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Trump Goes To The White House At 11am To Begin Transition Process

  • 11:00 am: Trump meets with Obama in the Oval Office
  • 12:30 pm: Trump and his vice president-elect, Mike Pence, will meet with House Speaker Paul Ryan for lunch.
  • 2:45 pm: Pence and Biden will hold a closed-press meeting at the White House, the vice president’s office said.

Will Trump Fire Janet Yellen? Here Is Wall Street's Response

One of the burning questions troubling Wall Street this morning is whether president elect Donald Trump plans on reshuffling the Fed, eliminating its so-called "independent" and perhaps going so far as firing or "requesting" Janet Yellen's resignation. to answer the question whether or not Yellen's role is in jeopardy, we went to the two most authoritative sources available: JPM and Goldman.

President Obama Explains Why It's All Hillary's (And Putin's) Fault - Live Feed

Having exclaimed for months on the campaign trail that he’d consider Donald Trump’s election a personal repudiation, President Obama is face with the harsh reality that it was him that was "peddling fiction" while 'rome' burned. We suspect the blame-mongering will begin very quickly as former Obama senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer tweeted last night: "The most shocking part of tonight is the number of people who approve of Obama but didn't vote for Hillary Clinton." The question is - will Obama move to Canada.

Early Clues To Watch Out For On Election Day

Early voting in states like Florida and North Carolina, along with exit polling data on minority voter turnout, will be the keys to whether tonight will be nail biter or a blowout.

The Establishment Will Get Its "F**K You" No Matter Who Wins

"...I go along with the argument advanced by others that it would probably be better for Hillary to win, because that way the right people (the gang already in power) will be blamed for the descent into the maelstrom and will be expeditiously swept away..."

Trump Reacts: "It's A Rigged System, Hillary Is Protected"; Paul Ryan, RNC, Trump Campaign All Issue Statements On FBI Decision

"Regardless of this decision, the undisputed finding of the FBI's investigation is that Secretary Clinton put our nation's secrets at risk and in doing so compromised our national security. She simply believes she's above the law and always plays by her own rules. This is a pattern with the Clintons, and the American people should not have to endure four more years of their scandal and baggage. Let's bring the Clinton era to an end by voting for Donald Trump on Tuesday."

Obama: "We Are The Indispensable Nation" Thanks To "The Most Powerful Military On Earth"

As outgoing president Obama makes his final media rounds to bolster support for Hillary and to make the case for his legacy, he sat down with HBO's Real Time host Bill Maher to say that humility in foreign policy “is a useful trait" even as he claimed that America is “an indispensable nation” that has “a lot to be proud of” in the world, thanks to having the most powerful military force.

"This Quickly Escalates Into Open Warfare" – Why The Government Is Preparing For Post-Election Chaos

All of this may sound extreme, but this Presidential election has been nothing short of insane thus far. Whatever the outcome, there will be calls of rigging from both sides, especially if it happens to be Hillary Clinton who , as evidence shows, has been rigging things all along. It only took one bullet in 1914 to lead to widespread global confrontation. In the end, no one really cared who fired it or who got shot.