September 16, 2021

Expanded Unemployment Benefits Hindered Main Street Recovery, Small Business Owners Say

Pandemic-related unemployment benefits slowed the economic recovery by incentivizing out-of-work Americans to remain unemployed, small business owners said. “People won’t return calls, they won’t return texts, they don’t return emails,” Janey Moores, the CEO of Kentucky-based staffing firm BJM & Associates, told the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA). “We post things on all the social…

Sean Penn Says COVID-19 Vaccinations ‘Should Be Mandatory’: ‘All Business Need to Take the Lead’

Actor-director Sean Penn, who has spent years hobnobbing with dictators from Venezuela to Russia, said COVID-19 vaccinations should be compulsory, adding that he is “frustrated” by people who continue to resist the vaccine. “This is one of those things that should be mandatory,” Penn told Yahoo Entertainment during an interview about his latest movie, Flag Day, which…

Fox News Article on Chrissy Teigen Omits Cyberbullying Scandal, Lost Business Deals

Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Variety A recent Fox News article about Chrissy Teigen has omitted any reference to her recent cyberbullying scandal, which has tarnished the Joe Biden-supporting celebrity’s once-pristine public image as she continued to lose lucrative business deals with Bloomingdale’s, Target, and other companies. Fox News ran a sympathetic story Saturday about fan letters…

Inspector General: Elaine Chao Used Position To Help Family’s Shipping Business

An Inspector General report found that former Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao used her cabinet-level position to aid her family’s shipping business. The report notes that Chao repeatedly used her government position to help the Foremost Group shipping company with various issues, including media appearances. The report did not formally determine whether or not any…

‘Politics in General Sucks’: Dave Portnoy Explains How Barstool Raised $33M for Small Business Without Government Help

With the government mired in recriminations and sending billions of dollars overseas, Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy stepped in to do the work that the government appeared unwilling to do itself: He helped American small businesses. Beginning with a $500,000 contribution from himself and then using his considerable social media presence to raise the rest,…

Toy Store Owner Whose Business Went Under Donates Inventory to Charity

A toy store owner whose business closed for good during the coronavirus pandemic donated her remaining inventory to a charity for kids fighting cancer. Marie Liburdi, the owner of Teaching Toys, said she felt inspired to help after watching a news segment on the Bottomless Toy Chest, an organization that delivers toys year-round to pediatric…

EXCLUSIVE: Hunter Biden Called His Father And Chinese Business Partner ‘Office Mates’ In September 2017 Email

Hunter Biden sent an email to the manager of his Washington, D.C. office building in September 2017 asking her to make keys for his “office mates” Joe Biden and Gongwen Dong, who he said was the “emissary” for the chairman of the Chinese energy conglomerate CEFC. Hunter Biden’s dealings with CEFC in 2017 were at…

Feds Slap Hunter Biden With Subpoena For Foreign Business Records: Report

Federal prosecutors subpoenaed Hunter Biden on Tuesday for records for his business dealings with more than two dozen entities, including Ukrainian energy firm Burisma Holdings and companies based in China, the Associated Press reported. Biden announced on Wednesday through his father’s transition team that his attorney had been notified that he was the target of…

Joe Biden Repeats Broken Promise Not to Use Government to Help His Family’s Business Interests

Former Vice President Joe Biden told CNN’s Jake Tapper that he would avoid conflicts between his family’s business interests and his job as president — a promise he failed to honor during the Obama-Biden administration. As Breitbart News contributor Peter Schweizer has demonstrated, several of Biden’s family members have used his position to gain access…

Joe Biden Said His Family Wouldn’t Engage In Foreign Business If He Won The Election, But Records Show Hunter Still Holds Stake In Chinese Firm

Business records show that Hunter Biden continues to hold a 10% stake in a Chinese private equity firm despite multiple promises from President-elect Joe Biden that no one in his family would engage in business with foreign corporations or governments if he is elected president. Hunter Biden holds equity in BHR Partners through his company,…

Donald Trump Warns Countries Doing Business with Iran.

President Donald Trump warned foreign countries on Tuesday not to do business with Iran–or lose business with the United States. “Anyone doing business with Iran will NOT be doing business with the United States,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “I am asking for WORLD PEACE, nothing less!” The Iran sanctions have officially been cast. These are […]

Jacksonville Inspector Who Warned Business Over Military Flags Suspended

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The city of Jacksonville has suspended the code inspector who issued a warning citation to a Westside business that had flags from every branch of the U.S. military on its roof, along with her supervisor, who was present at the time. Melinda Power came under fire after she cited Jaguar Power Sports […]

Secret Empires: China Used Business Deals to Influence Families of McConnell, Biden.

Writing at the Wall Street Journal, Aruna Viswanatha writes that Peter Schweizer’s new book, “Secret Empires,” reports “that China has worked to gain leverage over powerful American politicians by targeting their families with investment opportunities and business deals.” The author of a book that fueled an FBI investigation into the Clinton Foundation now is taking aim […]

Mueller Blasts Trump Org With Subpoenas, Is Reviewing Business Dealings With Russia.

Special counsel Robert Mueller issued subpoenas to the Trump Organization in recent weeks, asking the company to surrender a trove of documents relating to Russia and other topics at issue in the ongoing investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Though the breadth of the subpoenas aren’t yet clear, the development is another […]

Poll: Around 64 Percent Of Small Business Owners Say Trump Is Making Their Enterprises Great Again.

Over 250 companies have announced they’re doling out bonuses to their workers. Over three million workers have benefited from bonuses since President Trump signed the tax bill into law. On average, these workers are $1,000 checks, but some are as high as $3,000. Unemployment is at near record lows. Consumer confidence is at a 17-year […]

Global Business Leaders HEAP PRAISE ON TRUMP at Davos Dinner: Siemens, Adidas, Nestle, Sovartis, HSBC, Total, InBev, Bayer, Volvo, etc.

President Trump was given a hero’s welcome Thursday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Trump met Thursday with global leaders Theresa May from Great Britain and Benjamin Netanyahu from Israel. Trump later sat down with global business leaders for a dinner. As he went around the table the table and each and every […]

California To Business Owners: Half Of Your Savings From Trump’s Tax Bill Belongs To Us.

Are you kidding me, California? Actually, no—the politics in this left wing cesspool are so insufferable that this really shouldn’t shock us. After President Donald J. Trump passed a historic tax reform package before Christmas, over 150 companies have doled out bonuses of $1,000 or more to workers, increased employee investment, and plan to boost […]

Small Business Owner in Trump Country Explains Why Tax Reform Will Help the 99%

SEDALIA, Mo.—As Republicans prepare to unveil the details of their major tax reform proposal this week, a small business owner in America’s heartland is speaking out about how her and her employees could benefit. “The 1 percent that keeps being talked about, I want them to talk about the other 99 percent, and they don’t […]

Partners in Evil => Planned Parenthood Teams Up with Satanists to Expand Missouri Abortion Business

Planned Parenthood teamed up with satanists in Missouri to expand the state’s abortion business. Breitbart.com reported: Missouri has reportedly doubled its abortion capacity this year “thanks to the Satanic Temple and Planned Parenthood,” who have worked in tandem to fight the state’s restrictions on abortion. With some of the most clearly defined regulations on abortion […]

Proof Obama Wanted to ‘Choke’ Every Business Owner in America

  I mentioned in a recent column that the news was filled with stories about the protest-turned-riot in Charlottesville, the KKK, Neo Nazis, white supremists and let’s not forget Confederate statues. These are all WMD’s- Weapons of Mass Distraction. They don’t affect the average American’s life on a daily basis. What matters are high-quality jobs, […]

CNN’s Secret Business Links to the Castro Regime

“Wow. CNN had to retract big story on ‘Russia,’ with three employees forced to resign. What about all the other phony stories they do?” (tweet from President Trump, June 27.) Start with practically everything from CNN’s Havana Bureau for the past twenty years, Mr President. But don’t take it from me. Take it from the […]

President Donald Trump Restricts American Corporations From Doing Business With the Military in Cuba

The Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Havana is owned by the military-run Gaviota and is managed by the U.S. Corporation Starwood hotel chain. Gaviota is part of the military conglomerate GAESA. Obama violated the Helms-Burton Law and the Cuban embargo by authorizing hotel chains to do business with the Cuban military. On June 13, […]

Former Officials: Actually, Susan Rice’s Alleged Unmasking Requests Were Not Business As Usual

We’ve been following this story since it broke — and as I argued on Special Report, the new developments make it harder for Democrats and their media enablers to continue arguing that Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election is the only story that merits attention and investigation. Not that they aren’t giving it the old college try, […]

Sec. of Defense Mattis Sent DoD Employees a Letter Right After Swearing In — ‘Mad Dog’ Means Business

Secretary of Defense Gen. James Mattis wasted no time in asserting his leadership after he was overwhelmingly confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Friday. Almost immediately after his swearing-in, Mattis sent a letter to DoD employees, showcasing his legendary command style as he prepares to head the Pentagon. “It’s good to be back and I’m grateful […]

BREAKING: Wall Street Journal Reveals Shock Business Details About Podesta and Russia

Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta has been linked to an investment firm owned by the Russian government. Moreover, it has been shown that he tried to hide this connection from the U.S. government. Five years ago, the U.S.-based solar energy startup Joule Unlimited elected Podesta to its board of directors in […]

George Soros Sends $500 Million to Help Refugees Build Business

George Soros, the billionaire on an open-border bent, who has never met an immigrant he’s regarded as illegal, it seems, has entered the world of politics yet again to promise big bucks – $500 million of them – to help refugees and migrants start their own businesses. Soros, who heads up the Open Society Institute, […]

MASSIVE MEXICAN IMMIGRATION – A BUSINESS OF CROOKS

Fernando Cortés, a long-time Mexican nationalist and identitarian, offers his perspective on immigration to the United States at the 2016 American Renaissance conference. He argues that the Mexican regime could be accused of almost intentional mismanagement of the economy so as to keep Mexicans poor and provide cheap labor for Americans. Mr. Cortés acknowledges the […]

Obama Admin. Sued Business Because It Kept Male Employee Out Of Women’s Room

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) sued a private business for sex discrimination and harassment after a male employee — who announced he was switching genders to become a woman — was barred from using the women’s restroom and was referred to with male pronouns by his coworkers. Deluxe Financial Services, a Minnesota-based company that helps small businesses with […]

Watch: Hillary Clinton Fails Miserably In Explaining Why A Small Business Owner’s Healthcare Costs Rose $500

In December of 2015, Hillary Clinton admitted that Obamacare is turning America into a nation of part-time workers. Moreover, she said the law incentivizes people and businesses not to find full-time employment. The statement was spurred by a questioner at a town hall, who was asking why there is discrimination against part-time workers when it […]

Claws Out: Fox Business Promises “REAL DEBATE” On Nov. 10

The CNBC Republican primary debate last week was a disaster of epic proportions. Now, Fox Business, the host of the upcoming Republican primary debate on November 10, has launched a new promo touting themselves as the hosts of the “real debate” that will ask “real questions.” From CNN Money: “CNBC never asked the real questions, […]

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