Senate’s top Democrat, Senator Chuck Schumer, as a “bad leader” and said the Democrats are “never going to win another election.” President Trump made his remarks during a TV interview that airs Monday morning on national TV. President Trump tells the television […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Open enrollment is now underway for Maryland patients, regulatory bills are advancing in Florida and Montana, and more. Florida Last Monday, a medical marijuana regulation bill won a House committee vote. The House Health and Human Services Committee approved House Bill 1397, which aims to regulate the state’s voter-approved medical marijuana system. […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The North Dakota legislature continues to muck about with the state’s new voter-approved medical marijuana law, North Carolina sees a full-fledged medical marijuana bill introduced, and more.  Iowa Last Thursday, a CBD expansion bill stalled. A bill that could have expanded the use of CBD cannabis oil ran into a brick wall […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Medical marijuana is keeping Arkansas legislators and regulators busy, Kentucky and West Virginia see full-fledged medical cannabis bills filed, a CBD cannabis oil bill heads to the governor’s desk in Indiana, and more. Arkansas Last Thursday, the House approved a bill banning military members from becoming registered caregivers. The body approved House […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update It is  all Red State Medical Marijuana news this week, reflecting the slow spread of acceptance to even the most conservative areas of the country. Arkansas Last Wednesday, a batch of medical marijuana “fix” bills were moving. Six medical marijuana-related bills moved out of committees to face floor votes in their respective […]

Scott Pruitt Takes the Helm at the EPA

Scott Pruitt Takes the Helm at the EPA

Scott Pruitt Takes the Helm at the EPA Friday, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, 48 anni, won US Senate confirmation to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a federal agency he repeatedly sued to rein in its reach during the Obama Admin. The vote was 52-46 as Republican leaders used their party’s Senate majority to […]

US Congress Setting Up to Ease Several Wall Street “Rules”

US Congress Setting Up to Ease Several Wall Street “Rules”

US Congress Setting Up to Ease Several Wall Street “Rules” The Republican leader of the House Financial Services Committee plans to scale back banking reforms, curb the consumer finance agency and ease regulations on financial institutions and companies looking to raise capital, according to a proposal seen Thursday. In a memo on the legislation he […]

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA The US Senate confirmed Representative Mike Pompeo to be President Donald Trump’s Director of  the Central Intelligence Agency Monday, despite some lawmakers’ concerns that he might expand surveillance or allow the use of so-called Enhanced Interrogation Techniques widely considered torture. As voting continued, there were […]

Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved President Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of State. The panel recommend Rex Tillerson’s nomination to the full Senate, where the former CEO of Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) is almost certain to be confirmed by the Republican-led chamber. Sen. […]

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid Crisis

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid Crisis

Congress Allocates $1-B to Fight Opioid  Crisis Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is against it, saying it is “political cover for huge giveaways to giant drug companies.” Congress is close to passing a bill that would include a provision allocating $1-B to address the opioid epidemic. But that effort could still be upended by last-minute concerns […]

US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted

US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted

US Congress Passes Funding Bill, Government Shutdown Averted The US Congress approved a stop-gap funding bill Wednesday that averts a looming federal government shutdown and provides urgently needed money to help battle an outbreak of the Zika virus. Passage of the bi-partisan legislation came shortly after Republicans and Democrats ended its fight over whether Washington […]

UAE Concerned About US House Passing 9/11 Bill

UAE Concerned About US House Passing 9/11 Bill

UAE Concerned About US House Passing 9/11 Bill The House bill will allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in US courts The UAE has expressed concern about the US Congress passing the ‘Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act’ last week. The House bill, passed last Friday, will allow the families of […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The Republican platform committee rejects medical marijuana, medical marijuana research issues get a hearing in the Senate, Arkansas will vote on at least one medical marijuana initiative this Fall — maybe 2 — and more. NationalOn Monday, the GOP rejected a medical marijuana platform plank. Republican delegates meeting Monday in Cleveland ahead […]

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.”

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.”

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.” Steven Machat, 64 anni, former Democrat, former Republican, now Independent, has thrown his “hat in the ring”  in a bid to unseat once Presidential hopeful and incumbent Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) from the US Senate. The dashing entertainment mogul, social activist, educator/author vows to overcome political divisions and […]

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat Marco Rubio had vowed not to seek reelection, changed his mind last week as the Florida race becomes increasingly crucial for Republicans seeking to maintain their control of the Senate. But as Donald Trump has shown, people are tired of the Republican establishment, Trump included, “It’s almost […]

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy House Republicans blocked an effort to open up banking for Marijuana businesses House Turns Back Effort to Give Pot Businesses Access to Banks. The Republican-led House Wednesday voted down an amendment to the FY 2017 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act that would have blocked federal regulators […]

Steven Machat: The Independent Choice for the United States Senate

Steven Machat: The Independent Choice for the United States Senate

Steven Machat: The Independent Choice for the United States Senate Steven Machat, the independent choice for United States Senate, says that at the founding of our great nation, Thomas Jefferson wrote and spoke about the importance of a social contract between a government and its people. Now, more than ever, in this age of information, […]

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market The way to trading and business riches is simple “Buy low, Sell high.” Donald Trump has been very good at buying low and selling high, and it helps account for his success in business. Last week the Democratic front-runner, Hillary Clinton painted that a crime. While […]