Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Giuliani Plans Trip to Ukraine, Pushing Investigation Into ‘Massive Collusion’ Between DNC, Obama Admin, Clinton Camp

by Alicia Powe, Big League Politics:

President Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, plans on traveling to the Ukraine in an attempt to prove it was the Democrat Party, not the GOP, that has illegally conspired with foreign actors.

Two major investigations are plaguing the Democrats. One involves evidence indicating that the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton campaign illegally worked with Ukrainians to help Clinton by disclosing damaging information about former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky will lead the investigation when he takes office in June.

At The End Of The Day, It’s All About Confidence

by Adam Taggart, Peak Prosperity:

And sentiment in the markets is now souring. Bigly.

While many factors contribute to their creation, market reversals only happen when a shift in sentiment occurs.

That’s why bull markets can go on for much longer than reason merits. As long as the marginal buyer is keeping the faith that he can sell to someone else for more, prices will remain elevated no matter how ugly the underlying fundamentals:

Trump Pulls The Trigger: Begins Process Of Raising Tariffs On All Remaining $300 Billion China Imports

from ZeroHedge:

In an unexpected Friday development – President Trump began the process of raising tariffs on all remaining imports from China, valued at approximately $300 billion. The move follows a Friday tariff increase on Chinese imports from 10% to 25% effective just after midnight.

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer issued a Friday statement – after market hours of course – which reads:

How The Trade War Is Going To Affect You And Your Family

by Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse Blog:

As expected, trade negotiations with China concluded on Friday with no trade deal in sight.  Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin called the negotiations “constructive”, and that helped calm the financial markets, but there really isn’t any reason to be optimistic at this point.  The negotiations that happened this week did not even come close to producing a deal, and neither side is attempting to claim that there will be an agreement in the near future.  Instead, it appears that moves are being made that could lead to a protracted trade war.  In fact, according to Bloombergthe Trump administration has just given the Chinese another ominous deadline…

QUEUE JUMPING CONTINUES IN BOTH GOLD AND SILVER COMEX

by Harvey Organ, Harvey Organ Blog:

MARKETS ARE ONE BIG JOKE: THE DOW RISES BY 114 POINTS ON “CONSTRUCTIVE TALKS” WITH CHINA DESPITE TRUMP RAISING TARIFFS TO 25% ON 200 BILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF GOODS/ GOLD UP $2.15 TO $1286.75//SILVER UP 2 CENTS TO $14,79/STILL NO GOLD ENTERS THE GOLD AREN/MORE SWAMP STORIES FOR YOU TONIGHT