Author Archives: Joe Gilbertson

U.S., Britain, France Launch Missile Strike on Syria

Friday night the U.S. and allies Britain and France launched a missile attack on targets in Syria in retaliation for last week’s chemical attacks on the Syrian population that killed 43 civilians. Trump tweeted, “A perfectly executed strike last night. Thank you to France and the United Kingdom for their wisdom and the power of their fine Military. Could not ...

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Kudlow Tapped as Economic Adviser

Trump on Wednesday announced his pick of Larry Kudlow to replace outgoing National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, who quit after failing to convince Trump not to implement tariffs on steel and aluminum. Kudlow, 70, is an economic analyst and newspaper columnist who previously hosted The Kudlow Report on CNBC. Like Trump, Kudlow was once a Democrat. Kudlow worked as ...

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Shortest Shutdown in History

Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky, expressing grave concerns about the federal deficit, filibustered a continuing resolution bill intended to keep the government open. “We have a 700-page bill that no one has read that was printed at midnight. No one will read this bill, nothing will be reformed, the waste will continue and government will keep taking your money irresponsibly ...

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