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Thanks Obama – New Employment Figures Released

Thanks Obama – New Employment Figures Released

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The October employment / jobless rate figures have just been released, and it’s great news for Americans. The number of Americans unemployed has fallen to its lowest rate in seven years. At a mere 5%, the new unemployment figures make it likely that the Federal Reserve with raise […]

Paul Ryan Mocks Angry Protesters In His Own District (Video)

Paul Ryan Mocks Angry Protesters In His Own District (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Paul Ryan thinks he can unite the warring Republican factions in the House, yet he can’t even handle a few angry protesters in his hometown. After a couple of weeks of prodding by House Republicans, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin announced Tuesday night that he would run for […]

Obama Administration To Publicly Shame Companies That Overpay CEOs

Obama Administration To Publicly Shame Companies That Overpay CEOs

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Beginning in 2017, the general public will be able to see just how disproportionate earning levels are within major U.S. companies. Mother Jones reported that by a 3-2 vote on Wednesday, “the Securities and Exchange Commission finalized a long delayed rule that will force all publicly traded companies […]

CEO Raises His Workers’ Minimum Pay to $70,000 By Slashing His Own Salary – VIDEO

CEO Raises His Workers’ Minimum Pay to $70,000 By Slashing His Own Salary – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A Seattle entrepreneur announced on Monday that he was raising the minimum salary at his company to $70,000 and reducing his own pay to the same amount from the current level of about $1 million. Dan Price, the founder of Gravity Payments, told the CBS Evening News that […]

Obama Calls For 7-Days Sick Leave Per Year

Obama Calls For 7-Days Sick Leave Per Year

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit   White House Unveils New Steps to Strengthen Working Families Across America Thursday, the President unveiedl new proposals to strengthen the middle class by giving working families the flexibility to balance their families and jobs and giving all Americans the opportunity to earn sick days.  Building on the […]