Oh wait, they’re spying on me? Then that’s a different matter. I thought they were only going after people I didn’t like – which coincidentally is pretty much everyone but me.
This won’t do. I am part of the court, the political class. I am a US Senator, your rules do not apply to me!
“Have I become an instrument in some billionaire’s investment campaign?” he said, adding that he now regrets sending the letter. “I don’t want to be an unwitting pawn, and that is how I am feeling right now.”
This is some truly disgusting crony capitalism.
I was one of the lucky few to have been taught the real story behind the western railroads.
We hear over and over that inflation is in check, and if anything that we need more inflation. We are told that the CPI is bumping along at between 1-2%. That it’s been at about this rate for years. But you tell me. Is this reflective of your experience?
Not a surprise that Russia has a robust lobbying and PR presence in the USA, but still good to be aware of.
The US Chamber is spending big money in an effort to rein the Republican Party back away from the emerging small government coalition which has emerged over the past couple of years.
Funny how it works. You sell your fellow citizens down the river. You allow the NSA to violate the 4th Amendment of the Constitution. You allow some of the most basic principals of this Republic to be undermined, and wow – it comes back to bite you in the ass. Who would have thought this could happen?
You want to know why our central banks aren’t honest? (Aside from the fact that they are by their very nature dishonest.) You want to know why politicians (when they have a clue what is going on economically) aren’t honest? Perhaps it is the mind boggling amount of debt which has kept the game going.
The entire economic activity of the USA constitutes $17 trillion. There is $100 trillion in debt floating around the globe right now according the Bank for International Settlements.