Congratulations, Obama. This brilliant take-down of your sour grapes, do-nothing GOP critics is your best one yet.
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Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?
Should Maribel receive a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work? What’s your minimum wage story?
Continuing to flex his muscle in the face of congressional inaction, President Obama plans to announce he will soon issue an executive order to change the “white collar exemption.” That sound you just heard is the GOP’s collective head exploding.
At some point we have to stop treating Republican sabotage of the economy as “politics” and call it what it really is: A criminal assault on the people and institutions of this country.
As it turns out, raising the minimum wage is the real job creator, not greedy corporate CEOs as Republicans would have us believe.
Wall Street banks, while taking pains not to call attention to their survival tactics, are aware of a coming storm, and out to save themselves, damn the taxpayers who bailed them out last time.
In the next few weeks, thousands of people will get surprise letters informing them that their medical or student loan debt has been eradicated thanks to Occupy Wall Street
Republicans have proven that they aren’t above sacrificing human lives and national security, all to win an election.
You’ll find it in every comment thread from yesterday’s news – the indignant and fallacious attacks on low-wage earners.
Last Saturday, nearly half a million people took to the streets of Israel to protest the country’s increasing economic inequities. Over 5% of the small country’s population flooded Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and other towns and cities to rally against low wages, the rising cost of food, housing, transportation and education.