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“[US] Over 95% of manufacturers bullish on future, ‘record optimism’”

“In a stunning turnaround sparked by the improving economy and last December’s tax cuts, over 95 percent of manufacturers have turned bullish about their future, an all-time record. A new survey from the National Association of Manufacturers found that 95.1 … Continue reading

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Robbery: “Feds Collect Record Individual Income Taxes Through May; Still Run $532.2B Deficit”

“The federal government collected a record $1,143,141,000,000 in individual income taxes through the first eight months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of May), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today. Despite the record individual income … Continue reading

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“Savings… Near Record Lows As Americans Spend More Than They Make…”

“While US personal incomes grew, as expected, at 0.3% MoM, Americans resumed spending fare more than they make (increasing 0.6% MoM in April). For the 28th month in a row, YoY growth in spending has outpaced incomes, sending the savings … Continue reading

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“Spy agency NSA triples collection of U.S. phone records: official report”

“The U.S. National Security Agency collected 534 million records of phone calls and text messages of Americans last year, more than triple gathered in 2016, a U.S. intelligence agency report released on Friday said…” https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cyber-surveillance/spy-agency-nsa-collected-500-million-u-s-call-records-in-2017-a-sharp-rise-official-report-idUSKBN1I52FR This should be illegal. Is … Continue reading

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“China: “The Arrogant US Has A Record Of Launching Wars On Deceptive Grounds””

“…As we reported yesterday, China was the first superpower outside those directly involved to slam the US airstrikes: “Any unilateral military action violates the United Nations charter and its principles and international law and its principles. [The strikes] are also … Continue reading

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[U.S.] Police Hate the 4th Amendment: use Google to acquire detailed records of your private activity

“Many people are likely unaware of this, but police commonly use Google to gather information on and ultimately track down criminal behavior. According to Google’s own Transparency Report Help Center, “A variety of laws allow government agencies to investigate regulatory … Continue reading

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“Feds Collect Record Individual Income Taxes Through March; Still Run $599.7B Deficit”

” The federal government collected a record $736,274,000,000 in individual income taxes through the first six months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of March), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today…” https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/feds-collect-record-individual-income-taxes-through-march-still-run But wait I … Continue reading

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