Archive For The “US Economy” Category

Six Years Ago Obama Promised to Buy a Chevy Volt. Now It Is Dead

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The Volt and the Cruze were two of the signature achievements of the partnership between the Obama administration and General Motors following the auto-industry bailout.

https://www.breitbart.com/economy/2018/11/26/watch-six-years-ago-obama-promised-to-buy-a-chevy-volt-now-it-is-dead/

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Veterans haven’t received GI Bill benefits for months due to ongoing IT issues at VA

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While Committee staff never witnessed a “blue screen of death,” they did witness the system crash no fewer than five times in a ten minute period.

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/veterans-haven-t-receive-gi-bill-benefits-months-due-ongoing-n934696

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: New Yorkers “Outraged” over 25,000 new jobs in NY and VA….

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“The 29-year-old former waitress ran on a deeply progressive platform characterized by expansive social benefits including medicare-for-all and tuition-free higher education but has not yet detailed exactly how she will raise sufficient revenue to fund her policies.

Asked about the $32.6 trillion price tag recently placed on Sanders’ Medicare-for-all plan, Ocasio-Cortez has fallen back on the savings that would result from eliminating out-of-pocket cost to the consumer at the point of care.”

https://www.nationalreview.com/news/ocasio-cortez-claims-new-yorkers-are-outraged-over-opening-of-new-amazon-headquarters/

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BOKHARI: Everywhere We Look, Elites Demonize, Delegitimize, and Censor Ordinary People — Elections Are the Way to Fight Back | Breitbart

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“American voters are also familiar with elites’ attempts to undermine their decisions at the ballot box, witnessing a Deep State of shadowy unelected bureaucrats work tirelessly to undermine the President’s agenda through a campaign of leaks and policy sabotage. The Deep State is so brazen that its members now boast of their existence in New York Time op-eds.”

https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2018/11/04/bokhari-everywhere-we-look-elites-demonize-delegitimize-and-censor-ordinary-people-elections-are-the-way-to-fight-back/

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With new indictment, U.S. launches aggressive campaign to thwart China’s economic attacks – The Washington Post

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““This was,” said U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California Alex Tse, “some of the most advanced semiconductor technology in the world.”

If convicted, the defendants face up to 14 years in prison and $5 million in fines. The two companies, United Microelectronics and Jinhua, could face fines worth more than $20 billion. The three men charged Thursday are in China, U.S. officials said.”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/with-new-indictments-us-launches-aggressive-campaign-to-thwart-chinas-economic-attacks/2018/11/01/70dc5572-dd78-11e8-b732-3c72cbf131f2_story.html

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YES on 74 — Committee for Colorado’s Shared Heritage

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Safeguarding private property from unjust or unfair confiscation is at the core of Colorado values. See why we’re supporting Amendment 74 to protect all Colorado property owners.

https://coloradosharedheritage.com/

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Mattis: Military already moving equipment to southern border

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“The National Guard is often used by states to help with border security. But active duty troops are rarely deployed within the United States except for domestic emergencies like hurricanes or floods.”

https://apnews.com/4258f2e25da84951860e0d2664e613c1

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Trump to address Future Farmers of America convention ahead of midterms

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President Trump will deliver the keynote address Saturday at a convention for American farmers in Indianapolis, becoming the first president to accept the invitation in nearly three decades.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-to-address-future-farmers-of-america-convention-ahead-of-midterms

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Nancy Pelosi on the ‘collateral damage’ of Dems’ economic policies: ‘So be it’ – Washington Times

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“Her commentary came against a political backdrop in which the U.S. unemployment rate is at a 49-year low — 3.7 percent — in conjunction with moderate inflation.

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell saidearlier this month, for instance, that Americans are enjoying a “historically rare” economic climate.”

https://m.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/oct/18/nancy-pelosi-on-the-collateral-damage-of-dems-econ/

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U.S. Steel workers set to get biggest pay raise in years

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https://www.yahoo.com/news/exclusive-u-steel-workers-wages-rise-14-percent-195951157–finance.html

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