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    The so called fiscal conservatives have become the biggest liars as the debt for which they would shut down the FED in previous adminstrations now ignore the topic entirely.   


Do you all remember the cries of the Republicans when they were appalled by the debt and used to scream what about our children and grandchildren, they will pay for this debt. how terrible? Apparently now, the debt is not a problem any longer for their children and grandchildren, I guess that they will be ok. LOL

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President Trump will save us , he's doing a great job for the top 1% so far.

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Quantitative easing just ended in Europe and will end in the US in 2020, we will run a trillion dollars a year or more in deficits and interest rates are rising, expect 3 1/2 percent in 2020.

 

 

We're in the ninth year of economic expansion and wages still haven't recovered from 2008.

 

 

Expect low or negative economic growth and or recession in the next year or two and inflation as interest rates rise.

 

 

Stagflation.

 

 

Sell during periods of euphoria and buy during periods of panic, but most people should just keep their money somewhere safe.

 

 

The period of quantitative easing that has buoyed Wall Street will soon be over, the flow of cash will slow, money will get tight, and interest rates will go up

 

 

We, the entire world, will enter a period similar to the 1930s, wealth inequality, populism, and war, typical Kondratiev Wave with the impending doom of man made climate change and possibly a mass extinction event on the horizon.

 

 

We won't live to see it?

 

 

Some of us probably will.

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"Amazon's total earnings have easily topped its losses — many times over. But some of Amazon's earnings came from sales outside the United States, on which Amazon paid either lower or no US taxes."

 

You don't think it's odd that Mom & Pop operations pay more in taxes than Amazon?

 

The difference - Mom & Pop don't have lobbyists to write new tax laws.

corporate tax break.jpg

 

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RE:  Amazon Taxes

 

And here is why -  which part do you have a problems with ?

 

https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/15/tech/amazon-federal-income-tax/index.html

 

What line on a Corporate Tax Form indicates "profit"?

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Amazon Will Pay a Whopping $0 in Federal Taxes on $11.2 Billion Profits


This tax-free break comes even though Amazon almost doubled its U.S. profits from $5.6 billion to $11.2 billion between 2017 and 2018.


http://fortune.com/2019/02/14/amazon-doesnt-pay-federal-taxes-2019/?xid=gn_editorspicks&fbclid=IwAR1...

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Great Fiscal Policy - Cut Taxes for the Insanely Wealthy , who enjoy all the luxuries our Nation has to offer , but don't ask them to pay their fair share.

Then the Far Right Plutocrats cry that our Social Security , Medicare and Medicaid is just too costly !

Trump supporter's , who aren't Wealthy , are so bamboozled !!

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    The so called fiscal conservatives have become the biggest liars as the debt for which they would shut down the FED in previous adminstrations now ignore the topic entirely.   

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https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/national-debt-effect-americans-223401667.html 

Remember when President Trump said he will reduce the national debt " Big League " ? How is that gonna work out ?

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