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David Stockman began his political career as a Republican congressman from Michigan before becoming the Director of the Office of Management and Budget under President Ronald Reagan.

And after leaving the White House and spending 20 years on Wall Street, he’s ready to bring you his brand new free e-letter, Deep State Declassified.

This is where he’ll be telling you something that no one else is willing to… the TRUTH. Because David is one of the very few people alive today who has REAL experience inside the corridors of power… from the White House to Wall Street, and has nothing to lose by telling you what’s really going on inside your government.

He’s not interested in getting elected, so he has no special interest groups to please or favors to make… and he’s certainly not doing this for money.

Simply put, David is exposing the dirty truth about what’s really happening in America because it’s what he believes every honest American citizen should know.

It’s the End of the Beginning of “Normalization”

Finance By David Stockman.  |  October 5, 2018

Cheer up, the worst is yet to come! – Mark Twain, Those Extraordinary Twins (1894) The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note hit seven-year highs this week.Read More

What About the Trump Tax Thing?

Trump By David Stockman.  |  October 4, 2018

Agitprop sticks in my teeth too, and I’d rather compose romances for you- more profit in it and more charm. But I subdued myself, setting my heel on the throat of my own song.Read More

“Puff, Puff, Give”: The New Way to Wealth

Investments By David Stockman.  |  October 3, 2018

What, me worry? – Alfred E.Read More

Here’s Why the Donald Is the President (Or: The Rise of the Plongeur)

Washington DC By David Stockman.  |  October 2, 2018

A plongeur is a slave, and a wasted slave, doing stupid and largely unnecessary work. He is kept at work, ultimately, because of a vague feeling that he would be dangerous if he had leisure.Read More

On Madmen in Authority

Trump By David Stockman.  |  October 1, 2018

[T]he ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when they are right and when they are wrong, are more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed the world is ruled by little else.Read More

The Supreme Court, the Senate, and Insolvency

Trump By David Stockman.  |  September 28, 2018

some moments are nice, some are nicer, some are even worth writing about.Read More

The Donald Speaks “The Donald” to Power

Washington DC By David Stockman.  |  September 27, 2018

The record shows I took the blows And did it my way – Frank Sinatra, “My Way” (1969) Donald the Disruptor may have established another new precedent for presidential communication yesterday.Read More

Here’s a Triumvirate… And Here Are Three Stooges

Finance By David Stockman.  |  September 26, 2018

What I tell you three times is true. – Lewis Carroll, The Hunting of the Snark (1876) Monetary central planners are the center of the system today.Read More

A Tragicomedy of Acela Corridor Proportions

Washington DC By David Stockman.  |  September 25, 2018

Nite Owl II: But the country’s disintegrating. What’s happened to America? What’s happened to the American dream? The Comedian: It came true. You’re lookin’ at it.Read More

A Clear and Present Stranger Danger

Finance By David Stockman.  |  September 24, 2018

He wondered about the people in houses like those. They would be, for example, small clerks, shop-assistants, commercial travellers, insurance touts, tram conductors.Read More