January 19, 2022

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Proposes ‘Anti-Mob’ Legislation, Expansion on ‘Stand Your Ground Law’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) has proposed “anti-mob” legislation in an effort to expand the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law, according to a report from the Miami Herald. “The legislation would reportedly expand the state’s list of ‘forcible felonies’ to justify using force against people engaging in conduct resulting in the ‘interruption or impairment’ of…

FRANKENSTEIN STRIKES: More Companies Announce Bonuses, Wage Increases and Expansion, Thanks to Tax Reform.

If this destructive misery continues apace, I’m not sure there will be a single American still alive by the end of the holiday season.  You’ve heard the terrible news about Boeing, Fifth Third Comcast, Wells Fargo, AT&T — all of which are celebrating passage of the tax reform bill by some combination of paying out […]

Trump, Navy Plan Largest Fleet Expansion in Decades

In the face of threats from China and Russia, and responding to President-elect Trump’s pledge to build a 350 ship fleet, the Navy is proposing the biggest shipbuilding increase since the Cold War. Last month the Navy proposed 355 new ships, but that could come with a hefty price tag: an additional $5 billion to […]

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