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Mnuchin On Bond-Villain Comparison: “I Guess I Should Take That As A Compliment”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 19, 2017  Treasury Secretary and noted Hollywood producer Steven Mnuchin provoked criticisms from his political opponents after photos surfaced last week of Mnuchin and his wife Louise Linton posing with a sheet of newly printed dollar bills bearing Mnuchin’s signature. *** Asked by Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace what […]

Watch Live: Trump To Make “Major Statement” At 3:30pmET

Two days ago, President Trump tweeted that he would make a "major statement" upon his return from Asia. That time has come. Today at 3:30pmET, President Trump will let us all know… Is it war with North Korea? Rejoining TPP? Denouncing Roy Moore?  Declaring victory over tax reform and healthcare repeal? Celebrating his relationship with […]

Steven Mnuchin: “Nobody Thinks Russia Had An Impact On The Election”

With at least one crucial vote on the White House’s tax reform plan looming later this week, and Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly preparing to indict former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and possibly his son as well, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defended the administration’s approach to both issues during an appearance on CBS’s “Face […]

Get Ready To Party Like It’s 2008

investmentresearchdynamics.com / October 19, 2017 Apparently Treasury Secretary, ex-Goldman Sachs banker Steven Mnuchin, has threatened Congress with stock crash if Congress didn’t pass a tax reform Bill.  His reason is that the stock market surge since the election was based on the hopes of a big tax cut.  This reminded me of 2008, when then-Treasury Secretary, […]

Kevin Warsh Fed Chair Odds Soar After WSJ Report Of Trump Meeting

Kevin Warsh’s PredictIt odds to be the next Fed chair soared moments ago after the WSJ reported that President Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met with the former Fed governor on Thursday to discuss his potential nomination as the next Federal Reserve chairman, “a White House official said, signaling that the West Wing is […]

Trump Says “Not About Race” As NFL Players, Owners Defy Calls To Stand For National Anthem

Update (6:45 pm ET): More NFL teams are pushing back against President Donald Trump's call for the NFL to "change its policy" to stop players from kneeling for the National Anthem. The Tennessee Titans announced they are joining the Seattle Seahawks in deciding not to come out for the national anthem. The Seahawks announced nearly […]

US Threat to Cut China Off from the International Dollar May Be Empty

schiffgold.com / BY SCHIFFGOLD / SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 Earlier this month, the US threatened to lock China out of the dollar system if it doesn’t follow UN sanctions on North Korea. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin threatened this economic nuclear option during a conference broadcast on CNBC. If China doesn’t follow these sanctions, we will put additional sanctions on them and prevent them from […]

“Choose North Korea Or The US”: White House Releases Details On Latest N.Korean Sanctions

Earlier, when we discussed Trump’s latest executive order launching new sanctions on North Korea, we got a big picture of the crackdown but not the details. Moments ago, however, the White House unveiled the full breakdown of what Trump’s latest crackdown on North Korea will involve. Among other things, not only will the latest crackdown […]

What Happened To Making America Great Again?

Authored by Curt Mills via The National Interest, With Steve Bannon out of the White House, regrets are abounding in some corners of the right over how President Trump staffed his administration. As a candidate Donald Trump excoriated his party’s reigning orthodoxies. As president, however, he is running a fairly conventional administration in his first […]

Weird Things Are Happening With Gold

Authored by James Rickards Last week featured two unusual stories on gold – one strange and the other truly weird. These stories explain why gold is not just money but is the most politicized form of money. They show that while politicians publicly disparage gold, they quietly pay close attention to it. The first strange […]