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US Slashes United Nations’ Budget By $285 Million Following “Stunning” Jerusalem Rebuke

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 25, 2017  The United States announced a $285 million cut in the United Nations’ “bloated” budget for next year, negotiated by UN Ambassador Nikki Haley. A statement by the United States Mission to the United Nations reads: Today, the United Nations agreed on a budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. […]

A Potential Government Shutdown Is Literally Just Hours Away, But Congressional Leaders Insist That Everything Will Be Just Fine

theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / December 6th, 2017 Either the Republicans are going to give Democrats virtually everything that they want, or the federal government will shut down at the end of the day on Friday.  We have been through this process time after time, and in every single instance the Republicans have always folded […]

A Potential Government Shutdown Is Literally Just Hours Away, But Congressional Leaders Insist That Everything Will Be Just Fine

Either the Republicans are going to give Democrats virtually everything that they want, or the federal government will shut down at the end of the day on Friday.  We have been through this process time after time, and in every single instance the Republicans have always folded like a 20 dollar suit.  Unfortunately, it looks […]

Examining The Most Hated Bull Market Ever

zerohedge.com / by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmehtAdvice.com / Oct 22, 2017 From last week: “The seemingly “impervious” advance since the election last November, has had an interesting “stair step” pattern with each advance commencing from a breakout of a several month 3%-ish consolidation range. Furthermore, each advance then pushes to a 3-standard deviation extreme, black circles, of the 50-dma before […]

6/10/17: CA&G on Ireland’s Tax, Banking Costs & Recovery

trueeconomics.blogspot.com / by Constantin Gurdgiev / Friday, October 6, 2017 Occasionally, the Irish Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) office produces some remarkable, in their honesty, and the extent of their disclosures, reports. Last month gave us one of those moment. There are three key findings by CA&G worth highlighting. The first one relates to corporate taxation, and […]

How Accurate Are CBO Forecasts? The Answer In Two Charts

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 22, 2017 Even as the Republican effort to repeal Obamacare in recent months has suffered one humiliating loss after another, at the hands of none other than the very same Republican party, one government agency has been repeatedly scapegoated for the GOP’s failure to come up with a credible and […]

How Washington’s Reaction to Trump’s Budget Justifies the Rise of Bitcoin

mises.org / Tho Bishop / May 26, 2017 Earlier this week the Trump administration announced their proposed budget for 2018. The plan bears some striking resemblance to Trump’s first budget attempt in three key ways: it contains some legitimate cuts to a number of government programs, it features increases to America’s irrational war budget, and all […]

The Budget

market-ticker.org / by Karl Denninger / 2017-05-23 He knows folks. He knows its coming, and yet he’s going to take it out of your ass, and he has the entire GOP with him in doing it too. What’s “it”?  The medical cost explosion, which has run about 9% compounded for the last 30 years or so and which shows exactly no […]

Watch Live: White House Releases Details Of Trump’s 2018 Budget Proposal

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / May 23, 2017 Watch as the White House officially releases its 2018 budget proposal (the statement can be read here and the full budget is found at the following link). *** The Trump administration has officially unveiled its budget seeking $1.5 trillion in non-defense discretionary cuts and $1.4 trillion in Medicaid […]

Brexit Has Put EU Politicians in Panic Mode

mises.org / Alasdair Macleod / May 16, 2017 The EU cannot afford to prevaricate over Brexit because a bad Brexit risks causing it immeasurable harm. Not only does big business in Europe want a Britain with which it can freely trade, but confidence in the European Project is rapidly diminishing. The EU is a mega-state that […]