Gold is trading at its highest level since November 2016. Let’s take a look at gold’s reaction to previous U.S. government shutdowns, debt ceiling crises. How gold will respond this time? As far as I am concerned, I decided to increase the …
One of the most revealing things about American politics, and of the journalists who cover it for a living, is the unspoken assumption that Democrats will rescue Republicans, and thus the country, from the reckless way they have treated the …
We all know that politics makes strange bedfellows, but the events of the last couple of days leave even the most politically savvy analysts scratching their heads. This week, President Trump struck a deal with Democratic congressional …
As has happened more than 100 times before, Congress just raised the debt ceiling, the legal amount our government can borrow. In the past, this act has occurred smoothly, and on many occasions, it has been used productively to spur …
[Urgent Note: The nation’s future and a massive debt ceiling hangs in the balance as Trump pushes beyond the Comey hearings. That’s why I’m on a mission to send my new book TRUMPED! A Nation on the Brink of Ruin… and How to …
President Donald Trump is right for once. Last week he proposed that Congress repeal the debt ceiling, a spending limit based on a 1917 law that was intended to facilitate the issuance of bonds during World War I but has turned into a …