Posted in 2020 Election Economy fack check Jake Tapper Joe Biden NAFTA Politics USMCA

Fact Check: Joe Biden Claims Trump Does Not Deserve Credit for USMCA

Joe Biden tried to claim that President Trump does not deserve credit for USMCA because the final version is different than the original.

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Posted in 2020 Election coronavirus Covid-19 Economy Fact Check health Joe Biden Stock Market

Fact Check: Joe Biden Claims Trump Only Cares About the Stock Market

Joe Biden said Trump only cares about the stock market. Trump said the stock market is “not important compared to life and death.”

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Posted in 2020 Election coronavirus Covid-19 Economy Joe Biden Politics Shut Down

Joe Biden Flip-flops on Shutting Down the Economy Again

Former Vice President Joe Biden backed away Wednesday from a recent pledge to shut down the entire U.S. economy again if advised to do so…

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Posted in 2020 Election Bernie Sanders CNN Dana Bash Economy Energy Fact Check fracking Joe Biden Politics

Fact Check: Joe Biden Claims ‘I Am Not Banning Fracking’

It’s not Donald Trump that told voters that Joe Biden was against fracking. Biden told voters himself — repeatedly — in the Democratic debates.

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Posted in Economy Environment Eric Garcetti Gavin Newsom Green New Deal Politics RNC solar power wind power

Fact Check: Trump Claims Biden’s Energy Policies ‘Can’t Keep the Lights On’

Trump told the RNC: “How can Joe Biden claim to be an ‘ally of the Light’ when his own party can’t even keep the lights…

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Posted in 2020 Election coronavirus Covid-19 Economy Joe Biden Larry Kudlow Politics RNC Taxes

Kudlow at RNC: Joe Biden ‘Wants to Raise Taxes? That’s Crazy’

Larry Kudlow, one of President Donald Trump’s main economic advisers, told the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Tuesday night that Joe Biden’s plan to raise…

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Posted in 2020 Election American Recovery and Reinvestment Act DNC Economy Joe Biden Politics stimulus

Fact Check: Joe Biden Mismanaged the 2009 Stimulus

Joe Biden’s leadership of the stimulus was a disaster, and he was blamed for billions being wasted on pet projects and failures like Solyndra.

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Posted in 2020 Election DNC Economy Politics PPP restaurants small business

Small Business in Anti-Trump Video at DNC Got PPP Loan from Trump Admin

At least one of the small businesses featured in an anti-Trump video on the third night of the Democratic National Convention received a loan from…

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Posted in Blackouts California Economy Environment Gavin Newsom Green New Deal high-speed-rail PG&E Politics renewables solar power wind power

California Gov. Gavin Newsom: Time to ‘Sober Up’ About Green Energy’s Flaws

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state had to “sober up” about the fact that renewable energy sources had failed to provide enough power…

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Posted in Blackouts California Economy Environment Green New Deal PG&E Politics solar power wind power

California Suffers 2nd Day of Blackouts as Wind, Solar Power Falter

California suffered a second day of rolling electricity blackouts on Saturday evening, with wind power and solar power unable to provide needed backup.

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Posted in California Economy Gavin Newsom health Politics unemployment benefits

Gavin Newsom: California Can’t Afford to Pay for Extra Unemployment Benefits

California Governor Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state could not afford to pay its share of President Donald Trump’s new expansion of unemployment benefits…

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Posted in 2020 Election Climate Change Economy Environment fossil fuels Joe Biden Keystone XL Teamsters Unions

4 Unions Defy Joe Biden, Reach Deal to Build Keystone XL Pipeline

TC Energy, the Canadian company responsible for the Keystone XL pipeline, announced a deal with four unions on Wednesday for the project’s construction — defying former…

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Posted in coronavirus Covid-19 Economy Kayleigh McEnany Media Politics White House Press Corps

WATCH: Reporters Pressure White House to Shut Down the Economy

Reporters with the White House Press Corps pressed the Trump administration, via Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, on Tuesday on the question of shutting down the…

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Posted in 2020 Election Bernie Sanders Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force Capitalism Economy fundamentally transforming Green New Deal Joe Biden Medicare for all Politics revolution socialism student loans systemic racism Wall Street Journal

Pollak: Is There Any Difference Left Between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders?

The few differences that remain between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are insignificant. Meanwhile, Biden has begun to call for “revolution.”

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Posted in coronavirus Covid-19 Economy Politics Tech unemployment unemployment claims

Pollak: There’s a Tech Solution for the Unemployment Benefits Crunch

This is a unique situation in which a very difficult political problem actually has a tech fix that can be directed by the White House…

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