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Ben Bernanke Federal Reserve gloomy forecast, August 1, 2012, US economy decelerated, Disappointing jobs reports and sharp slowdown in US growth

Ben Bernanke Federal Reserve gloomy forecast, August 1, 2012, US economy decelerated, Disappointing jobs reports and sharp slowdown in US growth “The United States economy has lost more jobs than it has added since the recovery began over a year ago.”…NY Times Sept. 20, 2010. “We tried our plan—and it worked. That’s the difference. That’s the choice in this election. That’s why I’m running for a second term.”…Barack Obama “Because I’m capping greenhouse gases, coal power plants, you know, natural gas, you name it — whatever the plants were, whateverRead More


Debt ceiling compromise, Congress votes today, August 1, 2011, Debt raised $2.1 trillion, Government spending cut $2.4 trillion

Debt ceiling compromise, Congress votes today, August 1, 2011, Debt raised $2.1 trillion, Government spending cut $2.4 trillion From Bloomberg August 1, 2011. “Congressional leaders, leaving no extra time before a default threatened for tomorrow, are racing to push through a compromise sealed with President Barack Obama last night to raise the U.S. debt limit by at least $2.1 trillion and slash government spending by $2.4 trillion or more. The House plans votes today and the Senate may follow suit to consider the agreement reached during a weekend of negotiationsRead More


Blagojevich trial verdict anticlimatic, Blagojevich fix in years ago, Citizen Wells open thread, August 1, 2010

Blagojevich trial verdict anticlimatic, Blagojevich fix in years ago The Blagojevich trial jury has requested transcripts from the trial. Judge Zagel may provide some of them. However, no matter how this farce plays out, regardless of the outcome, it will be anticlimatic. The fix was in years ago. Some kind of deal was struck between Blagojevich, Rezko and Obama. The US Justice Department is corrupt and just as in the dismissal of the case against the New Black Panther Party, openly displays a racial bias. We also have evidence of thisRead More