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Trump Bump: Record New Jobs Added in May, Unemployment Unexpectedly Plummets

Defying nearly universal economists' expectations, it was just announced that the American economy added a record 2.5 million jobs last month, and the unemployment rate actually fell sharply to 13.3%.  Surveyed economists had anticipated a loss of 8.3 million jobs, and a rise in unemployment to 19.5%.  The Dow instantly shot up nearly 1,000 upon opening, and we're nearly back to its pre-coronavirus record levels.

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June 05, 2020 • 09:46 AM

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Will Impeachment Play In November?
By Byron York
Tuesday, February 11 2020
The Democrats who impeached President Trump knew they did not have a prayer of removing him from office. But they also knew impeachment might have another effect – to weaken the president and reduce his chances of winning reelection in November. It was an unprecedented plan – an election-year gambit in which Democrats used the House of Representatives' constitutional power of impeachment as perhaps the most audacious oppo maneuver of all time. But will it work? One, will voters even remember impeachment when Election Day comes around in nine months? And two, if they do, which…
 
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What was the codename for D-Day, June 6, 1944?
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"In 1863, riots swept across New York City. Needing bodies to reinforce the ranks at the height of the Civil War, the federal government had instituted a military draft. All across New York, immigrants and the city's underclass took to the streets, angry and fearful they would have to fight in the Union Army. The New York Times, a pro-Union and anti-slavery newspaper, was a leading target of the mob…[more]
 
 
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