Trump Cutting Hundreds of Thousands in Taxpayer Costs: Cancels NYT and WaPo Subscriptions

White House cancels subscriptions to New York Times and Washington Post, urges federal agencies to do the same. The White House is urging all federal agencies to cancel their subscriptions to The New York Times and the Washington Post, according to a CNN report on Thursday. White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said in a statement Thursday that “not renewing subscriptions […]

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Jihad Democrat Rashida Tlaib Under Investigation by Ethics Committee

The House Ethics Committee is investigating a campaign finance violation by this Islamist congresswoman Rep. Rashida Tlaib after she cut herself a salary from her 2018 campaign after being elected. Democratic committee Chairman Ted Deutch of Florida and Ranking Member Kenny Marchant, a Texas Republican, announced the move in a Monday press release. The complaint against […]

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RNC: ‘We Have 50,000 New Donors’ Since Pelosi Launched Impeachment Inquiry

In response to the House Democrats’ decision to launch an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, donations to the Republican National Committee (RNC) have dramatically increased, according to RNC spokeswoman Elizabeth Harrington. Last Tuesday, Sept. 24, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announced that the House of Representatives was “moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry” of […]

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Miami Real Estate Is About To Collapse

Submitted by Harris Kupperman of Adventures in Capitalism Miami has a highly cyclical property market where the magnitudes of the booms and busts dwarf anywhere else in the country.  In my experience, trends in Miami real estate also tend to lead national trends by a few quarters. Therefore, smart guys always watch Miami. Roughly a year […]

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How Ukraine Uses US Military Aid

KYIV, Ukraine—Since April 2014, Ukraine has been locked in a land war in its eastern Donbas region against a combined force of Russian regulars, pro-Russian separatists, and foreign mercenaries. During that time, Russia has used Ukraine as a testing ground for its modern warfare doctrines and technologies—in terms of both conventional and so-called hybrid military […]

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Millionaires Can Qualify For Food Stamps; Trump Trying to Remove Loophole

by Tim Andrews | September 16, 2019 11:27 AM When Americans think of food stamp recipients, images of desperate lower-income Americans typically come to mind. Taxpayers desperately want to believe that their hard-earned dollars are helping poor people struggling to make ends meet with welfare benefits helping them get the vital nutrients they need to stay alive. […]

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Union Scandal Coincides With GM Auto Workers Strike

Resolving the strike against General Motors that began Monday may be harder because of an internal corruption scandal inside the United Auto Workers. The strike officially began at midnight, when tens of thousands of workers walked off the factory floors of the multinational automobile manufacturing company headquartered in Detroit. Vance Pearson, 58, the UAW’s Region […]

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British trade leaders endorse boycott of Israel

The leaders of British trade unions have passed a motion seen as endorsing the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, JTA reports. The nonbinding motion, passed Wednesday at the union’s main gathering and internal elections event in Brighton by the Trades Union Congress, calls for prioritizing “Palestinians’ rights to justice and equality, including by […]

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The State of Black Employment

The top-line numbers seem to tell it all. When it comes to American employment, a rising tide lifts all boats. The jobless rate in America reached a 50-year low in April 2019. And black unemployment, at 6%, is the lowest it has been since the Bureau of Labor Statistics began measuring it in 1972. But […]

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