Finally, the spending on Thanksgiving is over but here comes Christmas. In new polling, Americans appear to be cutting back on present-buying due to higher prices, and that could be a shocker for businesses that rely on Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping. We’ll be following that closely.
As House Republicans get closer to taking control, all eyes are on Kevin McCarthy and whether he will be able to nail down the speakership. Indications are that he will, but every day seems to bring a new hurdle.
Then there is the crisis on the border and the Biden administration’s insistence that it’s under control when thousands are pouring over every day. With better weather in the South, those numbers are expected to soar to new highs.
And we are also keeping a keen eye on the World Cup and the upcoming game between the US and England. Check out our World Cup section and live links.
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