May 17, 2022

CNN’s Harry Enten: Polling Numbers on Biden’s Economy are ‘Awful’

Appearing Thursday on CNN, network analyst Harry Enten said polling numbers regarding the U.S. economy under President Joe Biden are “awful.” A transcript is as follows: ANA CABRERA: New CNN polling finds feelings about the economy are the worst they have been in a decade. Harry, according to this latest poll, most Americans are not…

US Economy: Slowing Growth and Inflation

Commentary Two important economic indicators recently released tell the same three-part story: the post-pandemic recovery continues to proceed nicely; the pace of growth is slowing, but that is to be expected; inflation shows no sign of abating. The first of these indicators is the Labor Department’s employment report. It shows that unemployment has continued to…

U.S. Economy Added 431,000 Jobs in March, Unemployment Fell to 3.6%

file/Getty Images The U.S. economy added 431,00 jobs in March and the unemployment rate fell to 3.6 percent, the Department of Labor said Friday. Economists had expected the economy to add 490,000 jobs and the unemployment rate to tick down to 3.7 percent from 3.8 percent. The range of forecasts by economists surveyed by Econoday was between a gain…

U.S. Economy Slowed in February, Chicago Fed Says

U.S. economic activity expanded at a slower rate in February and January’s expansion was slower than reported earlier, data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago showed Monday. The Chicago Fed National Activity Index fell to 0.51 in February and January’s reading was revised down to 0.59 from the prior reading of 0.69. The Chicago…

Canada Calls for Suspension of Russia From Interpol

Canada is calling for Russia to be suspended from the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol), Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on March 3. Trudeau said Canada is working with other allies in support of the move amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine. “Today, Canada and other close partners are calling to suspend Russia from Interpol,” he…

Ukrainian Forces Are Attacking ‘Stalled’ Convoy: General

Ukrainian forces are attacking the 40-mile-long military convoy that is heading towards Kyiv, according to a general. “We are striking the enemy’s columns,” Brig. Gen. Kyrylo Budanov told Military Times. “We burn many columns of the enemy.” He did not elaborate on how many vehicles were destroyed or how many Russian troops may have been…

J.P. Morgan Says Russian Economy Will Shrink 35% in Second Quarter

J.P. Morgan said on Thursday it expected Russia’s economy to experience a severe contraction thanks to sanctions and economic fallout from the attack on Ukraine. The economy is likely to shrink at a 35 percent in the second quarter and contract seven percent in 2022. “Sanctions and decisions of foreign businesses to pause or halt…

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Poll: Economy the Top Issue in Determining How Americans Will Vote in Midterms

A majority of Americans say the economy is the top issue in determining how they will vote in the midterm elections, a Redfield & Wilton Strategies survey released this week found. The survey asked respondents to identify which issues are “most likely to determine” how they will vote in the November 8, 2022, midterm elections,…

China Cuts Key Rates to Boost Slowing Economy

China lowered mortgage lending benchmark rates on Jan. 20, after data earlier in the week pointed to a darkening outlook for the country’s troubled property sector. The cut to the one-year and five-year loan prime rates (LPR) followed surprise cuts by China’s central bank on Monday to its short- and medium-term lending rates for the…

Brooks: Biden’s Not to Blame for Inflation Rates, ‘We’re in an Overheating Economy’

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks argued that we have “an overheating economy” but President Joe Biden isn’t to blame for inflation. Brooks said, “I don’t think he’s to blame for the inflation rates. I think that’s mostly the supply chain issues and other things, and the fact that we have a booming…

Hannity rips US jobs report: Biden was supposed to shut down virus, not economy

In his Opening Monologue on Friday, Sean Hannity said Friday that President Biden is “shutting down” the wrong aspect of Americans’ lives as of late. Despite touting the latest U.S. jobs report as a record success, Biden was criticized by analysts at other networks including CNBC for weaker-than-expected statistics.  The host contrasted the sluggish Biden […]

COP26 Reset: Prince Charles Calls for ‘Vast Military-Style Campaign’ to ‘Radically Transform’ Global Economy

Heir to the British throne Prince Charles called for a “vast military-style campaign” to combat climate change as he opened the COP26 summit in Glasgow on Monday. Prince Charles, Duke of Edinburgh, called on the governments of the world to take a “war-like footing” to solve the supposed climate crisis. “The COVID-19 pandemic has shown…

68% Say Economy Is Getting Worse as Confidence Collapse Continues

Confidence in the U.S. economy continues to weaken despite the Biden administration’s insistence that the economy is doing great. The share of Americans saying the economy is getting worse climbed from 63 percent in September to 68 percent in October, Gallup reported Wednesday. This was not a case of partisan politics. Democrats and Republican views…

Nolte: Nearly Two-Thirds Rate Joe Biden Negatively on Economy

In a stunning development, a majority of 51 percent now rate His Fraudulency Joe Biden’s handling of the economy as “poor.” Another 13 percent rate it as “fair.” So that means nearly two-thirds, a full 64 percent, hold a negative opinion of Biden’s economic stewardship. Meanwhile, only 32 percent rate Biden as excellent (14 percent)…

U.S. Economy Added 916,000 Jobs in March, Unemployment Fell to 6.0%

The U.S. economy added 916,000  jobs in March and the unemployment rate ticked down to 6.0 percent, the Labor Department said in its monthly labor assessment Friday, smashing expectations. Most analysts had predicted Friday’s report would show between 439,000 and one million new positions added to payrolls in March. The median forecast was for 658,000 and…

Crenshaw: Biden’s Keystone, Paris Climate Policies Help Chinese Manufacturing, ‘They Can Keep Polluting While Our Economy Gets Hurt’

On Friday’s broadcast of “Fox News Primetime,” Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) said that President Joe Biden’s orders on the Keystone XL pipeline and Paris Climate Accords are going to increase manufacturing in China, who “can keep polluting while our economy gets hurt.” Crenshaw said, “So, listen, here’s what it comes down to, if you’re going…

Our Elites Couldn’t ‘Reset’ a Wall Outlet, Let Alone the Global Economy

The Great Reset sounds sinister, but it’s less Marxist conspiracy than dreary board game for the wealthy and powerful.In this screengrab, Klaus Schwab speaks as part of SWITCH GREEN during day 1 of the Greentech Festival at Kraftwerk Mitte aired on September 16, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images for Greentech Festival)No…

The U.S. is the Only Improving Economy in the World Right Now, Finance Chiefs Say.

The United States has a huge advantage in the still-escalating global trade fights: it is the only major economy to score an ‘improving’ score in CNBC’s latest survey of corporate executives. The U.S. economy is viewed as “improving,” according to the latest quarterly CNBC Global CFO Council survey. China, which had been viewed as improving earlier […]

Pence to Obama: Economy Booming Because Trump Administration Rolling Back Failed Obama Policies.

Vice President Mike Pence had a message for former President Barack Obama at the Values Voter Summit Saturday: the American economy is booming because the Trump administration is rolling back Obama administration policies. “It’s been two years of promises made and promises kept, and we’re just getting started,” Pence told the conference audience in Washington, […]

Media Ignores Trump’s Economy.

It’s surprising that a White House incapable of organizing a two-car funeral – if you believe the mainstream liberal media – is presiding over the most robust economy the U.S. has had in years. One could almost say it makes America great again. Strange, isn’t it? The Obama administration boy and girl geniuses were managing […]

Boom! Watch Trump CEA Kevin Hassett Absolutely DESTROY Barack Obama’s Lies on the Economy (VIDEO)

Barack Obama broke precedent as a former president and trashed his successor President Trump–calling him out by name, then took credit for the booming economy. Obama gave a speech at the University of Illinois Friday and arrogantly took credit for Trump’s booming economy. Barack Obama had the worst economic recovery in US history; Obama is […]

CNN Poll: Overwhelming Majority of Americans Rate the US Economy Positively, And Yet…

A new CNN poll contains a significant data point that ought to be very good news for President Trump and the Republican Party.  Under their stewardship, the US economy is thriving.  Americans recognize the progress and are increasingly inclined to credit the GOP for it.  In the new survey, fully 69 percent of respondents rate […]

Winning! WashPost: Trump’s Economy Boosts Blue-Collar Jobs – NY Times: ‘best economy in quite a long time’

President Donald Trump has shifted the economy so that once-disregarded blue-collar manufacturing workers are now recovering jobs faster than coastal service-sector employees, the Washington Post acknowledged Sunday. “Blue-collar jobs are growing at their fastest rate in more than 30 years, helping fuel a hiring boom in many small towns and rural areas that are strong supporters of […]

Pollak: Democrats Opposed Every Policy Boosting the Economy.

Former President Barack Obama tried to claim credit on Friday for President Donald Trump’s economic success. This would be the same former president who mocked Trump’s promises on jobs in 2016. “What magic wand do you have?” he taunted. The reality is that Democrats, including Obama, have opposed every policy that is responsible for the […]

Democrats certainly support odd concepts relating to life, death, immigration and the economy.

Michael Brown robs a store in Ferguson, Missouri, goes after a police officer’s gun and gets killed. The media goes along with a fictional story of “Hands up don’t shoot,” making Michael Brown a hero and ginning up racial hate and hate of cops, causing riots and destruction. Kate Steinle, Molly Tibbetts and others get […]

China will surpass US to be world’s largest economy — it’s time for us to shift gears.

Even the most casual visitor to China cannot help but see a nation leaping into the future. Thousands of new buildings, roads and bridges; dozens of new airports; and several maglev high-speed trains – all of it reflects strategic infrastructure investment. A few years ago, the nation produced copycat technology products, but now it’s producing […]

Ocasio-Cortez vs. the Trump Economy.

If you want to bring a smile to Donald Trump’s face, the best way to do it might be to bring up the economic news from the past ten days.  The July jobs numbers were released, and our unemployment rate has again fallen below 4.0%.  This follows the recent news of our second-quarter 2018 GDP numbers released at […]

Choke On It, Liberals: U.S. Regains Rank As The World’s Most Competitive Economy Under Trump.

Oh, it’s a good day for sure. Ever since the Trump tax cuts became law, the U.S. economy has been booming. Second quarter growth reached four percent; wages for U.S. workers reached their highest levels in a decade. Unemployment is at an 18-year low, with confidence levels from the small business community and consumers reaching […]

US Economy Grew At 4.1 Percent Rate In Second Quarter Of 2018

The U.S. economy grew at the strongest rate in roughly four years in the second quarter of 2018, matching economists’ high growth expectations heading into Friday’s announcement. Gross domestic product — the total value of all final goods and services in the U.S. economy — grew at a 4.1 percent rate in the second quarter, […]

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