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Good News: “6.2 million Americans off food stamps under Trump”

“More than 6.2 million individuals dropped off food stamps since President Donald Trump completed his first full month in office, according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The most recent USDA data shows that 6,268,285 … Continue reading

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“Trump presses U.S. companies to close China operations”

“President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ordering U.S. companies to look at ways to close their operations in China and make more of their products in the United States instead, a rhetorical strike at Beijing as trade tensions … Continue reading

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Economy: “Trump Held Call With Dimon, Moynihan, Corbat as Markets Plunged”

“President Donald Trump held a conference call Wednesday amid a plunge in the stock market with three of Wall Street’s top executives — JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Jamie Dimon, Bank of America Corp.’s Brian Moynihan and Citigroup Inc.’s Michael Corbat. … Continue reading

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“…The Chinese Ban On U.S. Agricultural Products Will Be A Death Blow For Countless U.S. Farms”

“U.S. farmers have never experienced a year quite like this. During the first half of 2019, endless rain and unprecedented flooding were the major problems.  As a result of the incredibly wet conditions, millions of acres of prime farmland didn’t … Continue reading

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“China Growth at Its Slowest Since 1992 as Beijing Struggles to Juice Economy”

“Economy grew by 6.2% in the second quarter as U.S. and businesses held back from making big investments amid trade tensions China’s economic growth decelerated to its slowest pace in decades, weakened by trade tensions with the U.S. and businesses … Continue reading

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“Black [American] Homeownership Drops to All-Time Low”

“While Hispanic homeownership rate is on the rise, the black homeownership rate has fallen 8.6 percentage points since its peak in 2004, hitting its lowest level on record in the first quarter of this year, according to census data…” https://www.wsj.com/articles/black-homeownership-drops-to-all-time-low-11563183015

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“1 Federal Department Now Spending $100 Billion Per Month”

“For the first time in our nation’s history, there is now a federal department spending an average of more than $100 billion per month. No, it is not the Department of Defense, which is charged with the core federal responsibility … Continue reading

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