Maxine Waters Uses Federal Reserve Review to Attack Facebook

After grilling Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Capitol Hill about his agency’s response to Facebook’s Libra “cryptocurrency,” US Representative Maxine Waters finished her questioning by asking the central banker what he would do if Donald Trump “fired” him. Federal Reserve Chair on Resigning: “I Wouldn’t Do That” The California Democrat started and ended her […]

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Even Fed Chair Powell is Freaked out by Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal

Even the U.S. Federal Reserve thinks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez needs to cool it with all the money-printing schemes. CNBC reports: “An increasingly popular theory espoused by progressives that the government can continue to borrow to fund social programs such as Medicare for everyone, free college tuition and a conversion to renewable energy in the next decade […]

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Bitcoin Does Not Threaten Global Economy According FSB

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to the world economy, but should be monitored as the market “continues to evolve rapidly.” That’s the assessment of the Financial Stability Board (FSB), an international body that monitors the global economy. The observations were brought to light in a December 28 report by the Reserve Bank of India […]

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