November 30, 2021

Mexico’s Central Bank Raises Interest Rate to 4.75 Percent Over Inflation Concern

The Bank of Mexico raised the benchmark interest rate by one-quarter percent to 4.75 percent in a 4:1 split vote on Thursday over short-term inflation concerns. The central bank of the second-largest Latin American economy, also known as Banxico, revised upward the inflation in the latest inflation forecasts because of “global inflationary pressures and bottlenecks…

Report: McDonald’s Raises Prices, Closes Stores as Worker Shortage Continues

McDonald’s says they are forced to raise menu prices as worker wages climb, as well as close down some restaurants due to labor shortages and slower service in some locations, according to reports. The burger giant is raising menu prices in order to sustain the rapidly growing costs of supplies and wages, according to the Wall Street…

Zuckerberg’s Investor Lobby Promises Wage Raises with Amnesty

A lobbyist in Mark Zuckerberg’s investors’ group is promising cautious legislators in Congress — and conflicted journalists — that an amnesty for millions of illegals will actually raise wages for Americans. The promise of wage gains for Americans — a $600 extra in 2031! — was pushed Thursday by Susan Rice, the far-left director of…

Veteran Raises $1,400 by Running for Other Veterans in Need: ‘Every Dime Helps’

A Nebraska veteran is raising money for other veterans in need by running four miles around his hometown every four hours. Shelby Orr, of North Platte, and his wife, Jen, served in the Air Force and are now looking for ways to give back to that community. So Shelby Orr began running Friday as a…

Fed raises interest rates again as unemployment nears record lows.

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised interest rates 0.25 points as the bank aims to prevent a tight labor market from driving inflation to unsustainable levels. The central bank raised the federal funds rate to a 1.75–2 percent target range, the second increase under Fed Chairman Jerome Powell. The Fed was widely expected to raise […]

Ex-spy’s poisoning raises speculation that England could boycott FIFA World Cup.

Just weeks after the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang had politics as one of its central storylines, the other major global sporting event of 2018 also seems certain to be affected by external controversies. This summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia is just three months away, but has been rocked by calls for a boycott by […]

FBI Denies Secret Comey-Obama Meeting Raises Integrity and Public Trust Issues

The FBI will not expedite the release of documents about secret meetings between Comey and Obama Comey held a secret Oval Office meeting with Obama on Jan. 5, 2017 TheDCNF requested records of all meetings between the two The FBI states it will not expedite the release of documents about secret meetings between FBI Director […]

More Winning: Latest Senate Tax Bill Raises Child Tax Credit, Ends Obamacare Individual Mandate.

The Senate Finance Committee released its updated tax bill late Tuesday night, and there’s a lot to cheer populist conservatives. The new bill raises the child tax credit to $2000, twice the current credit of $1000 per child. The earlier version of the Senate bill raised it to $1,650. A higher child tax credit is one […]

Foiled Terror Plot Raises Number of Plots, Attacks to 98 Since 9/11

The Justice Department unsealed criminal charges earlier this month against three men for plotting to attack New York City in 2016. The plotters were arrested at different times in 2016 and 2017, in different parts of the world. Since this plot occurred in the past and the first plotter was arrested in May of last […]

Obama Slams Trump Wall at Rutgers Commencement… As White House Raises Its Fence

What a cheap shot… Obama went after Donald Trump — in a commencement speech — at Rutgers. Obama told the students building walls won’t improve things. (He must have not noticed the White House was raising its fence.) The Daily Mail reported: President Obama used his commencement speech at Rutgers University to tear into Donald […]

Fall of Ramadi Raises Questions About Obama’s Strategy to Defeat ISIS in Iraq

The seizure of the city of Ramadi by the Islamic State (or ISIS) on Sunday was a major setback for the Iraqi government and for the Obama administration. Although U.S. officials downplayed the significance of the defeat, saying that Ramadi was not “strategic” in a military sense, Ramadi is a very important political symbol because […]

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