Category Archives: US Economy

Was McDonald’s ensnared by rogue tweet?

Fast food chain McDonald’s appears to have been ensnared in a rogue Tweet aimed at President Donald Trump. In addition to calling Trump “a disgusting excuse of a President [sic],” the person who posted the pinned Tweet jumped into the … Continue reading

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On Carrier deal, what just happened with media really is crazy

It’s no secret most US establishment media on right and left preferred another Clinton term to a President Donald Trump administration. The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post—all of these media were hysterically critical about Trump … Continue reading

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Trump claims on trade right again: China dumped HFC blends in USA

Donald Trump’s claim casting federal officials who negotiate USA trade deals as inept once again proves true. The US Dept. of Commerce has announced its “affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of hydrofluorocarbon blends…from the … Continue reading

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Trump’s tax plan: Benefits for middle class, working moms, sole proprietors

GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump released his tax plan on Monday, and as promised, the plan would deliver benefits for the middle class and working moms. Trump said on Tuesday during a phone-in on Fox and Friends he will also … Continue reading

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Dustup about Trump PAC ad and Clinton’s India donor raises questions about outsourcing

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is understandably upset about a pro-Trump PAC ad related to India politico Amar Singh. According to media, the dustup isn’t over whether Singh did give Mrs. Clinton’s family foundation $5 million. The dustup is over the year … Continue reading

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Post Brexit, will there be ‘Clexit’ and a Trump ‘reset’ on globalism, trade deals?

Rocking the wealthiest corners of the world, Brexit will now be in the hands of those who transition the UK government to withdraw from the European Union. The historic vote by the British people will have an impact on the … Continue reading

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Film worthy: Panama Papers leak includes scandal-plagued American banker

Americans are included in the data leak dubbed the Panama Papers. McClatchy News included names of several US citizens in a list from the leak. Among them is scandal-plagued banker Benjamin Wey. One reporter became a target for Wey, and … Continue reading

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