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  1. DebateDrone

    DeVos rules would cut estimated $13 BILLION in Student Loan relief

    12 BILLION found to bail out US Farmers DeVos rules would cut estimated $13B in student loan relief ..................................... This was a big problem here in San Antonio with two schools closing leaving students stuck. The State of Texas had to step in. Owner Of Troubled...
  2. bajisima

    Trump to offer 12 billion to farmers hurt by tariffs

    Wall Street is loving this. The Trump administration plans to offer billions of dollars in aid to farmers hit by tariffs on their goods, an emergency bailout intended to ease the pain caused by Trump's escalating trade war in key electoral states, people briefed on the plan told CNBC. The...
  3. Friday13

    Art of the Bum Deal: Trump has managed to increase the cost of Air Force $1 Billion

    This is maybe why he filed bankruptcy 6 times...but this is taxpayer $$$ that he's spending, and on a plane that he will never have access to (won't be finished till 2026). Art of the Bum Deal: Donald Trump has managed to increase the cost of Air Force One by $1 billion
  4. T

    Trump says he's 'ready' to put tariffs on all $505 billion of Chinese goods imported

    Awesome. Tariffs on a half trillion worth of imports. Remember when Trump said winning a trade war would be so easy? Now, he appears ready to shut down all trade with China, or at least making everything coming in prohibitively expensive. And hey, why not? I mean,w e certainly have millions...
  5. Two If By Tea

    Scott Walker and 3 Billion for Foxconn

    Where are the "conservative" constitutional ideals here. Scott Walker has offered a Billionaire with more money than god a 3 billion dollor subsidy. The largest state sponsored subsidy in USA history And Donald Trump is there to Break Ground yesterday.. Tell me if anything if at all...
  6. Davocrat

    Justice Kennedy's financial connection to Trump

    You guys okay with this? Like anything else with Trump, it doesn't pass the smell test, if you ask me. Trump's business career is more connected to Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy than we ever knew Deutsche Bank loaned President Donald Trump over $1 billion for his real-estate...
  7. Eve1

    Boeing big loser in Trumps dumping Iran deal=US workers lose $20 Billion deal

    The contracts to sell commercial aircraft to replace airplanes in Iran due to their aging fleet is dead. Who wants to guess who ends up getting the contract instead? Boeing had jumped in head first. Boeing signed a deal in 2016 with IranAir to sell 80 aircraft with a list price of some $17...
  8. HayJenn

    Four largest U.S. banks cashed in $2.3 billion

    Due to the new tax law The details: The increased earnings for JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Citigroup and Bank of America came from the corporate tax rate that dropped from 35% to 21%. Per the WSJ, if the law wasn't enacted, Wells Fargo’s earnings would have declined in 2017 and the...
  9. T

    Trump asks for $100 billion in additional tariffs on Chinese products

    Bravo. For a fellow who originally said winning a trade war was easy, then ran away and said we lost a trade war with China years ago, and with farmers int eh states that supported him, seemingly part of his base, kicked in the testes over China's pending tariffs, our brilliant president seems...
  10. L

    Pennsylvania says bankrupt refiner owes $3.8 billion in taxes: filing

    MARCH 19, 2018 / 10:58 AM Jarrett Renshaw 3 MIN READ NEW YORK (Reuters) - The state of Pennsylvania wants a federal judge to halt the bankruptcy of Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES), arguing the refiner owes an estimated $3.8 billion in fuel taxes, according to a court filing on Friday...
  11. P

    Walt Disney to invest 2 billion euros in Disneyland Paris

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-disney-france-investment/walt-disney-to-invest-2-billion-euros-in-disneyland-paris-idUSKCN1GB1NT *No school children were gunned down during this news report from France* With love!
  12. Darkman

    Egypt moves $15 billion closer to Israel

    Egypt moves $15 billion closer to Israel The Electronic Intifada (blog)-8 hours ago Slowly, surely and increasingly openly, Abdulfattah al-Sisi, the Egyptian president, is moving his country closer to Israel. This week, it was a $15 billion gas deal that will see Delek, an Israeli company...
  13. GoaTlOver

    $20 Billion Hidden in the Swamp: Feds Redact 255,000 Salaries

    https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2018/02/08/20_billion_hidden_in_the_swamp_feds_redact_255000_salaries.html $20 Billion Hidden in the Swamp: Feds Redact 255,000 Salaries Our government already hides far too much from "We the People". This is the sort of thing that Trump...
  14. T

    U.S. trade deficit in Trump’s first year soars to 9-year high of $566 billion

    Wow. For a fellow that touted himself as a deal maker and how he was goign to get us some good trade deals, Turmp kind of sucks at it. Shocker!! Indeed, our trade deficit increased in the last year, making that the highest in 9 years. Well done Donnie...
  15. excalibur

    Exxon Mobil to invest $50 billion in US over 5 years, citing tax reform

    Exxon Mobil to invest $50 billion in US over 5 years, citing tax reform MAGA https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/29/exxon-mobil-to-invest-50-billion-in-us-over-5-years-citing-tax-reform.html
  16. D

    'You don't need $25 billion for a wall,' Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says

    'You don't need $25 billion for a wall,' Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says By Rachel Tillman ==================================================== Succinct and to the point America Does Not Need the Wall, Period. When 63% of Americans OPPOSE building the wall, as they do, to go ahead...
  17. Friday13

    Surprise tax cuts ($31 Billion) in funding bill

    "Deficits don't matter"...legacy of Darth Cheney...but only in a GOPer controlled admin/congress. There's a surprise in the government funding bill...MORE TAX CUTS
  18. D

    Trump administration is trying to hide the $5.8 billion its tip-stealing plan would c

    Trump administration is trying to hide the $5.8 billion its tip-stealing plan would cost workers By Laura Clawson ==================================================== What an utter shame to take tips from hard-working employees by this administration. Take waiters, for instance, they...
  19. HayJenn

    $414.5 billion

    The cost of loss revenue due to the last minute inclusion in the tax bill for wealthy real estate developers like Mr. Moron The provision would allow people who make money from real estate to take a 20 percent deduction on income they earn through limited liability companies, partnerships...
  20. KnotaFrayed

    The Middle class... half of the nation....gets $61 billion in tax cuts 23% of...

    ....the total..... Those who make $500,000 and more also get $61 billion in cuts, too.....another 23%......they represent 1% of all filers. https://www.wsj.com/articles/middle-class-to-get-23-of-tax-cuts-for-individuals-under-gop-bill-1513644268 So the largest single income class of Americans...