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New OCC Rule Is a Win in the Fight Against Financial Censorship

By Marta Belcher On Thursday, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency finalized its Fair Access to Financial Services rule, which will prevent banks from refusing to serve entire classes of customers that they find politically or morally unsavory. The rule is a huge win for civil liberties, and for the many sectors who…

Bulls Loving The "Heads I Win, Tails I Win" Market

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, It was a close call, but Santa finally delivered with a strong rally this past week, pushing the markets to all-time highs. Interestingly, despite the “Blue Sweep” of the Georgia elections, the markets quickly turned from worrying that such would be harmful to the markets. Markets quickly dismissed concerns of higher…

Companies Scramble To Win "Essential" Designation For Workers As Profits Hang In The Balance

A few weeks ago, we reported on the nascent battle by corporations and industries to have their employees deemed “essential” by the CDC in order to secure priority access to vaccines. What’s more, even though many Americans believe it’s morally reprehensible to fire someone for refusing to take a vaccine, companies are toying with the…

Goldman Now Thinks Virus Aid Will Pass This Week, But Will Be Last “Substantial” Package Unless Dems Win Georgia

Having flip-flopped once already, back in September capitulating on expectations for a fiscal stimulus this year (which earlier this year was the basis for the bank’s bullish outlook), Goldman has just flip-flopped again in its views on a covid stimulus deal, and moments ago Goldman’s chief political economist Alec Phillips just sent out a note…

Newt Gingrich On Georgia Runoff: “We Need To Win By A Bigger Margin Than The Left Can Steal”

Authored by Tom Ozimek and Jan Jekielek via The Epoch Times, Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) said in an interview that conservative voters need to head to the polls in the Georgia Senate runoffs in spite of their concerns about election integrity, to deliver a large margin of victory for GOP candidates that would erase any…

Giuliani Seeks To Rep Trump In PA Election Case, Remains Absolutely Convinced He’ll Win

  Update (1200ET): Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, formally told a federal court that he will represent the Trump campaign in its long shot case to block Pennsylvania from certifying votes. The case and whether it should be dismissed will be argued in federal court this afternoon. As CNN reports, it’s not known…

Silence From China & Russia On Recognizing Biden Win

It’s been over 48 hours since Joe Biden was declared in a consensus of US media networks the president-elect of the United States, and amid a flurry of congratulatory messages from world leaders, there remains deafening silence out of Russia and China.  The Kremlin indicated Monday that Russian President Vladimir Putin intends to actually wait until…

Gridlock – Biden May Or May Not Win, But Trump Remains ‘President’ Of Red America

Authored by Alastair Crooke via The Strategic Culture Foundation, One clear outcome of the U.S. election was the collapse of the promised ‘Blue Wave’ – an implosion that marks the ‘beginning of the end’ to a powerful spell enthralling the West. It was the delusion which Ron Chernow, the acclaimed U.S. presidential historian, gave credence, as he…

Proposition 22 in California Passes – A Rare Win for Liberty

Op-Ed by Krishna Chandrasekaran This author had previously written about Proposition 22, which overturns AB 5, here and here. By overturning AB 5, Proposition 22 protects the rights of drivers for various ride-sharing companies, primarily Lyft, Uber, and DoorDash, to work as independent contractors, rather than employees (who would have to file a W-2 tax…

Futures, Yields Tumble With Trump Set To Win Florida

Recall all our previews said that Florida is a key state for Trump: without it, it was pretty much game over for the president. Well, it appears that despite galatic-szied brains such as Nate Silver giving Trump just 31% odds of winning Florida… … Trump appears set to win Florida according to both PredictIt… ……