Politico is out with a piece that shows how American and Chinese companies won't just sit still and let Donald Trump's Tariff's put them out business.... They are maneuvering AROUND Trump's tariff increases, like water seeking a venue no matter how one tries to stop it, and … [Read more...] about U.S. and Chinese furniture firms move to adapt to Trump in trade war …
Always has.... There ARE certain places that America is in need of outside help... By cutting back on ALL immigrants the country is actually hurting its growth.... But unskilled immigrants should not left behind... They in fact fill even MORE jobs that American's will … [Read more...] about America relies on skilled (and unskilled) immigrants….
Interesting how these wage numbers seem to have all the sudden gotten better less than 2 months before the midterm elections? American wages unexpectedly climbed in August by the most since the recession ended in 2009 and hiring rose by more than forecast, keeping the Federal … [Read more...] about U.S. Wage Gains Pick Up to 2.9% While Payrolls Rise 201,000 ?
Donald Trump has decided to take on China's efforts to catch up and pass America in trade.... While he DOES have a point? His direct dealing with this issue is sure to hurt American consumers and product producers.... Donald Trump's way of operating , as we have seem … [Read more...] about The US/China trade war is gonna be going on for a while….
National The New Midwest: The paradoxical nature of Schrödinger’s Midwest (which seems to be either declining or not declining) inspired The Economist to investigate this perplexing phenomenon. In fact, both averments are true. Large cities with a long history, stable talent … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for July 25th, 2018…The New Midwest…Economy…RRH Elections….
...from the NY Times.... The economy grew at an annual rate of 2.3 percent in the first quarter, the government reported Friday, offering a preliminary glance at how last year’s sweeping package of tax cuts is affecting consumers and businesses this year. During the first three … [Read more...] about The US Economy might NOT be growing like many thought this year…
It's first move in trying to get a 'better deal' from the Chinese on American imports.... The stock market has dropped 200 points on the news.... American consumers could see a rise in many imports from that country. Many of his Republican lawmakers friends are gonna get … [Read more...] about Trump going after China with Trade Tariffs and Other Penalties ….
Things will get worst with the 2017 tax breaks/givaway and possible trade issues.... The Treasury Department announced on Monday that it had recorded its largest monthly budget deficit in six years in February. The deficit came in at $215 billion for the month, which came … [Read more...] about February 2018 the US had the biggest budget deficit since 2012….