Author: Ron Anthony

This is treason

Congress should block this deal with Saudi Arabia. It is also grounds for impeachment and cuffs for treason. It is a great risk for national security. It risks the technology being sold to other nations and then be used to…

Donald, the Bully President

Throughout history there have been many infamous walls. In the 1930’s the French built the Maginot line. In 1940, the German panzers bypassed it through the Ardennes forest for a lightning or blitzkrieg victory. The Soviet Union built the Berlin…

Donald’s perfect economic storm

The Stock Market is diving the worst since December 1931.  It should have dived when a seriously mentally and emotionally ill candidate, Donald Trump, won the Presidency on an electoral college fluke. Hope is fading that we aren’t going to…

An update on Donald’s sanity

On Black Friday morning former Reagan budget chief, David Stockman, had an interview with Fox Business host, Charles Payne. The discussion started with the stock market decline then the unexpected happened.  Payne: How far down do we go from here? Stockman: I…

Voting isn’t enough

We have a mentally and emotionally ill President and a dysfunctional Congress because we have a democracy that is so flawed it may be better not to call it a democracy. We have to fix the following for a real…

Trump’s first war

Trump has gotten us into a trade war. His “first strike” tariffs have not crippled the enemies into submission, but only sparked retaliatory strikes. We are now in a war of attrition that could go on indefinitely. Escalation of the…

What ever happened to the “R” word?

All the ten year federal budget forecasts assume different GDP growth rates, tax income and spending to come up with deficit estimations. For hundreds of years capitalism has gone through economic cycles of boom and bust. Although recessions are inevitable, none…

Business as usual

Donald Trump is proposing another tax cut on top of the fiscally irresponsible one already passed by his mob.  This shows a number of things about Trump: He doesn’t understand economics.  We are already experiencing rising interest rates from an…

Only a scrap of paper

Adolf Hitler once said that treaties are mere scraps of paper. Donald Trump has the same mentality. In scrapping the Paris Accord, trade deals and now the agreement with Iran, he is showing the world that making agreements and treaties…

Trump’s beginning of the end

Trump and his cult are aiming to add another bankruptcy to Trump’s score of five. This time the U.S. federal government. While other aspects of his economic irresponsibility get the media’s attention like starting trade wars, the deficit balloons to…

The road to recession

The so called Republican tax cut will point us to recession and not the growth they are promising. By capping the mortgage interest and property tax deductions on homes, it will dampen higher prices in areas with higher local taxes.…

Trump: the golden wrecking ball

Sarah Palin once lovingly called Trump “the Golden Wrecking Ball”. He is on his way to being that to the country.  Trump and his mob want to give the better off Americans “the biggest tax cut in American history”. Free…