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LARRY KUDLOW: If the Biden admin had a backbone, they could inflict some serious financial damage on Putin

If anybody thinks the new Biden sanctions on Russia are going to have some crippling financial effect, or cause some real wartime pain, think again. What Russia understands is money and oil and these new Biden sanctions, just like the old ones, will not do any serious damage to the Putin war machine.  An investigative report by the Wall Street Journal shows how a mysterious…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 22, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,297,767,975,339.20 as of Wednesday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is down about $7.4 billion from the $34,305,120,631,653.51 figure…

Former Obama fundraiser tells Dems to ‘turn the page’ on Biden, says law was ‘weaponized’ against Trump

A former Obama fundraiser told FOX Business the Democratic Party should move on from President Biden, while also taking issue with a major New York court ruling against former President Trump. Miami Beach-based real estate developer Don Peebles, who remains good friends with former President Barack Obama, said many Democrats were also led to believe Kamala Harris was to be an understudy of a “transitional”…

One Biden manufacturing regulation could wipe out up to 1 million jobs, business leader says

President Joe Biden’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently finalized an air quality rule that the manufacturing industry is warning could wipe out one million jobs and undermine efforts to build new manufacturing facilities in America. Jay Timmons, president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), is set to sound the alarm about the regulation in his annual state of manufacturing address on Thursday…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 16, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,266,061,012,653.21 as of Thursday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is up about $20.74 billion from the $34,245,315,231,752.02 figure…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 15, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,245,315,231,752.02 as of Wednesday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is down about $23.7 billion from the $34,269,060,493,914.81 figure…

Stuart Varney: Democrats have little choice but to support Biden

During his “My Take,” Thursday, “Varney & Co.” host Stuart Varney reacted to Democrats rallying around Joe Biden after special counsel Robert Hur sparked another debate over his age and memory, arguing the left has no choice but to support the president unless there’s a “dramatic event.” STUART VARNEY: It is one week since special counsel Robert Hur described the president as an “elderly man with…

Comer announces plan to subpoena major credit card companies for Biden family records: ‘We’re winning’

House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer, R-Ky., announced Thursday he is subpoenaing “several credit card companies” for the family records of President Biden.  During an appearance on FOX Business show “Mornings with Maria Bartiromo,” Comer said a subpoena was issued to American Express on Wednesday morning and suggested other major credit card companies could be next.  Comer claimed that the subpoenas were issued after the…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 14, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,269,060,493,914.81 as of Tuesday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is up about $38.3 billion from the $34,230,783,465,383.28 figure…

LARRY KUDLOW: The Biden-created affordability crisis is worsening

Joe Biden’s heavy-duty federal spending fiasco is forcing interest rates to rise and keeping higher than expected inflation alive. Biden has poured in almost $6 trillion in new spending and it looks like he’s planning on at least another $4 trillion in the years ahead, that is according to the new CBO baseline.  Bidenomics would move federal debt held by the public all the way…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 13, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,230,783,465,383.28 as of Monday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is up about $2.6 billion from the $34,228,178,296,346.87 figure…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 12, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,228,178,296,346.87 as of Friday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is down about $520 million from the $34,228,699,143,453.34 figure…

President Biden slams ‘shrinkflation’ in Super Bowl Sunday video

President Joe Biden took to social media on Sunday ahead of the Super Bowl to criticize food and beverage companies for “shrinkflation” consumers have encountered as the companies downsize their products to compensate for higher input costs. “It’s Super Bowl Sunday – if you’re anything like me, you like to be surrounded by a snack or two while watching the big game,” Biden said in…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 7, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — increased to $34,196,564,648,055.77 as of Tuesday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is up about $42.6 billion from the $34,153,974,129,467.71 figure…

‘Costly’ ESG standards, climate policies will ultimately reduce food and energy supplies: report

FIRST ON FOX: Climate change policies and environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards will have an outsized negative impact on the U.S. agriculture industry, according to a new report shared with FOX Business. The report — published Wednesday by the free market think tank Buckeye Institute — is titled “Net-Zero Climate-Control Policies Will Fail the Farm” and outlines how farmers will see their operational costs…

Email trove shows Amazon ‘censored’ vaccine books after pestering from White House, Jim Jordan says

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, released a trove of internal documents that he says shows Amazon “censored” COVID-19 content after “feeling pressure” from President Biden’s administration. Jordan’s documents, dubbed “The Amazon Files,” were obtained thanks to a series of subpoenas. The Ohio Republican detailed their contents in a thread on X. “Never-before-released internal emails subpoenaed by [House Republicans] reveal that the Biden White…

European Union, industry at odds over energy security impact of Biden administration’s LNG pause: ‘worrying’

European Union (EU) energy officials are at odds with industry over the long-term impact of the Biden administration’s pause on liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports and the impact on Europe’s energy security. The U.S. has become the largest exporter of LNG to Europe as EU countries rushed to replace gas imported from Russia that was cut off in the wake of Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine…

Trump slams ‘hopeless’ UAW after Biden endorsement, warns Dems’ ‘insane’ EV push would doom auto workers

Former President Donald Trump offered a stern warning to auto workers supporting Biden in the 2024 race, cautioning that Democrats’ vigorous electric vehicle initiative could someday jeopardize their careers. “If Biden gets elected, you won’t have an auto worker working in the United States. Everything’s going over to China and other countries outside,” he told FOX Business’ Maria Bartiromo in an interview airing Sunday. “This…

US national debt tracker for Feb. 2, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — dropped to $34,155,015,629,668.67 trillion as of Thursday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is down about $36 billion from the $34,191,150,402,393.64…

LARRY KUDLOW: Iran has essentially declared war against the US 166 times.

It’s day five since Iranian-backed militias attacked a U.S. military base in Jordan, killing three patriotic American soldiers and wounding over three dozen others.  Before that, two brave Navy SEALs were lost at sea in the aftermath of a Houthi attack. Day five, 120 hours, and… still… no… U.S… military… response. This is an insult to the brave soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice, an…

FCC proposes making AI-generated robocalls illegal over election bad actors

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is taking action to crack down on robocalls that use artificial intelligence-generated voices after a fake voice that sounded like President Biden was used in calls to voters ahead of the New Hampshire primary election. The federal agency issued a proposal Wednesday to officially recognize AI-generated voices as “artificial” under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), which would make it…

Stuart Varney: Biden will likely lose 2024 election over the border crisis

During his “My Take,” Wednesday, “Varney & Co.” host Stuart Varney roasted Biden for his failure to secure the southern border, arguing the president’s refusal to accept responsibility for the flood of illegal migrants entering the U.S. will likely cost him the 2024 presidential election. STUART VARNEY: The numbers from the border tell a story of monumental failure.  But President Biden takes no responsibility. BIDEN…

US national debt tracker for Jan. 30, 2024: See what American taxpayers (you) owe in real time

The U.S. national debt is climbing at an astronomical pace and has shown no signs of slowing down despite the heightened scrutiny on government spending. The national debt — which measures what the U.S. owes its creditors — jumped to $34,138,472,491,310.02 trillion as of Monday afternoon, according to the latest numbers published by the Treasury Department. That is up about $3 billion from the $34,135,457,061,639.36…

Biden’s natural gas export ‘pause’ is a win for Russia, another loss for US

The good news: the United States is awash in natural gas, driving prices lower. Moreover, the abundance will continue; we have an estimated 86 years’ supply of natural gas.   The bad news: in one of the dumber decisions to date (a high bar), the Biden administration has decided to “pause” its approvals of new LNG terminals which would allow increased exports of liquified natural gas….

Working class will vote for Biden over Trump, UAW president argues

The president of the United Auto Workers (UAW) claimed Sunday that an overwhelming majority of working-class Americans will side with “the truth” and support President Biden over former President Trump for the White House in 2024, UAW President Shawn Fain made the argument during an appearance on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that union members and the working class at large will side with Biden because…

Biden’s natural gas decision is nuts. Climate extremists don’t know the facts

Some confused climate activists are asking President Biden to hurt the climate. Protesters are planning a sit-in at the Department of Energy next month, calling for the White House to not permit any new liquefied natural gas (L.N.G.) export terminals. But examining the facts shows that surrendering to this pressure would actually raise global greenhouse gas emissions — as well as hinder our allies’ energy security and…

US, UK impose new Houthi sanctions as Red Sea attacks continue

The United States and United Kingdom on Thursday announced sanctions leveled at four senior Houthi officials in Yemen as the Iran-backed militant group escalates its attacks on commercial shipping in the Red Sea. The sanctions target Houthi Defense Minister Mohamed Nasser al-Atifi, Commander of Houthi Naval Forces Muhammad Fadl Abd al-Nabi, Coastal Defense Forces chief Muhammad Ali al-Qadiri and Muhammed Ahmad al-Talibi, who is described…

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