June 25, 2022

Moody’s: Inflation to Cost Families an Extra $5,520 Per Year, Up from Last Projection

iStock, Tom Brenner/Getty Images, BNN Inflation will cost families an additional $5,520 per year, increasing from a projection in March, according to Moody’s. President Biden’s 40-year-high inflation will cost American households on average an extra $5,520 in 2022, or $460 per month, a Moody’s analysts projected. In March, that projection was less. Bloomberg estimated families would be charged an…

The Problematical ‘Social Cost of Carbon’ Construct

Commentary The concept of “the social cost of carbon” (“carbon” being used here as shorthand for “carbon dioxide”) has been around for at least 40 years, and has become more prominent in the last decade or so. In the briefest terms, the social cost of carbon metric is designed to try to quantify in economic…

War In Ukraine: President Zelenskyy vows to ‘fight to the end… whatever the cost’

Cost of Living: The battle to keep homes warm

Analysis: Biden’s Amnesty to Cost Americans Nearly $500B Over 20 Years

A plan by President Joe Biden to give amnesty to millions of illegal aliens would cost American taxpayers nearly $500 billion over the course of two decades, a new analysis reveals. Late last month, House Democrats passed the filibuster-proof “Build Back Better” reconciliation package which includes an amnesty for nearly seven million illegal aliens. Effectively,…

National Educators Group Pushes for English Teachers to Be Trained in ‘Anti-Racism’

Educators pursuing a career as a middle or high school English teacher should be “trained in anti-racism,” according to a newly released set of teaching standards created by National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The NCTE last revised its standards for educators preparing to teach English language arts (ELA) in grades 7 to 12…

Loudoun County Teenager Pleads No Contest to Second Assault, to Face Sentencing in December

A teenager in one of Virginia’s most populous counties on Monday pleaded no contest to assaulting a girl in a school bathroom last month. The same teen in October was found guilty of sexually assaulting a different girl at a different high school in Loudoun County in May. The no contest plea means the boy…

Prosecutor: Kyle Rittenhouse Provoked ‘Entire Incident’ of Fatal Shootings

A prosecutor in the murder trial of Kyle Rittenhouse on Monday accused the teen of provoking the “entire incident” that led to the shooting of three people during riots and unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last year. Kenosha County Assistant District Attorney Thomas Binger during closing arguments said the jury should ignore Rittenhouse’s defense claim that…

LIVE: House Freedom Caucus Holds Hearing on Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Live Videos By Epoch Video Epoch Video View profile Follow November 15, 2021 Updated: November 15, 2021 biggersmallerPrint The House Freedom Caucus is holding a hearing on Monday to analyze and discuss the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The hearing will provide members of Congress and the public the opportunity to hear from medical experts…

Surprise! Biden’s Spending Bills Will Not ‘Cost Zero Dollars’

President Joe Biden’s administration is facing a daunting reality check after claiming for months that their spending agenda will “cost zero dollars,” with the head of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) saying the White House drastically overestimated the revenue the IRS could gain by cracking down on tax loopholes.Biden and numerous other senior Democrats in…

Biden Adviser Cecilia Rouse on MLB’s Georgia Boycott: ‘Undoubtedly Going to Be a Cost’ to Stadium Workers

Council of Economic Advisers chair Cecilia Rouse said CBS’s “Face the Nation” that “there is undoubtedly going to be a cost” to the majority-black city of Atlanta’s stadium workers because Major League Baseball moved it’s All-Star game move out of Georgia to protest the new voting law. Partial transcript as follows: BRENNAN: This past week, we had a…

Trump’s Military Parade Is Off After Projected Cost Balloons to $92 Million.

A marching company with Marine Barracks Washington D.C. marches across the parade deck during a Tuesday Sunset Parade at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Aug. 7, 2018. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Damon Mclean) WASHINGTON — After the projected cost of a military parade this November in D.C. ballooned $80 million over previous […]

Report: Mueller’s Probe Has Cost Taxpayers $17 Million, With Over $4 Million Paid to His Staff.

A Justice Department report released on Thursday details how Robert Mueller’s Russia collusion probe accumulated nearly $17 million in expenses less than a year after his official appointment as special counsel. The report, which covers Mueller’s investigation from October of last year through the end of March 2018, shows that the special counsel’s office (SCO) […]

Cost of U.S. War on Jihadists: $5.6 Trillion, 7,000 Deaths, 52,500 Injuries

The United States is expected to spend nearly $6 trillion through 2018 on government-wide costs related to the wars waged in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Syria since 2001, reveals a study by Brown University’s Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. According to Brown University’s Cost of War project analysis, authored by Neta Crawford, the total […]

Bernie Sanders Dodges Question About The Cost For His Socialist Health Care Utopia

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is pushing his single-payer health care initiative. Alternatively called Medicare-for-All, the self-described democratic socialist has decided now was the time to split his party in two over this issue. It’s going to call for $32 trillion in new taxes; it’s not going anywhere. Sanders even had Canadian doctors flown in to […]

The Economic Cost of Harvey and Irma: $290 Billion

Hurricane Irma has slammed into Florida’s southern coast. More than two million are without power. The storm has been downgrade to a category one hurricane. We do not yet know the extent of the damage, but it’s safe to assume that it won’t be cheap. When you combine Harvey and Irma together, the cost is […]

Wanna Hear Hillary Whine About ‘What Happened’? It’ll Cost You $1,200.

Hillary Clinton, who, in case you have forgotten, lost the 2016 presidential race in the most shocking upset in U.S. political history, is about to go on tour to sell her new book, What Happened. Hillary’s going to set off this fall for an 15-city tour — “Hillary Clinton Live” — and her website promise […]

Ouch: Clinton Failed Presidential Bid Cost $1.2 Billion

It’s a record. Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential run cost $1.2 billion. Trump supporters should have a field day with this final bill, given that Clinton slammed the president-elect for losing a billion dollars during his business career. “What kind of genius loses a billion dollars in a single year?” said the Democratic nominee in October. […]

Hillary’s ‘Serious Lack of Competence’ Cost Lives At Benghazi

Former CIA officer D. W. Wilber noted in The Hill Monday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s actions leading up to the Benghazi attack, and the Obama administration’s foreign policy in Libya as a whole were “lunacy on a grand scale”: “Additional security was denied even though intelligence reports clearly indicated the presence in […]

Honduran Woman Flies to US to Have Zika Baby – Her Anchor Baby Will Cost Taxpayers at Least $1 Million

It’s a good thing we don’t have any national debt. Pregnant Honduran mother flew to the US to have her Zika baby. Her anchor baby will cost US taxpayers at least $1 million to treat. Honduran woman flies to New Jersey to give birth to Zika baby. Her anchor baby will cost AT LEAST $1million […]

German Dentists: Treating Refugee Teeth Will Cost Taxpayers BILLIONS

That mass migration is adding enormous pressure to public services has been confirmed by German dental professionals, who have warned the teeth of many immigrants are so bad they require significant work, which will cost the tax payer billions of Euros. Describing the teeth of migrants who are coming to German dentists for work as […]

The Obamas’ Christmas-Hawaii Plane Tickets Will Cost Tax Payers $3.7 Million

Like many families, the Obamas will head home to celebrate the holidays, but odds are their flight will cost slightly more than your typical Christmas airfare. According to Judicial Watch, it costs aproximately $206,000 per hour to operate Air Force One. Factor in the 18 hours of round-trip airtime, and it looks like the Obamas’ Dec. 18th flight to Hawaii and […]

Good News: Obama’s GLOBAL WARMING Campaign To Cost $45 Billion A Year In Regulatory Costs

When the United Nation’s conference on global warming begins in Paris come December, American Action Forum has a friendly reminder: we already regulate greenhouse gases and the Obama administration’s regulatory cost in fighting so-called climate change could cost us $45 billion annually: …[R]egulators have already imposed $26 billion in annual costs to limit GHGs and […]

Bernie Sanders policy proposals would cost $18 trillion

As a socialist, Senator Bernie Sanders is bubbling over with ideas on how to spend your money – as well as money the government has to print. So what would it cost to turn America into a workers’ paradise? The Wall Street Journal figures about $18 trillion. In all, he backs at least $18 trillion […]

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