Strong economy, trade deals, deregulation highlight 2020 SOTU Address

By Carlo Barbieri President Donald Trump used dynamic, kind and vigorous verbal communication in the United States of America during his 2020 State of the Union Address this past Tuesday night. Spotlighting the durable economy and trade deals he has hammed out with nations near and far, the 45th President faced a nation at a critical time. This year More...

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By Carlo Barbieri On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

USA – New Show of Success

By Carlo Barbieri Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross released the fourth quarter report and the closing of the year 2019 last week. Real growth for the year reached 2.1% in the fourth quarter and 2.3% for the entire More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Democratic presidential hopefuls display unique type of tenacity – second of 2 parts

By Carlo Barbieri Second of 2 parts This year, that trek for Democratic hopefuls is particularly high. Incumbent President Donald Trump is a formidable opponent. While he has been the target of extensive criticism, More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Democrats eying presidency polish their presence for primaries

By Carlo Barbieri First of 2 parts A field of two dozen or more Democrats of mixed attributes and attitudes – but all opposed to the actions and viewpoints of President Donald J. Trump – took to the hustings More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Trump puts Constitution back on Judiciary’s Must-Enforce List

By Carlo Barbieri One legacy of President Barack Obama that continues to vex government officials in their efforts to corral the three branches of federal government within their constitutionally mandated boundaries More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

If the US goes well, Florida goes even better.

Despite the perennial misinformation on the part of the press, the US is doing well, thank you, and the media threat of recession has failed to impose the reality of the numbers. The “disastrous” trade war with More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

2020 – Where does the economy go?

Problems and opportunities from the 2 largest economies in the world. The US is expected to close the year 2019 with growth of 2.3% and still maintain growth around 2% next year. China is still expected to maintain More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Monday, November 25th, 2019

US economic growth is coming to an end?

We are experiencing the longest period of US economic growth in its history, more than 10 years in a row. With all the domestic political turmoil and trade wars, especially China, the country is still set to grow More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Brazil: Between a spurious Supreme Court and an incredible legal and economic recovery.

Brazil has had an incredible recovery this first year under the new presidency. Interest rates dropped to 5% per year, the lowest rate in all of its history. Petrobras, Latin America’s largest oil company, More...

By Carlo Barbieri On Monday, November 4th, 2019

The Brazilian Immigration

The Brazilian middle class, especially those formed by technicians, engineers, scientists, professionals such as lawyers, medical economists, dentists, teachers and others, form a new group that seeks to immigrate More...