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by uncledad
Yesterday, 3:09 pm
Forum: money
Topic: 7-01-2022 DOW 31 097
Replies: 0
Views: 8

7-01-2022 DOW 31 097

S&P: 3825 ▲

NASDAQ: 11127 ▲

WTI OIL: $ 108.11 ▲ (for comparison oil was at $78.60 June 2018)

Soybeans: 16.22 ▼

Gold: 1807 ▼ 7-01-2022 *** Yahoo ticker price

S&P + 1.06 %

DOW + 1.05 %

NASDAQ .90 %

TGIF. Stay safe.
by uncledad
Yesterday, 10:49 am
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Ignoring voters, Arizona approves nation’s largest school voucher scheme
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Ignoring voters, Arizona approves nation’s largest school voucher scheme

In 2018, the voters of Arizona made clear how they felt about a plan to use public money to fund private education: They voted against it, or as Arizona Republic columnist Laurie Roberts described it: “Actually, they didn’t just reject it. They stoned the thing, then they tossed it into the street a...
by uncledad
Yesterday, 10:33 am
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Texas thrusts itself into the center of battles over personal freedom
Replies: 7
Views: 63

Texas thrusts itself into the center of battles over personal freedom

Leaders in the Republican-dominated state have already enacted one of the most restrictive abortion policies in the nation and been in the forefront of devising measures that would criminalize parents’ efforts to seek medical treatment for their transgender children. Now, the state’s conservative at...
by uncledad
June 30th, 2022, 10:56 pm
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Alabama cites Supreme Court abortion decision in transgender youth case
Replies: 6
Views: 59

Alabama cites Supreme Court abortion decision in transgender youth case

Reuters) - Just days after the U.S. Supreme Court abolished women's constitutional right to abortion, Alabama has cited that ruling in a bid to outlaw parents from obtaining puberty blockers and certain other medical treatment for their transgender children. The citation came in an appeal by Alabama...
by uncledad
June 30th, 2022, 4:11 pm
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Abortion Rights Under the 9th and 14th Amendments
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Abortion Rights Under the 9th and 14th Amendments

Justice Samuel Alito's opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization argued that the constitutional right to abortion must be eliminated so that state governments may enjoy free rein to criminalize abortion as they see fit. The problem with Alito's opinion is that it stands at odds with th...
by uncledad
June 30th, 2022, 3:04 pm
Forum: money
Topic: 6-30-2022 DOW 30 779
Replies: 0
Views: 14

6-30-2022 DOW 30 779

S&P: 3786 ▼

NASDAQ: 11028 ▼

WTI OIL: $ 105.83 ▼ (for comparison oil was at $78.60 June 2018)

Soybeans: 16.75 ▲

Gold: 1808 ▼ 6-30-2022 *** Yahoo ticker price

S&P - .86 %

DOW - .80 %

NASDAQ - 1.33 %
by uncledad
June 30th, 2022, 9:18 am
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Supreme Court limits EPA in curbing power plant emissions
Replies: 2
Views: 28

Supreme Court limits EPA in curbing power plant emissions

In a blow to the fight against climate change, the Supreme Court on Thursday limited how the nation’s main anti-air pollution law can be used to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. By a 6-3 vote, with conservatives in the majority, the court said that the Clean Air Act does not give t...
by uncledad
June 30th, 2022, 8:25 am
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Comment from a blog I read
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Comment from a blog I read

“Infighting” huh? Or maybe a lot of people are just fed up with how feckless and worthless the Dems are being. They deserve 100% of the backlash they are getting, and then some. Biden and Pelosi’s response to Dobbs has basically been “Go vote harder for more Dems!”. Why would anybody be excited by t...
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 3:03 pm
Forum: money
Topic: 6-29-2022 DOW 31 027
Replies: 0
Views: 10

6-29-2022 DOW 31 027

S&P: 3818 ▼

NASDAQ: 11177 ▼

WTI OIL: $ 109.51 ▼ (for comparison oil was at $78.60 June 2018)

Soybeans: 16.72 ▲

Gold: 1819 ▼ 6-29-2022 *** Yahoo ticker price

S&P - .07 %

DOW + .26 %

NASDAQ - .03 %
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 1:01 pm
Forum: money
Topic: Report: JPMorgan Chase and Citibank Hold 90 Percent of All Gold and Other Precious Metals Derivatives Held by All U.S. B
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Report: JPMorgan Chase and Citibank Hold 90 Percent of All Gold and Other Precious Metals Derivatives Held by All U.S. B

https://wallstreetonparade.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Notional-Amounts-of-Precious-Metals-Derivatives-at-U.S.-Commercial-Banks-through-March-31-2022.jpg Last Tuesday, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released its quarterly report on derivatives held at the megabanks on Wall S...
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 12:47 pm
Forum: money
Topic: U.S. economy contracts in Q1; outlook murky as unsold goods accumulate
Replies: 0
Views: 7

U.S. economy contracts in Q1; outlook murky as unsold goods accumulate

The Commerce Department's third estimate of gross domestic product on Wednesday also showed some underlying softness in the economy, with consumer spending revised lower and inventories higher than reported last month. This is a potential red flag for domestic demand and the economic outlook amid re...
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 12:32 pm
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Pelosi receives Communion at Vatican after earlier U.S. bishop refusal
Replies: 9
Views: 72

Pelosi receives Communion at Vatican after earlier U.S. bishop refusal

https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-apps/imrs.php?src=https://arc-anglerfish-washpost-prod-washpost.s3.amazonaws.com/public/WKXSPUXXSUI6ZAO3VQD2HFFINM.jpg&w=916 ROME — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), a Catholic and vocal supporter of abortion rights, received Holy Communion on Wednesday during...
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 12:28 pm
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Former Giuliani associate Lev Parnas sentenced to 20 months in prison
Replies: 0
Views: 9

Former Giuliani associate Lev Parnas sentenced to 20 months in prison

NEW YORK — Lev Parnas, a former associate of Rudy Giuliani, was sentenced to 20 months in prison Wednesday for defrauding investors in a sham company and for illegally making donations to U.S. political candidates on behalf of a Russian businessman. Parnas was convicted at trial on campaign-finance ...
by uncledad
June 29th, 2022, 12:15 pm
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Youngkin meets with megadonors amid hints he’s mulling White House bid
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Youngkin meets with megadonors amid hints he’s mulling White House bid

RICHMOND — Gov. Glenn Youngkin flew to New York last week to meet privately with GOP megadonors in Manhattan, a move that underscores recent hints that the Republican is considering a run for president in 2024. The day-long visit, which was not listed on Youngkin’s public calendar and included a tri...
by uncledad
June 28th, 2022, 3:14 pm
Forum: money
Topic: 6-28-2022 DOW 30 946
Replies: 0
Views: 15

6-28-2022 DOW 30 946

S&P: 3821 ▼

NASDAQ: 11181 ▼

WTI OIL: $ 111.74 ▲ (for comparison oil was at $78.60 June 2018)

Soybeans: 16.67 ▲

Gold: 1821 ▼ 6-28-2022 *** Yahoo ticker price

S&P - 2.01 %

DOW - 1.56 %

NASDAQ - 2.98 %