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President Obama Rips Corporation A New One For Threatening Employees Over ObamaCare (VIDEO)

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Proving once again that he is tired of anti-ObamaCare temper tantrums, President Obama blasted a corporation for threatening to fire any employee who works more than 25 hours a week to keep them from qualifying for health care coverage.

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Obama Fails To Destroy America As Economy Adds Another 257,000 Jobs In January

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Worst. Economic. Sabotage. Ever.

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Conservative Pub Claims Obama Just Asked Congress To Cut Workers’ Pay

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They said Obama doesn’t get what mandating paid sick leave will do to workers. It’s really those who think Milton Friedman was an economic god that don’t get it.

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Sony Hack Benefits Charlize Theron, Who Negotiates Pay Raise After Emails Reveals Huge Pay Inequality

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Thank you, North Korea. Love, Charlize.

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A Christmas Miracle: Job-Creators Creating Jobs Without Any Tax Breaks… But How Can This Be?

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It’s almost as if demand for products, and not massive tax breaks, is what actually fuels job-creation…

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Econ 101: Expert Fits Progressive Agenda On Just A Paper Bag (IMAGE)

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Jared Bernstein is a former chief economist to Vice President Biden, and he’s about to simplify things a whole lot for you.

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Here’s How Much Raising The Minimum Wage Would Save The Federal Government

Here’s How Much Raising The Minimum Wage Would Save The Federal Government

A study released by the Economic Policy Institute in mid-October shows that increasing the minimum wage from it’s current level of $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour would save the federal government more than $7.6 billion dollars per year.

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Fox News Says It’s Good That Women Make Less Than Men And It Helps Them Keep Their Jobs (VIDEO)

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According to Fox Business, the gender pay gap means that women aren’t as likely to be laid off, simply because they make less. So we should rejoice.

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GOP Panics As Audio Emerges Proving Their Hero Reagan Would Oppose Current GOP Policies (AUDIO)

GOP Panics As Audio Emerges Proving Their Hero Reagan Would Oppose Current GOP Policies (AUDIO)

A 1948 audio recording of Ronald Reagan shows that he would have opposed the GOP’s policies today. In fact, if the GOP actually knew anything about Reagan’s history, they’d wonder how he even ended up in the party to begin with. The right-wing lunatic fringe runs today’s GOP. Back when […]

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Six-Figure Salaries Aren’t Enough For Members Of Congress, Says This Crazy Congressman

Democrat Jim Moran complained that members of Congress don't get paid enough money. At over $120,000 higher than median family income, what is "not enough?"

Democrat Jim Moran complained that members of Congress don’t get paid enough money. At over $120,000 higher than median family income, what is “not enough?”

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China: For American Business, A New Land Of Opportunity And Repression

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U. S. business leaders discover a new land of opportunity: China! When it comes to working with communists green matters more than red. Freedom? Forget it!

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Elizabeth Warren Proposes A New Bill Aimed At Eliminating Credit History As a Metric For Employment

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Elizabeth Warren has just introduced a bill in the Senate which would bar prospective employers from checking and denying employment based on credit scores.

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The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

Do you know how Wal- Mart became so successful? Well fast food companies are guilty of the same economy-destroying crimes-SNAP subsidizing payroll.

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200,000 Bangladeshi Workers Protest Slave Wages, Factories Burn (VIDEO)

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Garment workers in Bangladesh want just $100 per month and safer working conditions. Walmart would rather let workers die and factories burn.

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Hey McDonald’s! This Fast Food Restaurant Pays Employees $10 An Hour And Is Wildly Successful

Hey McDonald’s! This Fast Food Restaurant Pays Employees $10 An Hour And Is Wildly Successful

Boloco, a Boston-based burrito joint with 23 locations in New England from Burlington, which pays its employees far above minimum wage and turns a profit

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Immigration Reform Could Impact Wages If Corporations Get Their Way

Immigration Reform Could Impact Wages If Corporations Get Their Way

Immigration Reform must be centered on family, justice, & opportunity for all. Corporations must not be allowed to use it to depress American wages.

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Outrageous Fees To Access Your Wages? That’s What Happened To Her

Outrageous Fees To Access Your Wages? That’s What Happened To Her

The accompanying note said that her future earnings would be deposited in this account and she could access it with the card. For a fee.

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Paying Employees A Living Wage Key To Success For This NYC Restaurant

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Want the best employees, who help attract the most loyal customers? One New York restaurant shares their secret: Pay them!

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You’ll Never Guess Why This Female Senator Doesn’t Support Equal Pay For Women

You’ll Never Guess Why This Female Senator Doesn’t Support Equal Pay For Women

I’d really prefer to live in a society that truly promoted equality. Let’s work toward that, shall we?

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Middle Class Americans Broke Because Of Government Policy Dictated By Plutocracy

Middle Class Americans Broke Because Of Government Policy Dictated By Plutocracy

As productivity increased in this country, and employees provided more value, only those at the top got the spoils.

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