Democrats delayed a vote on Joe Biden’s $1.75tn Build Back Better bill on Thursday after Kevin McCarthy, the top Republican in the US House of Representatives, delivered a lengthy floor speech that stymied efforts to pass it. Today on Morning Invest we'll look at the timeline as well as the new CBO numbers which show this stimulus will not pay for itself.
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1:15:45President Biden holds his 1 year in office press conference to try and talk about his administration's successes. He'll face tough questions on Build Back Better, supply chain issues, Russia, and much more.
If You're Unvaxxed, Get Ready to be Taxed, Lockdowns Coming as Governments Can't Keep Up
1:20:44Unvaccinated people around the world are increasingly being hit by taxes as governments try to boost lagging vax rates. Greece, Austria, Canada and the U.S. all have no-vax taxes. Mike Lindell slams the banks that have stopped accepting his My Pillow business. Are we about to see more controversial businesses go unbanked as financial institutions go woke?
What Edward Snowden just said about America's collapse
1:15:19NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has been shining a spotlight on America's growing collapse. This time Snowden is talking about desperate Americans breaking onto trains in order to steal basic goods and medicines. Credit Suisse is in turmoil as the CEO Antonio Horta-Osorio, has resigned after breaking Covid quarantine rules. Novak Djokovic has been deported from Australia after his visa was revoked. British PM Boris Johnson is under increasing fire for partying at 10 Downing Street while the rest of the country was forced to lockdown.
FED Ending Stimulus as the US Dollar is Crushed Under Inflation
1:13:26The cost of living last month is 7% higher than it was one year ago. And the US dollar continues to decline. Can President Biden do anything about it? Or is he too busy pushing for voting legislation? This is the fastest increase since 1982 and politicians are trying to pretend that they’re not panicked about it so that they can raise the debt ceiling next month and continue government spending.
Inflation Crisis: Grocery stores empty shelves and US dollar decline
1:25:22Across America grocery stores are experiencing empty shelves as the US dollar declines at the same time. What is going on here? On today's show we're examining the latest consumer price index and inflation numbers out this morning. Also Fed Chair Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate and makes a case for trying to curb inflation while at the same time doing no harm. Is that even possible?
The Big Quit: Why Americans are quitting their jobs in record numbers
1:30:38It's being called the big quit or the great resignation as millions of Americans say enough is enough and are quitting their jobs in record numbers. But they're not sitting at home, they're looking for better jobs with better conditions. A new study shows that one out of four employed Americans plan to quit their job in 2022. Will we see another year of turmoil in the jobs market?
Pelosi Opens Door to New Stimulus Checks in Relief Plan
1:20:37In today's livestream... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shocked with comments on CBS pointing to a democratic plan to provide a new round of stimulus.
Biden Admits The Obvious, Covid Isn't Going Anywhere
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Uh Oh! Here we go again!
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Congress Weighs Lockdowns at Emergency Stimulus Meeting as COVID Cases Surge
1:18:47In today's livestream we're looking at lawmakers holding an emergency meeting last night around a new round of covid stimulus.