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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03:  Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump speaks to supporters and the media at Trump Tower in Manhattan following his victory in the Indiana primary on May 03, 2016 in New York City. Trump beat rival Ted Cruz decisively in a contest that many analysts believe was the last chance for any other Republican candidate to catch Trump in the delegate count.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

See How Trump Wants To Screw Over Minimum Wage Earners In Red States

Trump is a monster, and his largest base of voters would likely get screwed the most.

by Ryan Denson· · News
JERSEY CITY, NJ - NOVEMBER 27: A JCpenny employee works at a cashier station at the Newport Mall store during Black Friday Sales on November 27, 2015 in Jersey City, New Jersey.  It was expected that 135.8 million Americans would shop this Black Friday weekend, according to the National Retail Federation .(Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

78 Year Study BLOWS AWAY Republican Lies About Raising Wages

Here goes every Republican talking point about the minimum wage.

A Restaurant Worker Has Moved Millions With This Act Of Kindness To A Disabled Customer (IMAGE)

A Restaurant Worker Has Moved Millions With This Act Of Kindness To A Disabled Customer (IMAGE)

This is breathtaking.

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Elizabeth Warren Just DECIMATED Ted Cruz For Whining About His ‘Sacrifices’: BOO HOO (TWEETS)

Elizabeth Warren Just DECIMATED Ted Cruz For Whining About His ‘Sacrifices’: BOO HOO (TWEETS)

The mic has been DROPPED. How’s that crow taste, Ted?

by Sarah· · News
McDonald's Avon, CT 7/2014, Pics by Mike Mozart of TheToyChannel and JeepersMedia on YouTube. Courtesy of Flickr

McDonald’s Future Is Scary: Bottomless Fries And Automated Cashiers

How low will McDonald’s go to make money? A new $1.59 million restaurant in Missouri will offer automated cashier kiosks, bottomless french fries, and luxury decor.

by Mike Sainato· · News
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 28:  Bruce Springsteen performs onstage at Madison Square Garden on March 28, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Bruce Springsteen Just Unleashed His Fury On North Carolina And It Is Glorious

North Carolina has already lost hundreds of jobs over their ant-LGBT and anti-labor law. Now they are going to lose something else.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
New Ad Proves Hillary’s Been Fighting For Increased Wages For Over 20 Years (VIDEO)

New Ad Proves Hillary’s Been Fighting For Increased Wages For Over 20 Years (VIDEO)

Claiming she’s copying anyone is a false narrative that needs to end now. We should be fighting against Republicans, not ourselves, and FOR the American people.

by Sarah· · News
Walmart  Reports First Ever Drop In Revenue — Does Greed Finally Have A Limit?

Walmart Reports First Ever Drop In Revenue — Does Greed Finally Have A Limit?

Is the unthinkable finally beginning to happen?

by Justin Rosario· · News
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California Democrats To Raise Minimum Wage In State To $15 An Hour

California Democrats are taking a page from Oregon’s book and appear set to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour despite gloom and doom predictions from Republicans.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Sorry, Republicans, Workers Just Got A Major Win In This State

Sorry, Republicans, Workers Just Got A Major Win In This State

Workers will be bringing more home, and Republicans won’t like it.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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GOP Governor Blocks Minimum Wage Increase, Gives Staff +$70k Raise

From Restricting the right to vote to using $1.8 million to renovate his beach house, Republican Governor of Alabama now sinks to a new low with awarding his staff with $73, 405 raises after blocking a minimum wage increase in Birmingham.

by Mike Sainato· · News
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey by Gage Skidmore

Arizona GOP Passes Bill To Punish Cities With Budget Cuts If They Pass Paid Sick Leave Laws

Arizona Republicans are threatening cities with cuts to police and firefighting funds if they dare pass a paid sick leave law to help workers.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
‘Not My Problem’ Is The Conservative Answer To Everything

‘Not My Problem’ Is The Conservative Answer To Everything

Conservatism is the art of hurting others to elevate yourself.

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Costco Raises Minimum Wage For Workers As Republicans Continue To Do Nothing

Costco cares more about the American workforce than Republicans do.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Oregon Passes Highest Minimum Wage In The Nation Despite GOP Temper Tantrum

They whined and fear mongered, but in the end, Republicans had to sit and watch as Oregon took action to help struggling workers make a fair living.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Alabama Republicans Just Proved They Hate Local Democracy And The Working Class (VIDEO)

Alabama Republicans Just Proved They Hate Local Democracy And The Working Class (VIDEO)

The GOP does not serve the working class.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Republican Governor Scott Walker Makes Poverty Hit Highest Level In 30 Years

Under Governor Scott Walker’s watch, the state of Wisconsin is still reeling from the 2008 economic recession.

by Mike Sainato· · News
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Birmingham Tells Alabama GOP To Go F**k Themselves, Passes Highest Minimum Wage In The South

Alabama Republicans were quickly trying to ban all cities and counties from raising the minimum wage, but one city gave the GOP the finger and beat them to the punch.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Yelp Fires Employee After Her Brutal Complaint About Low Wages Goes Viral (TWEETS/IMAGES)

Yelp Fires Employee After Her Brutal Complaint About Low Wages Goes Viral (TWEETS/IMAGES)

No one should have to struggle like this – or lose their job for speaking out.

by Vera· · News
Billionaire SuperPAC Launches Ad Against $15 Min. Wage  And Bernie Sanders (VIDEO)

Billionaire SuperPAC Launches Ad Against $15 Min. Wage And Bernie Sanders (VIDEO)

These billionaires are starting to get really scared.

by Joe Fletcher· · News