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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, I have been saying repeatedly that the one thing you can count on is inflation.  If you take housing out of the picture, that is exactly what we have been getting.  The Fed wants inflation and loathes deflation.  Ben Bernanke and other Fed officials have consistently said they want… Read more »

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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, Remember back in early-2009, when the mainstream media (MSM) started with the ridiculous “green shoots” talking point?  Even though the data was dismal and there were no signs of the economy recovering, the “green shoots” term was used by just about everyone in the MSM.  I think not long… Read more »

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Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdeog.com Dear CIGAs, I have been telling you the economy is not in any kind of real recovery for more than a year.  Sources I have been quoting have been proven right, and all the economic cheerleaders dead wrong.  Reuters reported yesterday, “Data showing a double-dip in home prices, pessimistic consumers and a… Read more »

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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, President Barack Obama drew some harsh criticism from the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, after his comment last week to return to the 1967 borders.  Like it or not, the President is trying to jump start peace talks between Israel and Palestine.  Yesterday, the President tried to reaffirm… Read more »

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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, The Federal Reserve held its first press conference in its 97 year history last week.  In my mind, it did this because it recognizes the deep financial trouble the U.S. is in.  It wants to put a positive spin on the mess it largely created and/or allowed to happen. … Read more »

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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, It appears economist Paul Krugman thinks the budget and the economy are not in that bad of shape because he thinks the dire warnings are overdone.  In his latest Op-Ed piece this week, he said, “When I listen to current discussions of the federal budget, the message I hear… Read more »

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Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, More and more, I am finding stories produced by the mainstream media where the headline doesn’t jibe with the actual story that follows.  A USA Today (newspaper) story from the “Money” section yesterday is a great example of what I am talking about.  The headline read “Rising home sales point… Read more »

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By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Dear CIGAs, This week, President Obama gave a speech outlining his plan for long term deficit reduction.  He invited the Republican leadership for what many thought would be some sort of bi-partisan federal budget 2011 solution.  In reality, it was kind of a St. Valentine’s Day massacre because right off the… Read more »