Silicon Valley CEOs didn’t hide their distaste for Donald Trump. Now comes the reckoning

Evan Halper and David PiersonContact Reporters

Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurs made little effort over the last year to conceal their distaste for Donald Trump, a candidate whose social media savvy belied what they saw as a staggering disregard for the innovation economy and the tech culture that has fostered it.

Now comes the reckoning.

Some of the nation’s top […]

By |December 14th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

Banks to Donald Trump: Don’t Kill Dodd-Frank

pic J.P. Morgan’s Mr. Dimon

Bankers admit they love the guaranteed bailouts, lack of competition and regulated margins of Dodd-Frank 
December 10, 2016
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Big banks have an unexpected message for President-elect Donald Trump: Don’t trash the Dodd-Frank Act.“We’re not asking for wholesale throwing out Dodd-Frank,” J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. chief […]

By |December 11th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

Will Donald Trump be the Gateway to that crucial rail project for New Jersey? | Mulshine

By  Paul Mulshine | The Star Ledger

on December 08, 2016 at 6:28 AM, updated December 08, 2016 at 6:29 AM

You don’t need Wikipedia to tell you that New Jersey is the most densely populated state. Just go for a drive.

That brings up a question that hung over a joint legislative committee hearing on transportation Tuesday:

What […]

By |December 9th, 2016|commuters|0 Comments

Is Donald Trump Already The President?

By SARAH WESTWOOD 12/8/16 12:01 AM

Washington Examiner

President-elect Trump has spent the month since his election victory engaging in some distinctly presidential-style behavior, including engaging with businesses on behalf of the American people, conducting a bit of foreign policy, and delivering sweeping public addresses — all before he holds the authority of the presidency.

With weeks to […]

By |December 9th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

SoftBank Pledges to Invest $50 Billion in U.S. After Meeting With Trump

President-elect met with SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son in Trump Tower

Updated Dec. 6, 2016 3:37 p.m. ET

SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Masayoshi Son said Tuesday he would invest $50 billion in the U.S. and create 50,000 new jobs, following a 45-minute private meeting with President-elect Donald Trump.

The Japanese billionaire, whose conglomerate controls Sprint […]

By |December 7th, 2016|2016|1 Comment

Electoral College voter: I’m getting death threats

By Alexandra King, CNN

Updated 4:27 PM ET, Wed November 30, 2016

(CNN)A college student from Michigan said Wednesday that he has received death threats after being chosen to cast an Electoral College vote for his state in December.

Although the presidential election was won by Donald Trump on November 8, it’s not official until December 19, when […]

By |December 1st, 2016|2016|1 Comment

Trump’s incoming chief of staff suggests Hillary Clinton is backing away from a deal worked out between the two presidential campaigns

Donald Trump’s incoming chief of staff suggests Hillary Clinton is backing away from a deal worked out between the two presidential campaigns on how the loser would concede to the winner.
Reince Priebus tells “Fox News Sunday” that Clinton’s team “cut a deal” with Trump’s team specifying that once The Associated Press called the race in […]

By |November 28th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

A Thanksgiving Message from President-Elect Donald J. Trump

By |November 24th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

Donald Trump’s media summit was a ‘f—ing firing squad’

By Emily Smith and Daniel Halper

November 21, 2016 | 5:12pm

Donald Trump scolded media big shots during an off-the-record Trump Tower sitdown on Monday, sources told The Post.

“It was like a f–ing firing squad,” one source said of the encounter.

“Trump started with Jeff Zucker and said ‘I hate your network, everyone at CNN is […]

By |November 22nd, 2016|2016|3 Comments

Soros bands with donors to resist Trump, ‘take back power’

Major liberal funders huddle behind closed doors with Pelosi, Warren, Ellison, and union bosses to lick wounds, retrench.


11/14/16 05:03 AM EST

George Soros and other rich liberals who spent tens of millions of dollars trying to elect Hillary Clinton are gathering in Washington for a three-day, closed door meeting to retool the big-money […]

By |November 17th, 2016|2016|6 Comments