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Bad News For Republicans: Obamacare Still NOT A Job Killer As 217,000 Jobs Added In May, Healthcare Adds The Most

Bad News For Republicans: Obamacare Still NOT A Job Killer As 217,000 Jobs Added In May, Healthcare Adds The Most

Obamacare has not only strengthened America’s healthcare system, it has strengthened the economy as well.

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Do-Nothing House Of Reps. Will Do Even Less In 2014 As Work Days Are Reduced

Congress on vacation… cartoon @LAProgressive.com

The U.S. House calendar for 2014 has been released, days in which the body is in session have been reduced from 126 to 113.

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Does Increasing The Minimum Wage Increase Unemployment? 60 Years Of Data Says ‘No’

Graph from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Contrary to Republican claims, a higher minimum wage does not increase unemployment. In fact, the result is often quite the opposite.

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New Study Demolishes Right-Wing Mantra About The ‘Lazy’ Unemployed

New Study Demolishes Right-Wing Mantra About The ‘Lazy’ Unemployed

Unemployed people waiving benefits saved the government upwards of a billion dollars during the recession.

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Revised Data Shows Job Growth Under Obama

Revised Data Shows Job Growth Under Obama

The Bureau Of Labor Statistics released a revised job numbers report Thursday that reveals there were 386,000 more jobs created since 2011 than had been previously counted.

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