Trump-Free Briefs

  • Jobless claims have hit a 44-year low thanks to the rapid employment of millions of paid protesters.
  • Debt on auto loans has hit a new record high, as Wall Street lenders steer into the bubble.
  • Auto-loan borrowers with lower credit ratings are experiencing repayment delinquencies more than they have at any time since the credit crisis, as Wall Street lenders steer into the bubble.
  • A new rule limiting venting and flaring of methane gas by natural-gas companies on federal land might actually have a chance of survival in the Senate if Rob Portman (R-OH), Cory Gardner (R-CO), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AL) do the right thing. Oh, and Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), too.