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Donald Trump Isn’t Even Paying His Top Staffers

Here’s the difference between frugal and cheap.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Bill O’Reilly Says Our Economy Will IMPLODE If We Don’t Keep Pushing Poverty

It’s a typical right-wing talking point, but O’Reilly took it to an extreme this time.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
Trump Project Under Federal Investigation, Possibly Violates Labor Laws

Trump Project Under Federal Investigation, Possibly Violates Labor Laws

A Donald Trump project is under federal investigation, and blue collar workers are getting screwed.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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Trump Caught Paying Women Working On His Campaign MUCH Less Than Men

If you thought he was horribly sexist before, wait until you see this pay gap. It’s much worse than we could have imagined.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, 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
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Greedy Oil CEO Fires 20 Percent Of Employees, Awards Himself $18 Million

Just when you though corporate greed couldn’t get any worse.

by Mike Sainato· · News
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Here’s How The 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates Stack Up On Labor Issues

Here’s a handy guide to the Democratic candidates; their positions and votes about labor.

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Here’s A State-By-State Breakdown Of The Gender Pay Gap (VIDEO)

The best and the worst states in the country, when it comes to women’s wages.

by Randa Morris· · News
Burger King Co-Founder Worried More About The Dollar Menu Than His Employees

Burger King Co-Founder Worried More About The Dollar Menu Than His Employees

Maybe if people made a livable wage they wouldn’t need a dollar menu. Oh wait… that makes too much sense.

by Sarah· · News
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Unemployment Drops Again As The Obama Recovery Continues To Kick A*s

In case you’ve lost count, this makes 60 straight months of private sector job growth, setting a new American record (again).

by Walt Dismay· · Current Issues, News
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President Obama Rips Corporation A New One For Threatening Employees Over ObamaCare (VIDEO)

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.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Obama Fails To Destroy America As Economy Adds Another 257,000 Jobs In January

Worst. Economic. Sabotage. Ever.

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

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.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Sony Hack Benefits Charlize Theron, Who Negotiates Pay Raise After Emails Reveals Huge Pay Inequality

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?

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

by Randa Morris· · News
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.

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

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.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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 […]

by Rika Christensen· · News
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?"

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?”

by Rika Christensen· · News
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China: For American Business, A New Land Of Opportunity And Repression

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!

by John Viall· · News