ECONOMICS

TRILLION-DOLLAR PLATINUM COIN COULD BE MINTED AT THE LAST MINUTE

Aïda Amer/Axios axios | Felix Salmon | October 6, 2021 A trillion-dollar platinum coin could be minted “within hours of the Treasury Secretary’s decision to do so,” Philip Diehl, former director of the United States Mint, tells Axios. Why it matters: Congressional…

SWEDEN TO REMOVE MOST REMAINING PANDEMIC RESTRICTIONS THIS MONTH

Henrik Montgomery/Reuters reuters | Niklas Pollard | September 7, 2021 STOCKHOLM, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Sweden will push ahead with easing COVID-19 restrictions at the end of this month, removing most curbs and limits on public venues such as restaurants, theatres and…

CDC RECOMMENDS “VIRTUAL THANKSGIVING” THIS YEAR

Bree Fowler/AP Photo hotair | JAZZ SHAW | October 5, 2021 After the patron saint of restricting Americans’ freedoms suggested we might need to cancel Christmas, I suppose this shouldn’t come as all that much of a surprise. The CDC is announcing today that they are…

MICHIGAN GOV. WHITMER VETOES GOP ELECTION BILLS

michigan.gov Office of The Governor | October 4, 2021 October 3, 2021 Michigan House of Representatives State Capitol Building Lansing, MI 48909-7514 Representatives, Today I am returning several election-related bills to you without approval. Enrolled House Bills…