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White House Refuses to Comment on GameStop Trading Controversy

The White House refused to comment Friday on the populist market trading movement fueling GameStop stock. “I know it is a big story,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said to reporters on Friday, refusing to comment on the issue. “Obviously, our focus and our big story is getting the American people back to work.” […]

Greenwald: GameStop Reckoning Only Happened Because Of A Free Internet, Elite Bent On Seizing And Censoring It

Greenwald: GameStop Reckoning Only Happened Because Of A Free Internet, Elite Bent On Seizing And Censoring It Posted By Ian Schwartz On Date January 28, 2021 Glenn Greenwald slammed hedge funds for taking so much while creating nothing in commentary delivered on the GameStop stock frenzy Thursday on FNC’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” The independent journalist […]

Donald Trump Jr. Says GameStop Stock Mania ‘Amazing To Watch’ As Short Sellers Squeezed

Donald Trump Jr. said it was “amazing” to see retail investors push up the stock price of the video game retailer GameStop as they looked to squeeze short-seller hedge funds who bet on the brand’s stock market value falling. Former President Donald Trump‘s eldest son said the investors organized on the WallStreetBets subreddit were moving […]

Memes of trading GameStop and AMC have broken the brokerages – The Verge

In retrospect, stock memes were inevitable. Unfortunately, it looks like a lot of brokerages weren’t ready. Vanguard, Charles Schwab, and Fidelity Investments, among others, have been experiencing outages, The Wall Street Journal reports. None of the brokerages would tell the WSJ specifically why the outages were happening. Also, Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade are restricting […]

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to call regulator meeting on GameStop volatility, seeks ethics waiver

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to call regulator meeting on GameStop volatility, seeks ethics waiver Published Tue, Feb 2 20218:58 PM ESTUpdated Tue, Feb 2 20219:00 PM EST This content was originally published here.

WH Ignores Question About Yellen Taking $800k In Speaking Fees From Firm That Bailed Out Loser Hedge Fund In Gamestop Affair

WH Ignores Question About Yellen Taking $800k In Speaking Fees From Firm That Bailed Out Loser Hedge Fund In Gamestop Affair Posted By Tim Hains On Date January 28, 2021 White House press secretary Jen Psaki avoided answering a question during Thursday’s briefing about whether newly confirmed Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen should recuse herself from […]