Commentary: Trump and “Domination”

Have you ever made a mistake in your life, an opportunity to move things forward and make things better, and you blew it?  I mean, an opportunity to lend a helping hand, or say a kind word to someone that needs it, or even stand to support someone that needs your moral support? After the…

Article From CNN, 6/1/2020: Pentagon officials express concern as Trump threatens to use military to ‘dominate’ protestors

History repeats itself. Washington (CNN)Defense officials tell CNN there was deep and growing discomfort among some in the Pentagon even before President Donald Trump announced Monday that he is ready to deploy the military to enforce order inside the United States. As tear gas wafted through the air in Lafayette Park across from the White…

Article From The Hill, 5/27/2020: Trump administration gives renewables more time to take advantage of tax credits

The Trump administration is making it easier for renewable energy projects to take advantage of certain tax credits amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service issued a notice Wednesday that said it would give some companies that started construction in 2016 or 2017 an extra year before they have to put…

Press Release: Remarks by President Trump Announcing an Executive Order on Preventing Online Censorship Issued on May 28, 2020

Oval Office 3:47 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. We’re here today to defend free speech from one of the gravest dangers it has faced in American history, frankly. And you know what’s going as well as anybody. It’s not good. A small handful of powerful social media monopolies controls a vast portion…

PPP Loan Checker: Enservco

Here are the net income numbers for Enservco:  loss, loss, loss.  They provide well site services.  Enservco received $1.9 million.   In thousands of dollars, 1st Qtr 2019 2nd Qtr 2019 3rd Qtr 2019 Annual 2019 1st Qtr 2020 4,303 -2,209 -5,404 -7,652 -2,837    

By The Numbers, 5/28/2020

The EIA published its Weekly Petroleum Status Report.  Here are some highlights.  All items are in millions of barrels per day except inventories, which is billions total.  Dates are defined as week ending averages, except utilization rate which is a four week ending average.  The full report can be found here. Item 5/22/20 5/15/20 Refinery…