Domestic growth in China has slowed. Because of this sluggishness, Chinese manufacturers are dumping excess steel into the US Markets at less then production cost. Many industrialized nations have been calling foul on these tactics, and the United States has been forced to levy a 500 percent tariff on Chinese steel to protect the economy. Before the United States government took action however, a total of 21,000 jobs were lost as American steel producers struggled to compete.
May 2016 archive
May 26 2016
May 14 2016
Reform Party merchandise is available through Zazzle at: http://www.zazzle.com/reformparty
Staff members that run the store have cut down the number of items available. At its height, the Reform Party store had over 430 items available. Items that were not selling were removed to make the store more navigable. There are still 330+ items available for purchase.
May 14 2016
The California Secretary of State published the Report on Voter Registration. This report is published several times a year to inform the voters of California how many people are registered to each party. This is important, because for a political organization to gain ballot access, it must have 60,000 voters registered as members. It is the first time in the history of the report that a registered and recognized political body was left off. Due to the Secretary of State’s negligence, the Constitution Party was also left off the report.
May 10 2016
The Reform Party of the United States is prepared for the upcoming 2016 November elections, and will run candidates across the country. Picking up even small, local offices is important because Reform Party officeholders serve as a conduit into the communities they serve, and aid the party in reaching out to voters.
May 06 2016
The Reform Party of New York has announced that it has aided 328 candidates in win elections since it gained ballot access last year. In these 328 races, these 328 candidates would have lost had they not gathered the winning margin of votes on the Reform Party line. These victories have given the Reform Party of New York a great deal of influence in local and state politics in New York.
May 05 2016
As the primaries of the established parties near an end, the outcome is unsurprising.
On the Democratic side, the Democratic elite rigged the Democratic primary, and forced a result that benefited the one percent. Hillary Clinton is set to win the Democratic Primary, because her ally, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, acted as kingmaker and controlled the inner workings of the party. The primary result was selected before the primary began.