Tuesday, February 28, 2017
After presiding over huge losses at all levels of government by the Democrats, Obama is determined to keep his dead hand on the party.
Col. Wilkerson: Trump’s Proposed $54 Billion Increase in the Military Budget Not for National Security
Colin Powell’s former chief of staff Lawrence Wilkerson is Not Happy about Trump’s planned $54 billion gift to the military.
Yet another dubious Swedish central bank fake Nobel Prize award…
Today’s Water Cooler: Reindustrialization, best of #DNCChair debacle, whither Democrats, ObamaCare, durable goods (ugh), shipping rebound
Topics: Water Cooler
Posted by Lambert Strether at 2:03 pm |
Sean Spicer makes changes to reduce the power of the traditional White House gatekeeper press and increase outsider access; Trump disses nerd prom.
A string of oil deals between Russian oil companies and Arab petrostates have shifted the center of political gravity in the Middle East and North Africa towards Moscow
Investigating the spillover channels linking the US and the global economy.
Yet another scheme, equivalence, by which the City hope to have its Brexit cake and eat it too, looks to be a non-starter.
Treasury is starting to get serious about money laundering in high end residential real estate.
An example of Democratic Party pathology.
The Democrats double down on failure.
Posted by Yves Smith at 3:39 pm |