Daily Archives: November 10, 2017

Responding to Trump APEC Speech: USTR Lighthizer Statement of Intent for US-Indo-Pacific Trade…

Just love this guy. Remember to teach your kids, grand-kids, family etc. about the unknown wolverine, the third musketeer, United States Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer. Da Nang, Vietnam – United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer today released the following statement … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, China, Donald Trump, Economy, media bias, Patriotism, POTUS November '17 Asia Trip, President Trump, Trade Deal, Uncategorized | 71 Comments

Shop Talk: Mexico’s Economy Could Contract 2.6% Without NAFTA…

The headline says -2.6%, but that’s the median.  The actual 2019 economic predictive modeling for Mexico is up to a 4% contraction if the U.S. cancels NAFTA.  The next round of NAFTA negotiations is scheduled for November 17th. Additionally, these … Continue reading

Posted in Mexico, NAFTA, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 81 Comments

TPP Economics, NAFTA, The APEC Summit, Mexico, Canada and Trump…

Apologies in advance to our conservative Canadian friends; but the explainer here is regarding America-First trade and economics against the backdrop of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, Canada and Mexico’s alignment therein, the APEC Summit and rainbow socks. Australian Prime … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, Big Government, Big Stupid Government, Canada, China, India, media bias, Mexico, Pakistan, POTUS November '17 Asia Trip, President Trump, Russia, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 186 Comments

Asia Trip DAY #8 Schedule: President Trump in Vietnam – Da Nang and Hanoi…

On Saturday morning, President Donald J. Trump will attend an APEC economic leaders meeting retreat. Later in the morning, the President will participate in a family photo. The President will then attend a working luncheon. In the afternoon, the President … Continue reading

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New York Fed Sees U.S. Economy Growing 3.2% in Fourth Quarter…

All leading economic forecasters said it would be impossible for President Trump’s MAGAnomic plans to generate 3% GDP growth in the first year.  President Obama said it was impossible and Trump would need a “magic wand, or something“. Well, three … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Economy, energy, Magical Thinking, media bias, President Trump, Taxes, Trade Deal, Uncategorized | 129 Comments

TPP Trade Deal Collapses – Eleven Nation Group Message: “The Canadians Screwed Everybody”…

This has to be,.. scratch that,… ‘THIS IS’ one of the biggest multinational trade embarrassments in the past decade. President Trump and team U.S.A. have already said  the United States is not engaging in the multilateral Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, Big Government, Big Stupid Government, Canada, Japan, POTUS November '17 Asia Trip, Professional Idiots, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, USA | 267 Comments

President Trump Meets Russia’s President Putin During APEC Summit Group Photo….

The international leaders attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Da Nag, Vietnam gathered for their customary group photograph. Justin from Canada was positioned next to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Australian PM Turnbull by the host … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, China, Donald Trump, Japan, media bias, POTUS November '17 Asia Trip, President Trump, Russia, Trade Deal, Uncategorized | 197 Comments