I was able to travel Nebraska for two weeks recently. From Holdrege to Scottsbluff and Ainsworth to Norfolk, it was a busy and productive time spent with Nebraskans at meetings, roundtables and businesses. During our discussions, a common theme was Nebraska’s economic security.During my time in the Good Life, I traveled to North Platte and visited the Walmart Distribution Center. I was impressed to learn that this facility ships to 92 stores nationwide, right from North Platte. I was pleased to welcome my friend and Senate Commerce Chairman, Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., to Nebraska. We stopped by Love Signs in Norfolk and talked to local and business officials at the Chamber of Commerce.At these visits and discussions, we heard excitement about the benefits of the tax reform bill. Nebraskans are keeping more of their hard-earned money in their pockets and businesses are investing. For example, Cox Communications will provide bonuses up to $2,000 to employees who have worked there for … [Read more...] about Nebraskans’ economic security top of mind
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Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Business French President Emmanuel Macron walks in a classroom before a televised interview in Berd’huis, south of Paris, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Macron is appearing on national television Thursday to respond to the daily concerns of the French and defend his economic policies and tax changes, which he says are aimed at modernizing the country. (Yoan Valat, Pool via AP) by Sylvie Corbet | AP by Sylvie Corbet | AP April 12 at 11:53 AM PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron declared Thursday that strikes and protests will not prevent him from overhauling the nation’s economy … [Read more...] about Macron: France must face up to new economic challenges
The latest Congressional Budget Oﬃce report has emboldened Donald Trump’s critics. “Aha,” they say. “The tax cuts are blowing a $2 trillion hole in the budget. We are looking at $1 trillion annual deficits for as far as the eye can see.” But what isn’t said is that these gloomy numbers are hardly different from what President TrumpDonald John TrumpWoman ‘dabs’ as Trump signs sex trafficking bill Graham uses Fox News appearance to ask Trump not to fire Mueller Trump's Syria tweet surprised WH staff working on response to chemical attack: report MORE inherited from President Obama 18 months ago. Back then, the CBO predicted $1 trillion deficits every year, and the debt headed to 150 percent of GDP by the 2030s. Obama ran up deficits in his first term much larger than any deficit Trump is expected to record in his first term. The CBO says that the new budget passed by Congress and signed into law by Trump, which we agree spends way … [Read more...] about CBO gets the budget wrong again: Economic growth lowers our debt
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Donald Trump market havoc: Do we need a 'do no economic harm' rule for presidents? Donald Trump isn't just toying with the economy — he's out for blood. And the stock market is paying the price for his mindless reality show bravado. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Cheri Jacobus, Opinion columnist Published 3:15 a.m. ET April 12, 2018 Donald Trump isn't just toying with the economy — he's out for blood. And the stock market is paying the price for his mindless reality show bravado. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Many physicians take a solemn oath attributed to … [Read more...] about Donald Trump market havoc: Do we need a ‘do no economic harm’ rule for presidents?