Get Out Your Crystal Ball — Welcome to 2018!

2017 was great for some and wretched for others but, all of that is in the past now — 2018 is here and it needs your predictions! So, pop out that contraband crystal ball you stole from that fortune teller when you were a child and redeem yourself by making some predictions.

By The Quibbl Politics Staff

Predict 2018 Quibbl Mix

Is Obama Going?

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Buckingham Palace

Prince Harry and fiancee Meghan Markle reportedly plan to invite former U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle to their May 19th royal wedding, much to the chagrin of U.K. officials concerned that such an invitation would draw the ire of current U.S. Presient Trump and complicate the two countries’ current political relationship. Will President Obama attend the royal wedding?

Economic Growth

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President Trump Speaking at Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC)

President Donald Trump pledged during the 2016 campaign that he would help foster massive economic growth, to the point that the US economy would grow at over 3% annually. At what rate will the US economy grow in 2018?

 

Affordable Care Act

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President Obama Speaking About the ACA in Texas, in 2013

The repeal of the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate, included in Congress’s tax reform plan, raises new questions about the future of the health care law. At the end of 2017, both President Trump and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer expressed the idea that an Obamacare replacement would be necessary. After numerous health care failures in 2017, will Congress agree to a new health care law before May 1st?

 

The Stock Market

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The Stock Market Soared in 2017

According to Market Watch, the S&P 500 is up over 19% for 2017 (as of 12/26/2017). Will the S&P 500 post a gain or a loss for the month of 2018?

 

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