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Wall Street executives brace for a
potential Biden win as Trump
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Posted By: voxpopuli, 6/25/2020 3:24:21 PM

Finance executives are now bracing for Joe Biden to potentially win the presidency as Donald Trump slides in national and swing-state polls. Various current and former Wall Street financiers, analysts, lobbyists, lawyers and political advisors with banking clients spoke to CNBC about how the industry is bracing for a possible Biden win. Some spoke on the record, others decided to discuss on the condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to speak publicly on the issue.


well, if Michael Novogratz, an investor and philanthropist, and a "poll" say so, it must be over.. i think i'll still show up with my camera at the polls on Nov. 3rd

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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird 6/25/2020 3:26:42 PM (No. 456939)
Propaganda. Stuart Varney was spouting this meme this morning, too. Bye bye, Stuart...
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 6/25/2020 3:26:53 PM (No. 456941)
Baloney. Fake News.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sanddollar 6/25/2020 3:28:25 PM (No. 456946)
This is from CNBC. A Biden presidency would be a total disaster because he would only serve a short time, then resign with Kamela Harris becoming the president. Or he may never run and be replaced at the convention. I don't see how he can debate President Trump with his memory problems.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: earlybird 6/25/2020 3:29:18 PM (No. 456947)
PS. Nothing will make Deplorables work harder than this kind of rubbish. SloJoe can rest on his laurels and continue coasting. Yeah, right.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 6/25/2020 3:31:28 PM (No. 456951)
Leftist wet dreams whistling past reality. Do these leftists really believe their own stinkypoo? They probably do.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/25/2020 3:31:57 PM (No. 456954)
HAHAHAHA. So many butt-hurt ANALysts still smarting from the drubbing they took last election. Hillary was gonna not only win but BURY Trump...the NY Times gave her a 98% chance of winning the morning of the election. CNBC, still whistling past the graveyard, almost four years later.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Strike3 6/25/2020 3:36:07 PM (No. 456962)
You Wall Streeters can button up your expensive suits and brace for it. Donald Trump will come roaring in and blow you away - again.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/25/2020 3:36:36 PM (No. 456963)
So CNBC, pitching in now to create that false sense of inevitability like the other lefties? We've this tactic many times before. It obviously doesn't work.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone 6/25/2020 3:37:04 PM (No. 456965)
You have to consider the source of these fake Democrat inspired anti-Trump media reports and then simply vote on November 3rd.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: andyboy 6/25/2020 3:42:09 PM (No. 456973)
This must come as very sobering news... to anyone who was not alive four years ago.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Geoman 6/25/2020 3:43:33 PM (No. 456975)
The largest cities and metropolitan areas in the country are almost universally blue, the democrats have the House, and GOP senators have grown even more squishy, so I'm not discounting an electoral disaster in November. Nothing is a foregone conclusion in 2020.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: stevendm 6/25/2020 3:46:11 PM (No. 456976)
November is going to be so much fun. Watching Dems cry is so entertaining.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: GoodDeal 6/25/2020 3:48:51 PM (No. 456978)
Biden can win in a cakewalk if he picks a great diverse woman of color as hi veep. Rashida Talib is his only choice for total and complete annihilation of Trump and to finish off the complete destruction of the United States.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: BillW. 6/25/2020 3:54:17 PM (No. 456983)
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Reply 15 - Posted by: anniebc 6/25/2020 3:56:14 PM (No. 456985)
No need for bracing, Wall Street folks. If Biden wins, he will be minus a brain; THEN you can brace yourselves for the worst ride of your lives.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 6/25/2020 3:56:18 PM (No. 456986)
They will be SHOCKED, absolutely SHOCKED, when Trump wins YUGELY in November. We will smile because this will confirm over two elections that the pollsters and media are propagandists and therefore useless to the Country. I can't imagine the Leftist angst. If you thought 2016 was entertaining, the 2020 collapse will be sweet. Do you think Uncle Joe will write "What Happened II" (ghost authored by Hillary)?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: John Gee 6/25/2020 4:00:52 PM (No. 456992)
And no comments allowed either. It's not like this kind of dreck wasn't coming in plain view. The fact that they're trying to pull this now, in June no less, is actually a very strong indicator that the Dems are panicking.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: starboard 6/25/2020 4:01:04 PM (No. 456993)
Wall Street does not vote. I heard this on the radio from an ABC affiliate. Don't believe a word of anything. The media and their accomplices are full throttle on destroying our country. Goes to show you how swayed Wall Street is by propaganda. I don't trust them. They are a bunch of elitist Democrats and Rino Republicans who represent companies who do business in China. They don't represent the vast right wing silent majority, aka, voters.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: davew 6/25/2020 4:13:45 PM (No. 457004)
People may be reacting to the media blitz that is stoking the racism meme. If people believe Trump=racist and they are deathly afraid of being labeled a racist, they will vote for Biden to be a "good person". The BLM strategy of guilt-shaming and racial bullying is working with soft independents who are clueless about what is really at stake in November and vote strictly on their "feelings" to not be considered racist. Trump needs to show Biden as a weak puppet of China and Socialist forces that will restore the "managed decline" of the US economy and take away their private health insurance. He also needs to appeal to those blacks that are the victims of the Democrat party neglect especially regarding charter schools. Also, don't discount the very real possibility that Biden will self-destruct during the debates with Trump. There's still a lot of game left before November but if articles like this can discourage Trump turnout it can tip the scales in Biden's favor. This is not the time for complacency and we should expect the left to lie, cheat, and steal to win votes by any means necessary.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: The Remnants 6/25/2020 4:29:19 PM (No. 457010)
I am surprised that all of these super-smart professionals are bracing "for a Biden win". Don't they see the little boy holding the sign that reads. "The man has no clothes on."
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Reply 21 - Posted by: john56 6/25/2020 4:39:49 PM (No. 457015)
If Biden wins, you'll see a stock market crash that will make 1929 look like a modest drop. I could see the Dow as low as 10,000.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: john56 6/25/2020 4:43:51 PM (No. 457017)
PS I'm scared that the cardboard cut out (Biden) could win. Folks, it was really, really close in 2016 and our side didn't do well in 2018. It looks like our Senatorial campaign committee is using that oh-so-successful "Paul Ryan Plan to Keep the House" from 2018 as well. There are deep stat puppet masters who will run the show and make Orwell's 1984 look like a happy read. That means we have to work harder and defeat the opposition. Including winning the House, keeping the Senate and the White House and winning at the state legislator level (ie, redistricting).
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Right Time 6/25/2020 4:50:45 PM (No. 457022)
Yeah, NBC/CNBC/MSNBC are all such neutral sources of trusted and accurate information. I would trust my bookie on his "sure bet" recommendations first. Maybe the betting should be on the Over/Under for a 40-state Landslide.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: ROLFNader 6/25/2020 4:52:24 PM (No. 457024)
Remind me never to buy any shares from or of any of these companies.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: cobieone 6/25/2020 5:03:00 PM (No. 457033)
Everything you see right now, riots, pandemics, racism, etc., is all designed to make you believe it's all over for Trump. This is totally predictable and it will get worse. I don't know how, but it will. Don't fall for this guys!!!
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Starlifter Nav 6/25/2020 5:08:43 PM (No. 457038)
Although I know better, this stuff troubles me... and I can't be the only one. Who is this Michael McKenna lobbyist guy? (Washington Times piece today)
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Reply 27 - Posted by: watashiyo 6/25/2020 5:12:36 PM (No. 457039)
If Wall Street seriously can believe "Hair Sniffer Biden" can win or is leading in the poll, then America's economy deserves to go down the toilet into the 3rd world sewer.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: red1066 6/25/2020 5:18:42 PM (No. 457044)
Anyone who believes the polls, should immediately have their voting rights revoked. My belief that the polls are BS isn't based on what happened in 2016, it's just common sense. The people doing these polls are all media types. Guess who the media is all in for.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: MuncsSister 6/25/2020 5:19:19 PM (No. 457045)
Like I’m going to tell some stranger who calls me from a phone number I don’t know who I am voting for and what my opinions are on current issues! Cancel culture has killed polling.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 6/25/2020 5:21:30 PM (No. 457047)
I stopped watching Varney when he went to the dark side.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: mobyclik 6/25/2020 5:31:20 PM (No. 457056)
Yup, these polls are NEVER wrong, just ask President Hildebeast, she knows it.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 6/25/2020 5:40:26 PM (No. 457060)
Any financial analyst who actually believes in these polls.... I sure as heck don't want them managing my money. Too gullible.. The only poll I'll believe that shows the Democrat candidate* winning, is one that factors in the massive democrat vote cheating that WILL be taking place. * I say Democrat candidate, rather than Biden, because I'm not convinced that Biden will be the nominee, when all is said and done.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 6/25/2020 5:44:19 PM (No. 457063)
If I were Biden I’d hold off on the balloons and uncorking the champagne. We know how that turned out for Hill.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: earlybird 6/25/2020 5:49:19 PM (No. 457068)
If you really have your antennae tuned properly, you can detect the spreading of these waves of disinformation. Today I heard the first on Varney - he is easily panicked and knows squat about American politics - and spread into the talking heads later in the morning and on and on … So tune your antennae!
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Reply 35 - Posted by: mc squared 6/25/2020 5:54:07 PM (No. 457073)
If CNBC told me it was going to be hot and humid in Florida, I wouldn't believe it.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 6/25/2020 6:01:19 PM (No. 457082)
These ONION articles crack me up! 😂😂😂
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Reply 37 - Posted by: udanja99 6/25/2020 6:04:16 PM (No. 457087)
You keep believing that CNBC and we’ll see you in November. Bring your hankies.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: MickTurn 6/25/2020 6:16:51 PM (No. 457110)
Don't these idiots know the Lame Stream Press and Democraps ALWAYS bias the polls? SO How did that Hitlery poll thing work out for ya? Having a 90, REPEAT NINE ZERO % chance of winning...and all she came away with was what she's worth, ZERO!
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Mike22 6/25/2020 6:39:09 PM (No. 457136)
Mitch and his gang don't quite know what to do. Their Chamber of Commerce masters aren't to pleased since they can't import all the cheap labor they wnat. Many college graduates, their brains stunted by their advanced education will want to replace the bad mean old orange man (not knowing why he is a bad old mean man, just the they "feel" like he is and besides everyone says so). The democrat vote gathering machine will be in full operation. Chances are the dead will rise and vote and every person in a vegetative state will momentarily rouse themselves themselves for just long enough to vote a straight democrat ticket and turn the ballot over to that nice antifa person to take to the nearest vote bundling location. It is likely that many of the characters from your favorite movies and cartoons will participate. I hope the MAGA team has a plan to limit the vote to living legal citizens but I see no evidence of them doing so. So don't count on any easy victory. Broken glass once again.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/25/2020 6:41:55 PM (No. 457142)
If Wall Street is so concerned, why are they giving so much money to Joe Biden?
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Reply 41 - Posted by: paleoconserv43 6/25/2020 6:44:31 PM (No. 457147)
Unless Trump gets focused and disciplined and stops saying dumb things like “Kung flu” then Biden will be twenty points ahead by Labor Day.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/25/2020 7:24:54 PM (No. 457178)
Credibility of CNBC is zero.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: mc squared 6/25/2020 7:44:35 PM (No. 457199)
#40: They're buying favors. Up front.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: DVC 6/25/2020 7:48:30 PM (No. 457207)
Yeah, and "potentially" the moon could fall out of orbit and destroy the earth....but that's not going to happen any time soon, either.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: or gate 6/25/2020 8:23:36 PM (No. 457235)
Say goodby to the stock market if Trump looses. Our libs have destroyed the dollar. Buy horse shoes as it's more stable than an inflated dollar. $100.00 loaf of bread coming.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 6/25/2020 9:46:09 PM (No. 457297)
Trump hasn't even started to campaign yet and when the coup indictments start dropping....... well, let's all enjoy the show.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: judy 6/26/2020 3:12:26 AM (No. 457442)
This is a repeat of 2016 They had Hillary winning in every poll...soooo she stopped campaigning....and Lost the election,
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Reply 48 - Posted by: crashnburn 6/26/2020 1:13:56 PM (No. 458069)
In the spirit of social distancing, there will be separate days for voting. Republicans are to vote Nov 3, and DemoniKKRats a week later, on Nov 10
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Posted by Magnante 6/28/2020 4:42:47 AM Post Reply
Judicial Watch once again has proven to be invaluable in uncovering official perfidy. (snip) Rhodes says to Sullivan and other redacted officials: At least you’re only a liar. Could be worse – we’re liars and also allegedly leakers. So you’ve got that going for you, which is something. Sullivan replies: “We’re only lying footsoldiers [sic]. You’re lying masterminds. That’s cooler.” A redacted official replies to Sullivan: “I prefer that we go by henchmen. Has more of a Marvel comic sinisterness to it. There should be a cable show where all the guests, and the anchor, have to wear polygraphs."
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