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The Government Shutdown Exposes Another Reason To Abolish The TSA

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, The Transportation Security Administration, a federal agency, is facing a no-show problem with employees, as paychecks are put on hold du.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2019

Government shutdown exposes a harsh truth: Most Americans are unprepared for the next recession

Almost 60% of Americans have less than $1,000 in savings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 22nd, 2019

Trump Set To "Hit Button" On National Emergency After Banks Cut GDP Over Shutdown

JP Morgan lowered their Q1 annualized real GDP growth projection from 2.25% to 2.0% due to the ongoing partial government shutdown.  "The primary reason for the downward revision is the economic impact of the ongoing shutdown.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2019

Restaurateurs urge Cuomo to abolish tipped wage

Some restaurant owners want the government to make them and their competitors pay their servers more. That was the implied message of a letter that 21 restaurateurs, representing several dozen... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

What a National Emergency Might Do for Trump’s Border Wall

A national emergency declaration has drawn opposition from some Republicans as well as Democrats. A government shutdown .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 16th, 2019

Stocks notch seventh week of gains

Positive signs in Chinese trade talks and a deal to avert a government shutdown bolstered sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 15th, 2019

Currencies: Dollar retraces gains to end week lower

The U.S. dollar loses its strength in late Friday trading amid President Donald Trump’s signing of a spending bill that will avoid a renewed partial government shutdown and his declaration of a national emergency on border security......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

Trump signs spending bill, averting partial government shutdown

President Donald Trump on Friday signed a spending bill for government agencies that will avert a partial shutdown just after midnight. The bill also contains money for border security, though less than the president .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

House Passes Border-Security Bill. The Corn & Ethanol Report 02/15/19

The Border-Security Bill should be on the President’s desk to sign to avert another partial government shutdown until they play games in September. With the [...].....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesFeb 15th, 2019

Strong Consumer Sentiment Recovery Isn’t Just About the End of the Government Shutdown

Consumer sentiment had been expected to recover from January's lows due to the federal government shutdown, but the University of Michigan's survey delivered an even stronger recovery than expected......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 15th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields inch higher as China-U.S. trade negotiations extend to next week

Treasury yields edged higher Friday in New York as investors looked past bonds to riskier assets while digesting apparent progress in Sino-U.S. tariff negotiations and the unlikelihood of another partial government shutdown in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

Trump Will Sign Spending Package, Declare Emergency

President Trump plans to sign a spending bill that keeps the government open and will then declare a national emergency to seek more border-wall funding, ending the suspense over a possible second shutdown but kicking off a new fight......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 15th, 2019

Here is what Hawaii scored in Congress" budget that averts shutdown

Congress on Thursday voted to pass a budget deal that averts a second government shutdown, a bill that includes a number appropriations for Hawaii, including a nearly 2 percent raise for federal workers and increased spending in areas from housing to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2019

Congress approves border deal to avert shutdown; Trump to sign it and seek wall money elsewhere

Congress is voting on sweeping legislation to avert a government shutdown set to start at the end of Friday......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2019

President Trump Declares ‘National Emergency’ to Build the Wall

Thursday, the US Senate approved a border security compromise for building a wall with Mexico, and prevents another government shutdown. The White House said President Trump would sign it then declare a national emergency and invoke.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 14th, 2019

What to Know About the President’s Power to Declare a National Emergency

A government shutdown that lasted 35 days did not get U.S. President Donald Trump the $5.7 billion he wants for a wall on the Mexico border. In the wake of a deal that re-opened the government temporarily, White House aides said that if Democrats w.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2019

Senate approves border deal to avert shutdown, Trump to sign it and seek wall money elsewhere

Congress is preparing to vote on sweeping legislation to avert a government shutdown set to start at the end of Friday......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2019

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) optimism over U.S.-China trade talks and a new deal to avoid a government shutdown

Ho.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 14th, 2019

Senate sends funding and border-security bill to House in 83-16 vote

The Senate passed a border-security and funding bill that would head off a government shutdown later this week. The measure passed on an 83-16 vote and now goes to the House. The White House said President.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Business inventories in the U.S. decline 0.1% in November

Business inventories in the U.S. fell 0.1% in November, according to a report delayed by the partial government shutdown. Sale.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Trump reportedly argued the longest government shutdown in US history helped him make his point about the US-Mexico border

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump argued the 35-day partial government shutdown, the longest in US history, helped him make his point about the US-Mexico border, according to a New York Times report published Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2019