It’s going from bad to worse for President Donald Trump. Nothing matters more than perception and image when it comes to politics, and for a man obsessed with both, this could spell doom for the Republican Party in 2018. According to a recent poll, 63% of Americans believe President Trump tried to impede or obstruct (more…)
President Donald Trump’s approval rating has taken another hit. According to poll conducted by Monmouth University between Sunday and Tuesday, just 32% of American voters approve of the job Trump is doing as president. Meanwhile, 56% say they disapprove of the way president Trump is handling the country. This is Trump’s lowest approval rating since (more…)
Pacific Investment Management Company LLC believes that 2018 will be a strong economic year, but that a 2019 downturn is on the horizon, partially caused by the GOP tax bill.
The Democrat victory in the Alabama Senate election reveals that deep political turmoil now faced by the GOP. The loss of a Republican senator now reduces the already hair-thin GOP majority to two votes over the Democrats. This means that all it takes to defeat nearly any major Republican legislation–which often divides votes along party (more…)
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Features Potential Oversight Several glaringaltic GOP tax bill mistakes will undo some of the proposed promises that the bill included, like lowering the corporate tax rate. The Republican tax bill was meant to lower taxes across the board for all Americans, as well as decrease the corporate tax rate from (more…)
A survey shows that 58% of likely U.S. voters believe that the country is heading in the wrong direction, opposed to 35% who think things are on the right track, speaking to the level of U.S. political discord.
Maryland layoffs will see another 82 added to the total as First Guaranty Mortgage Corp. job cuts land at the company’s offices in Frederick. The Maryland layoffs were announced on Tuesday and confirmed by the company, although no further comment was given. The company is based out of Tysons Corner, Virginia. It is planning to (more…)
Shifting healthcare costs and dwindling patient admissions are some of the main reasons that the University of Miami-owned 560-bed hospital in downtown Miami is struggling, with Miami hospital layoffs taking place since May. The hospital is situated across the street from the university’s medical school campus in downtown Miami. The facility, formerly known as Cedars (more…)
Immigration crackdown deprives Chicago bakery of a third of its workers following a clampdown in the area on 800 people without sufficient documentation.
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), released a net neutrality repeal plan that seeks to change the way business is done over the Internet, creating potential free speech and equal access issues down the line. The move would be a response to former President Barack Obama’s net neutrality rules, which designated Internet (more…)