1. bajisima

    Apple becomes the first US company with a trillion dollar value

    Wow, probably inconceivable even just 20 years ago. Apple just became the first American public company to cross $1 trillion in value. The iPhone maker achieved that big number on Thursday when the stock passed $207.04 a share. Its new all-time high is $207.05. Apple is now up more than...
  2. bajisima

    Medicare for all projected to cost 32.6 trillion dollars

    What do you think about this? Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for all" plan would increase government health care spending by $32.6 trillion over 10 years. The latest plan from the Vermont independent would require historic tax increases as government replaces what employers and consumers...
  3. HayJenn

    Tax cuts, spending to raise deficit to $1 trillion by 2019

    WASHINGTON — A new budget analysis says the combined effects of President Donald Trump's tax cuts and last month's budget-busting spending bill will send the government's budget deficit toward the $1 trillion mark. That's the word from the Congressional Budget Office, which said in a report...
  4. bajisima

    Senate approves 1.3 Trillion dollar budget averting shutdown

    Trump gets money for his wall... The chamber voted 65-32 to pass the $1.3 trillion spending package and send it to President Donald Trump. But it was a tricky road to avoid a government shutdown, requiring Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to privately telephone Rand Paul and let...
  5. bajisima

    Lawmakers argue over 1.3 trillion dollar spending bill

    Trump gets funding for his wall? Top-level congressional talks on a $1.3 trillion catchall spending bill are reaching a critical stage as negotiators confront immigration, abortion-related issues and a battle over a massive rail project that pits President Donald Trump against his most powerful...
  6. Darkman

    National debt tops $21 trillion for first time ever

    National debt tops $21 trillion for first time ever --- Do we still have to keep count, you mean ...
  7. Friday13

    US government set to borrow nearly $1 Trillion FY 2018

    Reagan, Bush43, tRump..."conservatives" blowing up the debt/deficit AGAIN... US government is set to borrow nearly $1 Trillion this 84% jump from last year
  8. Darkman

    Donald Trump Announces $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

    Donald Trump Announces $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan President Donald Trump announced plans for a $1.7 trillion infrastructure investment plan on Wednesday. “We’re also working to rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure by...
  9. Spookycolt

    Trump administration set to unveil $1 trillion infrastructure proposal in 2018

    We knew this would be his biggest project and it looks like it will be. Trump is sticking by all of his campaign promises and although we know the liberals will bitch and moan about every aspect of this we also know the country needs it and it will be money well spent. Can't wait to see the...
  10. T

    Fact Check: Trump claimed tax bill provides $3.2 trillion in tax cuts, but it's actua

    Is the president pathologically incapable fo being truthful? Or does he simply not know? Perhaps both. Indeed, Trump invents a number about the tax bill, and seemingly that number is out of thin air...
  11. D

    Senate Republicans pass $1.5 trillion tax overhaul bill, marking major victory for Tr

    Trump says people will be 'very, very happy' with Republicans' tax overhaul - ABC News By ALI ROGIN and David Caplan ==================================================== That was shameful for Republicans to hold a vote at the last minute and not allow Democrats to fully read the bill...
  12. Goofball

    Why are Dems worried about the tax cut supposedly adding $1 Trillion to the debt?

    Because the CBO uses static scoring, and assumes NOTHING will change in the economy over the next 10 years, they project the tax bill will add $1 Trillion to the debt over the next 10 years. Naturally, the Dims in DC are apoplectic and shitting themselves over this money. Yet, the same CBO...
  13. D

    House GOP tax plan would add $1.7 trillion to deficit: CBO

    House GOP tax plan would add $1.7 trillion to deficit: CBO - ABC News By BENJAMIN SIEGEL ==================================================== How easy for Billionaire and Millionaire Republicans to want to add a Trillion Dollars and then some to the deficit. But aren't they the ones who...
  14. D

    House passes $4.2 trillion budget, sets up tax cuts for the rich and guts Medicare, M

    House passes $4.2 trillion budget, sets up tax cuts for the rich and guts Medicare, Medicaid By Joan McCarter ================================= Folks, just look at all those Republicans laughing, grinning and being so gleeful that they are...
  15. F

    National debt tops $20 trillion

    No one noticed that the total public debt surpassed $20 trillion?
  16. Blueneck

    NK is sitting on 6 trillion in mineral resources

    Hmm. Interesting. North Korea is sitting on $6 trillion in mineral resources | New York Post
  17. Goofball

    OwlGore's $15 TRILLION carbon tax scheme.

    I wonder how much will end up in his pocket. A fool's errand: Al Gore's $15 trillion carbon tax
  18. D

    What's inside Congress' $1 trillion spending bill

    Due to Democratic intervention this spending bill can be seen as a WIN for the American people. More money could have certainly been dedicated to the causes of the Middle Class and the Poor but overall with it being "one side give in certain things to the other side" we came out with a somewhat...
  19. the watchman

    Trump's deportation plan could cost taxpayers half a trillion dollars

    As President Donald Trump rolls out more details of a plan that could deport millions of undocumented U.S. immigrants, the true cost of such an undertaking is coming into sharper focus. In a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, Trump outlined what he called his...
  20. MaryAnne

    Democrats Propose Trillion Dollar

    Infrastructure plan! Democratic Senators To Propose $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan