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When It Comes To Extravagant Military Spending, Congress Is Relentlessly Bipartisan, And All Bickering Stops, As Long As The Bacon Gets Spread To Every District And State.

Wolf Richter wolfstreet.com, www.amazon.com/author/wolfrichter The backdrop: Money. More than ever before.  The Senate is expected to pass by a wide margin a $700-billion defense bill today. When it comes to extravagant military spending, Congress...


Bill Bonner: Congress is a carnival of claptrap

From Bill Bonner, Chairman, Bonner & Partners: POITOU, FRANCE – While Hurricane Irma whips up some of the strongest winds ever recorded, the fury of the storm breaking over Washington is intensifying, too. “For Conservatives,...