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The Right Doesn’t Want You To Know These Minimum Wage Myths Have Been Debunked

The Right Doesn’t Want You To Know These Minimum Wage Myths Have Been Debunked

Myths and facts about a minimum wage increase.

by Justin Acuff (Isaacs)· · News
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

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

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.’

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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.”

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

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

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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.