"This is racism." That's how Montana Senator Steve Daines (R-MT) summed up the race-based farm loan forgiveness plan that was snuck into the COVID relief bill by the Democrats. He's referring to the nearly $5 billion in spending for "socially disadvantaged farmers" to get loan forgiveness from the US Department of Agriculture.
Listen below as Tom and Shane review the economy for the week on the Saturday Edition of Open for Business.
Shane reported that markets were up for the week globally. Markets were green everywhere across the globe.
With the threat of a tariff war with China soybeans and wheat were both down meaning that consumers might see lower prices on grocery shelves while farmers will be scrambling to fine th