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‘It’s Ravaging Our People’: John Kennedy Holds Nothing Back With Powell, Yellen Over Skyrocketing...

Republican Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy pressed Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on the continuing rise of inflation on the Senate floor Tuesday.“Is the Fed considering increasing the pace of its tapering? We’ve got to get control of inflation, it’s ravaging our people,” Kennedy told Powell. “I think what we…

‘Seeing It In Their Pocketbook’: Janet Yellen Says Americans Have To Be Concerned About...

November 22, 2021 5:02 PM ET Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Monday that Americans have to “be concerned about inflation,” as it had risen to such a level where it burdens the daily lives of people.Yellen, former chair of the Federal Reserve, appeared on Monday’s airing of CNBC’s “Closing Bell,” where she was asked if…

HITLER’S GERMANY, BIDEN’S AMERICA — Parallels And Dissimilarities (2)

The statements, views and opinions expressed in this column are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of this site. This site does not give financial, investment or medical advice. Although contrary to what most people think, Nazi Germany wasn’t a totalitarian state, it was a police state. Enemies of the…

HITLER’S GERMANY, BIDEN’S AMERICA — Parallels And Dissimilarities (1)

The statements, views and opinions expressed in this column are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of this site. This site does not give financial, investment or medical advice. Parallels were often made between the Presidency of Donald Trump and the Chancellorship of Adolf Hitler, indeed long before Trump entered…

Yellen: Inflation Is ‘Temporary,’ It Will ‘Begin to Decline’ to ‘More Normal Level’ ‘By...

During an interview aired on Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said that she still thinks inflation is “temporary, although, I don’t mean just a matter of a month or two.” And “by the second half of the year, annual inflation rates will begin to decline toward their more normal level…

‘Get Out Of The Way’: Schumer Announces Third Debt Limit Vote

Hours after threatening the Senate’s October recess, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced a third vote to raise the debt ceiling and avert a federal default.“I will soon file cloture on the House-passed proposal to suspend the debt limit until December of 2022,” he said during Monday floor remarks. Republicans have twice blocked legislation that would…

Biden Administration Pushes Congress to Require Banks to Turn Account Info Over to IRS

The Biden administration is pressuring lawmakers to enact a controverisal plan requiring banks to turn over to the Internal Revenue Service detailed information about inflows and outflows of almost all American bank accounts. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig sent letters to lawmakers this week asking Congress to include in tax hike…

House Lawmakers Set To Square Off With White House, Treasury Department Over ‘Stifling’ Crypto...

House lawmakers are set to consider a controversial and last-minute cryptocurrency tax provision that has been criticized as vague, expansive, and potentially unworkable, with many fearing it could stifle the industry and force companies to collect personal information on their customers. The provision has the backing of the Biden administration. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen personally…

Biden Administration Won’t Push Pandemic Unemployment Bonus Extension

The Biden administration signaled to Capitol Hill lawmakers Thursday that it will not support an extension of pandemic-related unemployment benefits. President Joe Biden won’t advocate for an extension of the $300 unemployment bonus given to millions of out-of-work Americans on a weekly basis, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh wrote in a…
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Biden and Harris are sinking in the polls. Especially Harris. [Video]

This is not tremendously new information, but the accompanying video shows an interesting trend about Kamala Harris in the weekly poll numbers. She has lost a great deal of favorability. Below are screen grabs showing approval polls for each week since she was installed in her post as “Vice President”. Note the trend: The movement…

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