All posts by Stephen Mackey

Brexit Update; Leaving is the Hardest Part



It’s been going on for years now, but with a deadline coming up, Theresa May’s conservative party is presenting an EU proposal to parliament. This proposal is incredibly divisive amongst even the conservative party, so the question on everyone’s mind is, what is going to happen.


Midterms and the Fight for House Speaker



On one side Nancy Pelosi and a few potential challengers are competing for House Speaker and on the other side one Republican, Kevin McCarthy, is sitting safe if Republicans remain in control. Here is the potential conflicts that will arise after the midterm.


How To Solve The Italian Debt Crisis; The Five Star Party vs. The European Commission



Italy’s populist government is facing off against the European Commission because they want to pass a massive stimulation budget. Here is what both sides think the solution to Italy’s debt problem is.


Trump Aids Medicare; Negotiating Prescription Drug Costs



President Donald Trump has created a proposal to lower prescription drug prices in the medicare program. It hasn’t gotten much attention from anyone besides the Pharmaceutical Industry, but it’s an interesting three part proposal.


What’s Going to Happen to the Migrant Caravan?



There is an over seven thousand strong group of migrants heading from Honduras to the US and Mexico. Many are asking what is going to happen when they make it to the border. Using the experience of previous caravans this episode attempts to answer that question.