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Debt ceiling absurdity: How the US Fed is running a ponzi scheme

Oct 17, 2013

Debt ceiling absurdity: How the US Fed is running a ponzi scheme

This is a perfect Ponzi scheme where the government is paying off old debt by issuing new debt. #Interest rates #Ponzi scheme #Bonds #United States Senate #US Debt Ceiling #US shutdown
US Senate backs Immigration Bill, House still a hurdle

May 23, 2013

US Senate backs Immigration Bill, House still a hurdle

Supporters of US immigration reform are hoping that the smooth and drama-free passage of their legislation through a Senate committee - a departure from almost everything that has happened in Congress over the past four years - will boost the likelihood of the bill winning full Senate approval. #NewsTracker #House of Representatives #United States Senate #US Immigration
US senate passes a Diwali resolution

Oct 25, 2011

US senate passes a Diwali resolution

Recognising the religious and historical significance of Diwali, the US Senate has passed a resolution greeting Hindus, Sikhs and Jains in the US and across the globe on the festival. #United States #Diwali #United States Senate

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US senate passes a Diwali resolution

Sep 19, 2014

Congress backs Obama on aid to Syrian rebels

Legislation requested by President Barack Obama authorizing the military to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State militants in the Middle East is headed for his signature after a sweeping Senate vote. The bipartisan 78-22 tally ... #Syria #Iraq #Saudi Arabia #Middle East #Barack Obama #Kentucky #Al-Qaeda #Mitch McConnell #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party #Joint Chiefs of Staff #Martin Dempsey
US senate passes a Diwali resolution

Sep 18, 2014

Letter: U.S. Senate fails to curb money

Let's thank the U.S. Senate for voting against an amendment to overturn Citizens United, reaffirming the concept of "one dollar, one vote" instead of the antiquated "one man, one vote." Can you imagine the mess this country would be in if big money c... #U.S. Senate #Citizens United
US senate passes a Diwali resolution

Sep 19, 2014

US united against IS, Obama says

A Senate vote to authorise arming and training Syrian rebels shows the world Americans are united in combating Islamic State (IS) militants, President Barack Obama said. He said IS terrorists thought they could frighten or intimidate the US through t... #Syria #Iraq #Barack Obama