Archive for May 29th, 2019

May 29th, 2019 - 11:03 am § in Donald Trump

Mueller speaks

Special Counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence Wednesday morning, and in a 10-minute press conference, told reporters: His investigation is over, he’s leaving the Justice Department, and returning to private life; If he testifies before Congress, he will only repeat what’s in the repor[...]

May 29th, 2019 - 10:19 am § in Donald Trump, Economics

TRADE WAR: U.S. manufacturing growth hit a 10-year low in May

(CNBC 5/29/19) The U.S. manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers index) was 50.6 in May, the lowest level since September 2009, according to results from financial data firm IHS Markit released Thursday.  “Growth of business activity slowed sharply in May as trade war worries and increased uncertai[...]

May 29th, 2019 - 8:56 am § in China, Donald Trump, Economics

BREAKING NEWS: China Escalates Trade War!

China: Don’t say we didn’t warn you! The Global Times tweeted that China is “seriously” considering restricting rare earths exports to the U.S. China’s official state People’s Daily is hinting Wednesday that Beijing is about to retaliate against Trump by cutting [...]