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Blizzard Hits the East, 24 Million to Lose

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Blizzard: Much of the East Coast is blanketed with snow as a blizzard stretches all the way from Washington DC to Maine and north to Montreal. A blizzard warning is in effect for eight states. As many as 80 million people …

Blizzard on the Way, Deep State

Monday, March 13, 2017

Skyfall: Just a day after Daylight Savings Time kicked in bringing the promise of spring, a late-winter blizzard is expected to hit the East Coast tonight and tomorrow, bringing a foot or more of snow in some areas. The storm …

Suddenly Jobs Stats Are Real, Out of Uniform

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Econ 101: The economy added a healthy 235,000 jobs last month, dropping the unemployment rate just a tick to 4.7 percent and increasing the likelihood that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next week. Although the Trump administration has …

States Sue Trump Again, Hot Air at EPA

Friday, March 10, 2017

Ban the Ban: Hawaii and the State of Washington are leading a pack of states suing to block President Trump’s latest order banning travel from six predominantly Muslim countries. They argue that the new order is only a slight rewrite …

Conservacare Fight, Iconic Arch Collapse

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Conservacare: As Republican leaders charge in with their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, political riots are erupting on both the left and the right. And that’s just within the Republican party. In spite of that, House Speaker Paul Ryan …

WikiLeaks Stings CIA, Obamacare Popular

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Vault 7: The CIA has the ability to spy on people through smart phones, computers, and even smart televisions, according to a trove of documents posted on WikiLeaks. The documents reveal the CIA’s computer hacking codes and methods, According to …

Conservacare Bill Revealed, New Travel Ban

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

ConservaCare: Congressional Republicans have released the draft of an Obamacare replacement bill that replaces the requirement to have insurance with tax credits and incentives for people to buy health insurance. The key difference is that they propose to replace the …

Trump Demands Wiretap Investigation

Monday, March 6, 2017

Say It Ain’t So: FBI Director James Comey over the weekend asked the Justice Department to knock down President Trump’s unsubstantiated claim that his phones were tapped last fall on the orders of President Obama. Comey’s request puts him at …

The President and the Fertilizer King

Sunday, March 5, 2017

The Fertilizer King: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow did some long takeouts this past week about Donald Trump, his associates, and Dmitry Rybolovlev, the Russian billionaire known as the Fertilizer King for the commodity on which he made his fortune. During a …

Trump Claims Obama Tapped His Phone

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Tapped: President Trump went on a Twitter tirade from Florida this morning, claiming that President Obama had Trump’s phones tapped. “Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my “wires tapped” in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This …