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Prices have been rising for the past three months. CNN reported last week that every aspect of American life is becoming more expensive under Joe Biden.
Breaking Points covered the emerging shortage crisis in June. There are mysterious shortages which are continuing to pop up throughout the economy. There is a national coin shortage. There is a semiconductor shortage. There is a jet fuel shortage. There have been gas shortages. There is a chicken wing shortage. There is a back to school supplies shortage. There is a shortage of police recruits in most of our big cities. In some states, there is even a developing liquor shortage.
Seafood is the latest emerging shortage due to rising prices and you know various issues which are “transitory” and totally not a pattern that seems to be getting worse by the day.
“The price of seafood is soaring, prompting some restaurants to pull items like scallops and crab off the menu completely, Bloomberg reports.
Driving the news: A confluence of factors are causing the price spikes, including congested ports, lack of fishers and truck drivers, coupled with a high demand for seafood at restaurants, per Bloomberg.
Seafood prices rose about 11% in the 12 months through early July from the previous period, per Bloomberg. …
The big picture: The spike in seafood prices comes amid amid a “broader inflationary surge working its way through the U.S. economy,” Bloomberg writes. …”
This inflation thing like the crime wave and the border collapse is becoming a major problem for Joe Biden with Independent voters:
“A top party pollster and senior adviser to the Biden political team is urging Democrats to confront the problem of rising prices — which she says is starting to bite with voters.
Driving the news: Celinda Lake, who polled for the Biden presidential campaign and still advises Team Biden, told Axios that worries about inflation are coming through loud and clear in both public polls and her own focus groups.
“Women voters are really experiencing it, because they’re always more focused on kitchen table economics, microeconomics,” Lake said.
“The key target vote in the 2022 election is going to be non-college-educated women … because they are the most undecided.” …”
But anyway, we now return to our ongoing coverage of the “January 6th insurrection” in which Baked Alaska and the QAnon Shaman nearly overthrew the seat of government of the United States.