With the Election 2020 and COVID monopolizing the news, the financial distress of businesses is receiving little coverage. Stephen Moore, White House Economic Adviser and Economic Recovery Task Force answers the hard questions about the tsunami of Commercial Real Estate defaults, small business closures, the National Debt, AB5, Payroll Tax holiday. Then at @30:10, Congressional Candidate for CA-7 Buzz Patterson joined Dave at The Real Side Radio on the Salem and GCN Network; Buzz discusses why the Biden campaign is scared, flipping the House red through California, the very real threat of Vote By Mail balloting and how we may not know the results of the election for weeks beyond Nov. 4th. Find Buzz at http://Buzz4Congress.com.

Trump Economic Adviser Stephen Moore (Heritage Foundation, Wall Street Journal, and Cato Inst.) joins Dave to discuss how bad the economic fallout will be as businesses shut down due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Will banks clamp down on lending? How can we reopen the economy? What will the impact be on Election 2020? And why Donald Trump would be wise learning the lessons from Barak Obama’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

Plus a couple of questions from Ricochet members.

Bill interviews RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel about the GOP’s once-in-a-lifetime chance to get major tax reform passed. Next, Steve Moore breaks down the nitty-gritty details of the House and Senate tax reform plans and how they can come to an agreement. Afterward, Bill shares his thoughts on tax reform and the latest developments regarding Roy Moore. Then, Bill welcomes Brian Kennedy of the American Strategy Group back to the show to dissect and analyze Pres. Trump’s visit to Asia and explain how the U.S. should approach its relationship with China and its handling of North Korea.

This week, Larry Kudlow sits in the Long Chair ® as the President and his new BFF’s Chuck and Nancy strike a deal over dinner, Heritage’s Steve Moore on the administration’s tax plan and Tevi Troy on how the President did on Storm Watch ’17.

Music from this week’s podcast: The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead by XTC

Bill shares his thoughts on the release of Donald Trump Jr.’s emails and what the political fallout will be. Then Bill dives into the Trump economy with Steve Moore and they discuss whether we’ll ever see three or four percent economic growth again. Are North Korea’s latest missile launches an attempt – aided by China – to test the strength of the Trump administration? Brian Kennedy explains what’s going on with North Korea and China and how Pres. Trump should respond.

Daniel Ikenson of CATO and Steve Moore of Heritage (who has advised Donald Trump) drop by to talk about trade and the Trump Administration. 

Jay and Mona then move on to discuss populism left and right, the “women’s march” against Trump, and other matters. They appraise Nigel Farage, praise George Will, and remember the great Mary Tyler Moore. RIP.