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Durable Goods and Pending Home Sales Miss Expectations

Since the election of Donald Trump, survey based measures of economic activity have increased materially such as PMI data and consumer confidence.  However, “hard data” such as home sales and durable goods continue to show mixed results.   117 more words

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Warren Buffett upbeat on US business growth

US billionaire Warren Buffett has backed American businesses to continue to create “mind-boggling” wealth.

The investment guru, known as the “Sage of Omaha”, said US stocks were “virtually certain to be worth far more in the years ahead”. 359 more words

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Belt Tightening

President Trump warned Wednesday that the government will have to do “more with less” because the “finances of our country are a mess.”

“Unfortunately, the budget we’re essentially inheriting is a mess. 186 more words

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Nightmare!

Ed: Finally!  The column that desperately needed to be written.

Sean Hannity gave a litany of statistics the other night about crimes committed by illegal immigrants in this country.

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Restraint*

The biggest restraint on economic growth is federal red tape

At the first meeting of the Trump Leadership Council — an advisory group consisting of top CEOs from major companies — President Donald Trump asked these business leaders what was their biggest problem.

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US, Russia account for more than half of global arms trade, which hit highest level since Cold War

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Servicemen of the “Fighting Eagles” 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, walk by tanks that arrived via train to the US base in Mihail Kogalniceanu, eastern Romania, Tuesday, Feb. 695 more words

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These will be the 32 most powerful economies in the world by 2050

By 2050, the world is likely to have changed drastically from what we know now, and the planet’s economic and financial landscape will be no exception. 139 more words

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