On rare days, markets rise 10%. How to make sure you’re there for it

On rare days, markets rise 10%.  How to make sure you’re there for it

Gzorgz | Istock | Getty Images “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” With those classic words, author Charles Dickens famously opened his historical novel “A Tale of Two Cities.” He could easily have been describing the stock market. A new Wells Fargo analysis looked at the best 20 days … Read more

Wisconsin, Vermont and Minnesota election results 2022

Wisconsin, Vermont and Minnesota election results 2022

Primaries in the Upper Midwest on Tuesday will set the stage for two major governor’s races, as Republicans in Wisconsin and Minnesota select their nominees to take on those states’ Democratic incumbents in November. Minnesota is also set to fill a House seat after former GOP Rep. Jim Hagedorn died in February. Meanwhile, in Vermont, … Read more

Analysis: The extraordinary political storm unleashed by the FBI search of Trump’s Florida resort

Analysis: The extraordinary political storm unleashed by the FBI search of Trump’s Florida resort

In the past, political investigations that have threatened Trump have only increased his superpower appeal to supporters. But federal agents on Monday acted on a judge-approved warrant, which suggests they had probable grounds to believe a crime had been committed. They focused on Trump’s offices and personal quarters in his Mar-a-Lago winter residence while the … Read more

Tesla, EV Makers Stand to Get Billions for Factories From Senate Bill

Tesla, EV Makers Stand to Get Billions for Factories From Senate Bill

The Senate climate bill passed over the weekend offers trillions of dollars for electric-vehicle and battery factories, and includes rules that the auto industry says will make it tougher for some consumers to qualify for EV tax breaks. The bill, which passed 51-50 on Sunday, sets aside more than $15 billion to retool factories and … Read more

The Senate Passes Democrats’ Sweeping Health Care And Climate Bill – Tampa Bay Now

The Senate Passes Democrats’ Sweeping Health Care And Climate Bill – Tampa Bay Now

WASHINGTON, DC. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The Senate on Sunday afternoon passed the Democrats’ $750 billion health care, tax and climate bill, in a significant victory for President Joe Biden and his party. The final, party-line vote was 51-50, with Vice President Kamala Harris breaking the tie. The package is the product … Read more

How the Private-Equity Lobby Won—Again

How the Private-Equity Lobby Won—Again

List two articles (1 minute) Private-equity lobbyists call it the tax-code provision with nine lives. The tax rate on carried-interest income survived another potential whack last week when Democrats acceded to a demand by Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D., Ariz.) that a proposal chipping away that it be cut from the Senate Democrats’ tax-and-climate bill. .

Pink Floyd’s cofounder accuses Biden of ‘huge crime’ in Ukraine. Hear why.

Pink Floyd’s cofounder accuses Biden of ‘huge crime’ in Ukraine.  Hear why.

Pink Floyd’s co-founder warns fans on his solo tour that if they can’t stand his politics, “F off to the bar.” His show includes calling President Biden a war criminal, and firing a fake semi-automatic weapon into the crowd. CNN’s Michael Smerconish finds him just as passionate offstage. .

Senate Passes Climate Bill. The Rush to Renewable Energy Is On.

Senate Passes Climate Bill.  The Rush to Renewable Energy Is On.

The climate and tax package passed by the Senate on Sunday will unlock some $370 billion in funding for clean energy and accelerate a historic shift in how the world is powered. Along with a parallel initiative in Europe, the bill could trigger private investments that reach into the trillions. The transition to renewable energy … Read more

Senate Passes Inflation Reduction Act. What’s Inside.

Senate Passes Inflation Reduction Act.  What’s Inside.

Senate Democrats passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 in a party-line vote after a marathon weekend session. After a series of procedural votes late Saturday, and votes on amendments Sunday morning, the Senate approved the bill 51-50, with Vice President Kamala Harris casting the tie-breaking vote. The legislation aims to fund clean energy initiatives, … Read more

Senate takes key vote to advance Democrats’ sweeping health care and climate bill

Senate takes key vote to advance Democrats’ sweeping health care and climate bill

The first procedural vote to proceed to the bill succeeded by a 51-50 tally, with Vice President Kamala Harris breaking the tie. The package is the product of painstaking negotiations and will give Democrats a chance to achieve major policy objectives ahead of the upcoming midterm elections. Senate Democrats are using a special process to … Read more