This Tweet speaks for itself.

Futures are up tonight so some piece of total garbage may pass tomorrow.

Laundry List

  • Tax credits for solar panels
  • Wind turbines
  • Postal service bailout
  • Portions of the Green New Deal
  • Cap and Trade for the airlines
  • Diversity on corporate boards
  • Collective bargaining
  • Election reform
  • Early voting
  • Same day voter registration


"Where does that fit into a bill to rescue the American people who find themselves in the throes of a disease that may kill them and an economy that is shut down?"

What else?

We will have to read the bill to know.

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

What the Hell is the ECB Doing?

Danielle DiMartino poses an interesting question regarding the ECB. I have a set of answers.

Senate Introduces Wall Act, Congress Passes Temporary Spending Bill

A government shutdown is avoided for now. The Wall is still in doubt. Nancy Pelosi calls the wall immoral.

Obamacare Repeal Dies Again: What the Hell is McCain Up To? Cruz?

Last week, Senator John McCain revived the Obamacare repeal idea with a declaration he would vote for repeal if the governor of Arizona backed the idea. The Governor backed the idea but Mccain reversed.

Pension Ponzi Bailout: Democrats Sponsor US Treasury Bailout Scheme

Most defined benefit pension plans are nothing but Ponzi schemes. Plans are now unraveling because of demographics. An increasing number of retirees, needing untenable returns, are supported by fewer and fewer people putting money in the system. Democrats sponsored a bailout scheme. Will it pass?

Tax Bill Adds $1 Trillion to Deficit (Without Cutting Taxes for Most)

Nonpartisan analysis, from several places, shows the Senate tax bill will all $1 trillion to the deficit. What's next?

Democrats and Republicans Agree to $2 Trillion Vote-Buying Infrastructure Bill

Trump, Speaker Pelosi, and Senate Minority Leader Schumer are in agreement on spending massive amounts of money.

Semi-Annual Debate: What About Daylight Savings Time Hell?

On Sunday, November 3, those on Daylight Savings Time need to adjust their clocks. Does this make any sense?

McCain's "Legacy" Lives On: What "Legacy" Is That?

Senator John McCain's "legacy" lives on. Unfortunately.

Senate to Consider Healthcare “Skinny” Bill: Can It Pass? What’s In It?

A new healthcare proposal is gathering steam in the Senate. It’s dubbed the “skinny” bill.