1. Remember how Obama used Carried Interest against against Republicans like Mitt Romney . . . but never ended the loophole. Wallstreet let Obama call them...


  2. Supposed to start first week in January. Everything said today ( and probably tomorrow during Impeachment vote) looks like a precurser for Republican's Motion...


  3. Huawei Manages to Make Smartphones Without American Chips For China’s top smartphone maker, U.S. suppliers are increasingly a nice-to-have, not a must-have American tech companies...
      


  4. Thankfully, this forum is 100% free from "third party automated tools" that push state-backed propaganda. Because state-backed propaganda "third party automated tools" would likely be tedious. And...
      


  5. US - China Phase One Trade Deal is amazing stuff.  Historic.  A trade deal like this has never been attempted before, between Communist and Capitalist...


  6. https://www.judicialwatch.org/press-releases/judicial-watch-sues-rep-schiff-and-the-house-intelligence-committee-for-phone-subpoenas-targeting-trump/


  7. Nancy understands that the President's attorneys and Republican Senator will embarrass the House and destroy any credibility they thought the articles of Impeachment might...


  8. The Whispers getting louder and consistent. I previous heard Spring/Summer timeframe.  Now told will commence much sooner.   There is going to be a run on...
      


  9. In a world without constant manipulation and disinformation most economic and geopolitical events would happen spontaneously and randomly. Things would be more unexpected, but at...
      


  10. Do you have faith in your U.S. institutions ?  Justice Department ? FBI ? Congress ?  If Pelosi does not forward Impeachment to the Senate...


  11. https://www.bbc.com/news/election-2019-50765773 Britain's Boris Johnson will stay in power to assure a slow Brexit for the majority who voted for it years ago. The swindlers lose...
      


  12. This is bad news. The USA has now made China a complete adversary, in law and policy. The repercussions of this will be profound and...
      


  13. Heh heh, long term planning pays off for Trump, who for 30 years now has been railing against unfair and lopsided trade deals. Trump has corrected this lopsided and...


  14. Wowzers. Just look at the S&P go.  If you owned stocks under Trump or Obama you'd have done GREAT!  Not going as well for farmers...


  15. https://www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3039970/huge-public-corporate-and-household-debt-looks-new-normal-global I am not saying that China has a greater debt problem than the United States but some think it does. What do you think...
      


  16. Deliberately leaked as trial balloon to gauge feasibility.  Would be convient way out for Democrats.   The proposed plan entailed the cooperation from the House...


  17. The leader of the Opposition Conservative Party, Andres Scheer, just resigned, leaving the place in chaos.  It turns out that the Party used some...
      


  18. Good read.  As I have been saying for months now, Trump has *already won* the trade war against China. This article explains quite well what is going...


  19. Same status quo as before. Just like the new NAFTA deal. No major changes.  Trump will sell it as a big victory.  A good thing...


  20. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/10/us/politics/trump-antisemitism-executive-order.html From the NYT:  "The order will effectively interpret Judaism as a race or nationality, not just a religion,.."     “To determine the true rulers of any...
      


  21. Democratic party by starting and aggressively pursuing the impeachment process suddenly changed the optics of current US political narrative. It seems domestic matters will...
      

  22. change

    The oil and gas industry faces a particularly challenging set of obstacles—a volatile oil price, a wide talent gap, and an unrelenting image issue...
      


  23. Going into 2019, Trinidad and Tobago is the largest producer of oil and natural gas in the Caribbean. In the early 1990s, the country’s...


  24. Section 32 of the North American Trade Agreement states that if one of the members discusses an independent trade agreement with a non-market trading...


  25. https://www.cijn.org/venezuela-petrocaribe-and-the-orgy-of-corruption/. Hello everyone, wanted to share with you my recent interview for a media institute in Trinidad on the corruption surrounding Petrocaribe and PDVSA...
      


  26. If nominated candidate does not support continuing "carried interest" no money from Wallstreet  for Dems. No money = No win. " Carried Interest" is the tax...


  27. Short calculation below shows that impact of trade war on US-China bilateral trade is negligent (less than -1.6%). Trade war is not important.   Per Sunday, December...
      


  28. The Congressman said three Whitehouse National Security Advisors that worked on Ukraine issues need to testify.  The Congressman didn't mention the third unnamed was the...