Daily Archives: August 5, 2018

Point: Why Do Foreign Countries Need Lobbyists? Isn’t That What Embassies and Ambassadors are For?

The big-eared British guy wearing Linus’s T-Shirt does have a point; and asks the same question CTH has pondered before: Why do foreign governments need lobbyists?

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, Communist, Economy, Election 2018, Legislation, media bias, N Korea, propaganda, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 144 Comments

Here We Go – China State Media Attacks Trump on Trade Using Unusually Harsh Terms…

If there was a five-click dial available as a severity meter between the U.S. and China, something happened internally in Beijing, over the last 72 hours, because that dial just triggered movement from 3 to 4… Keep watching everything in … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, Auto Sector, Big Government, China, Communist, Cyber Security, Decepticons, Deep State, Dem Hypocrisy, Donald Trump, Economy, Election 2018, energy, Environmentalism, European Union, France, G7, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, media bias, Mexico, Military, N Korea, NAFTA, President Trump, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Secretary Pompeo, Spying, Trade Deal, Travel, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 250 Comments

Horrific Chicago Statistics: More than 60 People Shot, 9 Killed This Weekend…

Good grief, this is horrific.   ABC News Chicago is reporting that over 60 people have been shot, with 9 killed, in Chicago just this weekend (Friday through Sunday). (Chicago)  Dozens of people were wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday, … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Amendment, 4th Amendment, 6th Amendment, Big Stupid Government, media bias, Police action, Uncategorized | 535 Comments

Canada’s Chrystia Freeland “Very Keen” on Re-entering NAFTA Negotiations She Is Not Invited To…

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and a delegation of out-going and in-coming Mexican trade officials have been conducting intensive NAFTA negotiation talks for the past several weeks.  The out-going Mexican officials, led by Ildefonso Guajardo, are optimistic terms of agreement … Continue reading

Posted in Auto Sector, Big Government, Big Stupid Government, Canada, Decepticons, Dem Hypocrisy, Economy, Election 2018, Environmentalism, media bias, Mexico, NAFTA, President Trump, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 345 Comments

Sunday Talks: Joe Lieberman Discusses The Return of the Iran Sanctions Effective Tomorrow…

When President Trump withdrew the U.S. from the intensely short-sighted JCPOA (Iran deal), there was a period of preparation for our allies and partners prior to the re-institution of the first round of U.S. sanctions against Iran.   The transition period … Continue reading

Posted in Decepticons, Deep State, Dem Hypocrisy, Donald Trump, Economy, European Union, France, Iran, media bias, President Trump, Secretary of State, Secretary Pompeo, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations, USA | 73 Comments

Sunday Talks: Congressman Darrell Issa Discusses FBI Agent Peter Strzok With Maria Bartiromo…

Congressman Darrell Issa discusses the ongoing oversight over the FBI and DOJ by multiple congressional committees.  In this interview Issa discusses the requests by FBI Agent Peter Strzok to transfer a set of special intelligence authorities, gained during his investigation … Continue reading

Posted in 1st Amendment, Big Government, Big Stupid Government, Conspiracy ?, Deep State, Dem Hypocrisy, Dept Of Justice, Donald Trump, FBI, IG Report FISA Abuse, media bias, Spygate, TowerGate, Uncategorized | 87 Comments

Sunday Talks: Peter King Discusses Trump Agenda with Maria Bartiromo…

Representative Peter King (NY) discusses the agenda of the Trump administration and the mid-term elections with Maria Bartiromo. Ms. Bartiromo notes how the accomplishments of the President are only highlighted when President Trump draws attention to them. The positive news … Continue reading

Posted in Dem Hypocrisy, Donald Trump, Economy, Election 2018, Legislation, media bias, President Trump, Uncategorized | 48 Comments