Why ObamaCare Repeal Was Shot Down in Flames


Failure to Deliver On Health Care Campaign Promise Puts Economic Agenda in Jeopardy. Tax reform and infrastructure stimulus bills may be harder to pass. Raising the debt ceiling may be harder with an emboldened freedom caucus. Russian intereference/collusion with Trump campaign in 2016 election investigation a priority for FBI/Democrats. Check out all the Smaulgld podcasts Read More →

Fed Raises Interest Rates on Trump as Economy Slows

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Fed Raises Rates for Second Time Since Donald Trump Elected President. People’s Bank of China ALSO Raises Rates- no “Currency Wars”. Gold and Silver Rebound After Rate Hike. Check out all the Smaulgld podcasts here. Not a Smaulgld subscriber? Sign up here. Donate To Smaulgld.com via paypal Top stories: Rachel Maddow releases Donald Trump’s tax Read More →

America Needs a War, Any War


Theodore Roosevelt 1897: “I should welcome almost any war, for I think this country needs one.” Spanish American War Begins in 1898. The United States Has Been Involved in Dozens of Military Campaigns over the past 120 years since. Many US Wars Have Involved Fighting Muslims or Russians. War is the One Certain Way to Read More →

SnapChat To Go Public With Losses Greater than Revenues

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SnapChat IPO Highlights Markets Have Learned Noting From the Dot Com Bubble Implosion of 2001 and the Stock Market Crash of 2008. Or Have They? Is it Rational to Speculate on Money Losing Enterprises? Do Profits Matter Anymore? Smaulgld appeared on Wall Street for Main Street with Jason Burack yesterday to discuss the current state Read More →

There is no Global Currency – Donald Trump

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I view gold as the primary global currency- Alan Greenspan. Trump and Greenspan Clash Unknowingly. Don’t Bet on the SDR while Trump is in office. French Nationalist Marine Le Pen favored to win first round of Presidential Voting in April. Le Pen would take France out of the Euro. Dutch Nationalist Geert Wilders is expect Read More →

RE-Dollarization – Greece to Ditch Euro for Dollar?


Trump’s Pick to be U.S. Ambassador to the EU, Ted Malloch says Greece May Dump the Euro in Favor of the Dollar. As Petro Dollar Becomes Less Relevant What Might Replace it? The Dollar – Based on Increased Military Strength and New Geo-Political Arrangements. Click here to see the Smaulgld commentary video to this report Read More →

Trump Turmoil Continues to Boost Gold and Silver

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No End in Sight to Trump Turmoil. Shrink the Fed’s Balance Sheet to Provide Room for More QE? India to Lift Cash Withdrawal Limits. Utah and Texas Legislation Prepare a Greater Role for Gold and Silver. Germany Gets Its Gold Back. Click here to see the Smaulgld commentary video to this report below. You Tube Read More →

Congressman Tells Yellen: Cease and Desist!

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (Vice Chairman Committee on Financial Service) Letter To Fed Chair Janet Yellen: Stop Federal Reserve Participation in International Forums on Financial Regulation. Letter states Fed participation in international forums on financial regulation must cease. Congressman calls on secretive prior agreements with The Financial Stability Board, The Basel Committee on Banking and Supervision Read More →

What Will Trump Do if the Stock Market Crashes?

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Many of Donald Trump’s Political Enemies Benefit From Higher Stock Prices Many of Donald Trump’s Supporters Do Not Benefit from Higher Stock Prices How Would a Trump Administration React to a Stock Market Crash?

Currencies in Crisis

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New Indian Rupee Notes Crumble – Literally. Indian gold dealers bank accounts frozen. Venezuelan Shops Weighing Currencies. Venezuelan Government Pulls 100 Bolivar Notes From Circulation But Won’t Exchange All 100 Bolivar Notes in Currency Swap. Australian $100 note on the way out? WARNING: Hoarding Cash May Not Provide Protection Fed Raises Fed Fund Rate a Read More →