And with a straight face you want me to believe that America does NOT also “cook” our books … yea, right…

…And with a straight face you want me to believe that America does NOT also “cook” our books … yea, right…

Once Again, China Has Been Cooking the Books


In recent years, countless headlines have declared the Chinese economy would surpass that of the United States—or that it already had.But Chinese officials admitted this week—and not for the first time—that its leadership has been cooking the books. The admission calls into question, once again, … Read more

…I don’t blame “politician” for choosing to waffle as “WE” are afraid to just throw their butts in jail as they would do to us…

…I don’t blame “politician” for choosing to waffle as “WE” are afraid to just throw their butts in jail as they would do to us…

for chosing toJeff Sessions Said "I Don’t Remember" or "I Don’t Recall" 26 Times During Senate Intelligence Testimony

 

Amy Goodman and Juan González, Democracy Now!: Attorney General Jeff Sessions has come under fire for repeatedly refusing to answer questions during his testimony Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee about alleged Russia meddling in the 2016 election. Elizabeth Goitein, co-director of the Liberty and National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice, discusses the testimony.  ….Watch the Video and Read the Transcript 

 

Jeff Sessions, the Great Evader
In a two-hour-long open Senate hearing on Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions responded to questions about his involvement in the firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey, and about his alleged involvement in helping the campaign of then-candidate Donald Trump … Read more

Jeff Sessions finds a shield in executive privilege — but it might not be a strong one

The attorney general faced criticism for the reasons he gave for not answering lawmakers questions.

Stonewalling Sessions Runs Away From Tough Questions in Senate Inquiry

By Jefferson Morley, AlterNet

Attorney General claims virtual blanket ignorance of Russian investigation. READ MORE»

BREAKING DOWN ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS’ TESTIMONY Howard Fineman dissects "team Trump’s Russia counteroffensive." Here’s why Sessions didn’t want to talk about executive privilege, what he said about his knowledge of Russian meddling, his pushback on former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony, and his explanation for why he wasn’t "stonewalling." And take a look at the best tweets and photos from the hearing. [HuffPost]

Now if you for even one minute believe the FED gives a damn about you … Call me as I have some ocean front property for sale in Arizona

…Now if you for even one minute believe the FED gives a damn about you … Call me as I have some ocean front property for sale in Arizona…

The Fed raised its benchmark interest rate for the third consecutive quarter, a sign of confidence in the health of the U.S. economy

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 2:09 PM EDT

 

The Fed has now increased its benchmark interest rate by a full percentage point over the last two years as the American economy added an average of 190,000 jobs a month.

Why do we allow anyone swearing an oath to serve & protect us to NOT answer our questions…???

…Why do we allow anyone swearing an oath to serve & protect us to NOT answer our questions…???

Jeff Sessions Insists He’s Not ‘Stonewalling’ By Not Answering Questions

 

WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions repeatedly refused to answer questions before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday ― not because he or President Donald Trump were asserting executive privilege, but just in case the president might want to do so in the future, Sessions said.