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The Case For An $11 Minimum Wage

The Case For An $11 Minimum Wage

Myths and facts about a minimum wage increase. $11/hr. doesn’t match worker productivity, but it keeps up with inflation and is a start.

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Obama Attacks House On Debt Ceiling While GOP Plots Default And Government Shut Down (VIDEO)

President Barack Obama scolded the GOP House on their refusal to raise the debt limit --to pay  for expenses Congress had already authorized -- during his press conference on Monday, January 14th, 2013. Screen capture from a video by The Washington Post. http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/president-obama-we-are-not-a-deadbeat-nation/2013/01/14/d7e90f8c-5e60-11e2-a389-ee565c81c565_video.html

Republicans think the US Government works like Todd Akin’s concept of a raped woman’s uterus: When threatened by increased spending, ‘the whole thing shuts down.’

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Paul Krugman Slams Media For Mishandling Romney’s Mistruths In Presidential Debate, Defends Obama (VIDEO)

Nobel Prize winning Economist and New York Times Columnist Paul Krugman says on ABC’s This Week, “The press just doesn’t know how to handle flat-out untruths.”

Economist Paul Krugman slams media for mishandling Romney’s lies in coverage of first Presidential Debate.

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Comments On Military Spending, Entitlement ‘Reform’ And Deficit Vultures

Comments On Military Spending, Entitlement ‘Reform’ And Deficit Vultures

Republicans are wrong on Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, healthcare and the deficit.

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