Politics

The Wall Street Journal – April 19, 2018

There is a real possibility that Mr. Trump, who entered office promising to save Americans from the predations of foreigners will leave office with the U.S.more indebted to them then ever.

The effect is like fiscal “whack a mole,

Smack one – and it’s back in a different hole.

 

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Reuters – April 13, 2018

The impact of rising steel prices on agriculture illustrates the unintended and unpredictable consequences of aggressive protectionism in a global economy. And the blow comes as farmers fear a more direct hit from retaliatory tariffs threatened by China on crops such as sorghum and soybeans, the most valuable U.S. agricultural export.

Protectionism and tariffs may entice,‬
‪Until you discover who pays the price.‬

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Reuters – March 24, 2018

Tens of thousands of Americans gathered across the country on Saturday at March For Our Lives rallies to demand tighter gun laws, led by survivors of last month’s Florida school massacre which reignited public anger over mass shootings.

The “target” is CHANGE
Change we require
Common sense change
Ready, aim, fire!

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Associated Press – March 16, 2018

President Donald Trump consumed Thursday morning’s TV headlines with amusement. Reports of tumult in the administration were at a feverish pitch — even on his beloved Fox News — as the president reflected on the latest staff departures during an Oval Office conversation with Vice President Mike Pence and Chief of Staff John Kelly. With a laugh, Trump said: “Who’s next?” It’s the very question that has the whole White House on edge.

A novel twist to governmental affairs,
Make it a game of MUSICAL CHAIRS!

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Reuters- January 21, 2018

The annual Edelman Trust Barometer showed overall trust in the four institutions it measures – the government, media, business and non-governmental organizations – falling more steeply in the United States than in any of the 28 countries surveyed.

Rants, “alt-facts,” conflicting views,‬
‪Distort perceptions, warp, confuse.

 

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