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This why #californiapoweroutage #CaliforniaFires #californiablackout #martiallawcalifornia is happening! #JoeChina VP to BO sold Port of Long Beach to ChiaComs aka #China. TRUMP RIDS OF MAJOR U.S. CONTAINER PORT OF CHINESE COMMUNIST CONTROL.
LISTEN VERY CAREFULLY YO THIS MESSAGE. BO INSERTED #SOCIALISM DURING HIS PRESIDENCY. GIVING EVERYONE WELFARE AND FOOD STAMPS ETC. CAUSE HE SOLD YOUR JOBS TO #CommunistChina now @realDonaldTrump WON 2016. LISTEN GOOD
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We are back from a really awesome trip to #Taiwan. In hindsight, delighted that we picked Taiwan, instead of the more common places that Indians typically go to.

Noticed a lot of things that struck us as unique in this trip, so here is a compilation #PPinTaiwan (1/n)
(2/n) How did we choose Taiwan? @AirAsia was running a sale last August when Preethika noticed a good deal, and in a spur of the moment decision, we decided to go there. Yes, the flight tickets were bought 9 months ago. #PPinTaiwan
(3/n) Firstly, getting a visa to Taiwan is pretty easy, especially if you have had a US, UK, Schengen etc visa in the last 10 years. Yes, even if it is expired, it is fine. More details here: passingports.com/taiwan-visa-fo…
Thanks to this, visa for the both of us was free #PPinTaiwan
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.#Wisconsin story. The #Foxconn boondoggle, by @AustinCarr. I fear @GovEvers & his successors will be doing damage control on this Scott Walker legacy for many years to come.
More on the #Foxconn boondoggle -- I don't disagree with anything @SykesCharlie says here. We should be clear, though, that although Trump does a cameo at the end of this story, this massive corporate welfare project was a Scott Walker production.
Right from the start, Walker as governor took the view that state government was there to serve business: to cut their taxes, make labor and environmental regulations easy to live with (or dodge), and ladle out incentives with a smile in exchange for the promise of jobs.
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Under #WiLameDuck bills, WisGOP Legislature gives itself the majority of WEDC Board appointees, who oversee #Foxconn. They now appoint WEDC Board CEO instead of Governor.
As if we didn't know WEDC was a #wiright slush fund before. SHUT IT DOWN @Tony4WI
#Foxconn #wiunion #wigov
2/ #WiLameDuck bills also try to prevent AG-elect @JoshKaulWI from pulling out of lawsuit to end #ACA. It would make the WisGOP-dominated Joint Finance Committee approve of such a pull out. Seems unconstitutional.
#wiunion #wigov #wiright #wipolitics
@JoshKaulWI 3/ Heres the LFB summary of all of the #WiLameDuck garbage. In addition to micro-managing Evers and Kaul, it also has a more tax cuts for the rich thrown in.
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#wiunion #wigov #wiright #wipolitics #ALEC
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#demographics #militaries #economies #currencies
#USA
- Best demographics
- Largest military
- Largest economy
- Most used currency
- Liquid financial markets
- Open capital account
- Rule of law
- Best geography
- Can be self sufficient if required
- Not trade dependent
#USA
Top trade partners as of 30 June 2018:
- China: 15.2% (strategic competitor)
- Canada: 15.1%
- Mexico: 14.6%
- Japan: 5.1%
- Germany: 4.4%

The next 10 years could result in the below:
- Mexico (25%)
- Canada (20%
- Japan (7%)
- South Korea (5%)
- Great Britain (4%)
#USA
Bring the manufacturing (jobs) home while negatively impacting China's economy.
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(1) #TeamTrump #PhotoThread from June 29, 2018. #MAGA

🇺🇸30+ previous threads like this one: godlessnz.wordpress.com/2017/10/27/lin…

🇺🇸Unrolled versions: threadreaderapp.com/user/GodlessNZ

Below: The First Family departing for the first weekend at Bedminster, NJ, of Summer 2018. 😎☀️🍦🍦
(2) POTUS, FLOTUS, Barron, and Amalija boarding AF1 at Andrews for the flight to NJ for the weekend before the 4th of July. The Kushner family also travelled with them.
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In 2016, Foxconn replaced 60,000 Chinese workers with robots.

bbc.com/news/technolog…
Brazil expected 100,000 jobs from Foxconn investment, but got only 3,000.

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Even if my hands were dirty, I wouldn't wash them in this water."

Foxconn has a history of dumping heavy metals into rivers that supply drinking water.

@wisgop has given Foxconn permission to do whatever it would like to #wisconsin rivers and streams.

theregister.co.uk/2013/08/05/chi…
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