From President Trump

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

New Year Kicks Off With the First Override of Trump

The political new year starts with an override of Trump's veto on a defense spending bill.

Tweets of the Day: Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Here are some Tweets to consider.

Happy New Year Wherever You Are

New Year's celebrations were cancelled or subdued in many location. But there were great celebrations in some places, especially down under.

Greatest Shutdown Ever: Trump Says Shutdown Could Last Months, Even Years

Trump told Congress the shutdown could last years. He now considers declaring a national emergency to build the wall.

Trump Witch Hunt Over: No American Was Even Charged With Conspiring With Russia

Not a single US citizen was charged, let alone convicted, of conspiring with Russia to influence the election.

My Conversation With the 30-Year Long Bond

For the third time, the yield on the 30-year long bond dipped below 2.0%. I asked Mr. Bond some questions.

Democrats Are After Your Money With Wealth Taxes, Even a Tax on Unrealized Gains

Democrat candidates are lining up with numerous radical schemes to take your money.

Coronavirus Trend: One in 10 of Those Hospitalized Die

US coronavirus stats posted new grim results today. Hospitalizations are of increasing concern.

Trade Deal Progress Clarified: Who Cares? Trump "Happy" Either Way

CNBC quotes Treasury Secretary Mnuchin as saying we are 90% there towards a trade deal with China. Uh, let's clarify.