The Schaftlein Report

The Schaftlein Report

The Schaftlein Report is hosted by Mark Schaftlein, who runs the Private Equity Investment firm Capital Consulting Inc. which is based in Delray Beach, Florida and serves as CEO of Conservative Broadcast Media & Journalism (CBMJ). Mr. Schaftlein is a world-renowned conservative political commentator who seeks to address factual political news without the left-wing bias of the mainstream media.

Episodes

February 23, 2024 29 mins

Schaftlein Report
Airdate: Thursday, February 20, 2024
Guest - Andrew Crapuchettes
 
Headline - Economic Anxiety While Stock Market Booms
1) What's behind the anxiety of a labor market with a 3.0M job gap of Full time versus Part time.
1A) Government Surveys used to determine labor numbers
1B) Nvidia earnings power the S & P 500 to record territory with the stock up $100. Artificial Intelligence boom!
2) How are 15M Illegal Aliens ...

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Schaftlein Report
Airdate: Thursday, February 15, 2024
Guest - Drew Allen 
Headline - Illegal Immigration Wreaking Havoc
 
1) Blue cities severely stressed with required social services
2) Biden Executive Order forced the Census to count illegal non citizens in in voting districts. 16M have entered the U.S.
Each district represents 762K people.  You do the math.
3) NY hush money trial set for 3-25.  Fani Willis removal in GA?
4) Co...

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Schaftlein Report
Airdate: Thursday, February 15, 2024
Guest - Drew Allen 
Headline - Illegal Immigration Wreaking Havoc
 
1) Blue cities severely stressed with required social services
2) Biden Executive Order forced the Census to count illegal non citizens in in voting districts. 16M have entered the U.S.
Each district represents 762K people.  You do the math.
3) NY hush money trial set for 3-25.  Fani Willis removal in GA?
4) Co...

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February 13, 2024 29 mins
 
 
Headline - Consumer Price Index Comes in High High at 3.1%
 
1) Americans feeling the pain. Core CPI excluding food and energy rose 3.9%.  That was the same number in December.
 
1A) Predictably, stocks fall and bond yields rise.
 
1B) Interest Rate cuts...
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Guest - Jeffrey Dunetz
 
Headline - Democrats Failure at the Border - Biden takes the Heat from Voters
 
1) White House threatens to Reduce Deportations and Retention - Amazingly Bad Policy
 
1A) Biden considers Executive action to deal with border...
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Schaftlein Report
Airdate: 
Tuesday,  February 6, 2924
Guest -     David Brat
Title: Vice-Provost for Engagement & PR, Liberty University

Headline - Debt, Taxes and Economic Cracks? 
1) Consumers owe Credit card companies $1.05T.  The U.S. government is $34T in Debt.
Are we headed for a 'Death Spiral'? What causes a break?
2) Certain voices are calling for tax increases (former Treasury Sec. Robert Rubin).
What about actual spendin...

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Schaftlein Report
Airdate: February 1, 2024
Guest - Tom Amenta
Headline - Trump/Biden Poll Results Changing?  Economy and Immigration are Top Issues
1) Who is correct Morning Consult or Quinnipiac?
1A) Consult has Trump up 45-40 and leading in all 7 swing states. Quinnipiac has Biden up 50-45
1B) Trump appears to be gaining among working class, Black and young voters, Biden gaining women and Independents?
1C) 65% of Voters want som...

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Schaftlein Report

Airdate: January 30, 2024

Guest - Colonel Eric Buer, USMC (RET.)

Author - Ghosts of Baghdad

Headline - A
Firsthand account of a Marine Attack Helicopter Pilot in the  Iraq War 
1) Colonel Buer details the initial attacks and the aftermath

1A) The chaos, sights and sounds of night combat operations flying a Cobra attack helicopter - a first hand account

1B)  Duty, honor and c...
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Schaftlein Report
 
Guest Host: Drew Thomas Allen
 
Airdate: Jan 25, 2024
 
Headline: The Texas Border Battle is a War Against a Lawless Federal Government
 
Peter Navarro is going to jail. It's meant to intimidate us.
 
The border battle is heating up. Why Abbott must stand his ground and why it's ab...
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Schaftlein Report Airdate: January 11, 2024
Guest - Drew Allen
Headline - Republican Shake Up

1) DeSantis and Haley trade Insults and attack each other in heated Iowa Debate.  "The donner debate"
1A) Trump holds town hall, then heads to NY for Civil Trial. Claims he has decided on VP.
1B) Christie drops out - hot microphone comments
2) GOP Conservatives revolt against spending bill.  We agree with them.  Enough is enough.
We need t...

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January 9, 2024 30 mins
Guest - Joe Visconti
 
Headline - Biden Takes the Low Road - Democrats Very Nervous
 
1) His entire election strategy is to Blame Trump for everything.  mentioned 40 times in speech in South Carolina
 
2) 74% say Biden is too old, His Job Approval is stuck at 40% and 67% say coun...
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1) A polling trend continues as strategies takes shape.
2) Biden approval rating at 39% similar to Jimmy Carter at 37%
2A) Biden being defined by a migrant crisis at the border, tough economy, unrest over seas and his age .
2B) He is -21 on economy, -23 on border and -11 on Israel /Hamas war.  His ag...
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Guest - Tom Amenta
 
Headline - Presidential Race Appears Frozen - Literally No Change
 
1)  Barreling toward a rematch 65% of Americans do not want
 
1A) Trump leads Biden among Young and Hispanic voters and is making up ground with Black voters
 
1B) Biden poll numbers look worse than Jimmy Carter at the same point in time with him holdin...
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As the year concludes, Mark Schaftlein reflects on the 2023 political and financial rollercoaster of events. From market fluctuations to geopolitical tensions, as Mark and his guests dissected the complexities shaping economies worldwide. Their incisive analysis and insightful interviews brought clarity to viewers navigating a tumultuous year in politics and finance, making it an indispensable source for understanding the intricate...

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Special Guests Retired General Michael Flynn

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December 22, 2023 30 mins

Schaftlein Report | guest host Drew Allen

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Schaftlein Report | Guest - Joe Visconti
 Headline - Federal Reserve Leaves Rates Unchanged, Signals Cuts in 2024
 Air Date: 12-19-23
Headline - Biden Support Plummets
1) Every Policy Decision is a Disaster for the country - Inflation, Bad Energy Policy and Border Disaster
1A) Multiple polls show his under water - Approval is 34-38% and Disapproval is 58-60%. Monmouth has him at 34%
1B) Biden has asked his staff to determine why he...

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Guest - Richard Battle and Jeffrey Dunetz
 
Headline - Federal Reserve Leaves Rates Unchanged, Signals Cuts in 2024
 
1) Dow rallies to All Time High above 37K.  10 Year Note below 4% down 106 basis points in 45 ...
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December 13, 2023 30 mins

Guest - Jason Bermas
Headline - Fear of Trump Win Settling in with Democrats
1) Voters are unhappy with the economy, crime, border, expensive homes and Biden's foreign policy failures
1A) Whispers are now open calls for Biden to step aside - Al Hunt. LBJ all over again.
2) Biden approval in Michigan -14 and Trump leads by 50 -40
2A)  Iowa poll-  Trump 51, DeSantis 19 and Haley 16 Jason explains the Caucases
2B) Gov. Sununu to endor...

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December 8, 2023 30 mins

1) The 4th and "final" GOP Debate is over. Did it matter?

 
2) Why is CNN going to host 2 more GOP debates?
 
3) Communist Van Jones melts down on live television over Vivek Ramaswamy.
 
4) Biden continues to deny involvement with Hunter's foreign business dealings...while more evidence proves he was involved with Hunter's foreign business dealings.
 
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