The Economy

Up In Smoke: Obama Thoroughly Destroys Republican Budget Proposal – VIDEO

Up In Smoke: Obama Thoroughly Destroys Republican Budget Proposal – VIDEO

President Obama thoroughly destroyed the latest Republican budget proposal during a speech on Wednesday while speaking in Ohio at the City Club of Cleveland. You can watch the segment of the president’s speech, below, followed by a transcript of the relevant portion. TRANSCRIPT: Now, a good place to start down a stronger path involves America’s […]

Obama Delivers Multiple Knockout Blows To Republicans, Takes Victory Lap On The Economy – VIDEO

Obama Delivers Multiple Knockout Blows To Republicans, Takes Victory Lap On The Economy – VIDEO

President Obama took a “well-deserved victory lap” on Wednesday while speaking in Ohio at the City Club of Cleveland. As John Cassidy of The New Yorker wrote, “let’s be up front about this, he sounded a little cocky. … He had some fun at the expense of his Republican critics and their alarmist predictions about […]

Chris Christie: ‘I’m Tired Of Hearing About The Minimum Wage’ (Video)

Chris Christie: ‘I’m Tired Of Hearing About The Minimum Wage’ (Video)

  New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) was on the trail Tuesday stumping for Maryland’s GOP gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan before he gave a speech at the Chamber of Commerce. Complaining about Democrats using the minimum wage as a campaign issue he said this: “I’m tired of hearing about the minimum wage, I really am. […]

Sarah Silverman Goes To Extremes To Avoid The ‘Vagina Tax’

Sarah Silverman Goes To Extremes To Avoid The ‘Vagina Tax’

Sarah Silverman is getting a peni*. Okay, not really, but in a hilarious, not safe for work video she did in conjunction with Droga 5 she explains why she’s going to such lengths to close the pay gap that exists between men and women. She says in the video “that women make up half the […]

Watch Robert Reich School A CNN Host On Minimum Wage

Watch Robert Reich School A CNN Host On Minimum Wage

Crossfire hosts Stephanie Cutter and S.E. Cupp debated solutions to unemployment with former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and Robert Reich on Wednesday. Cupp, a self-described Log Cabin Republican, ended up getting a lot more than she bargained for when she attempted to go toe-to-toe against Robert Reich’s belief that minimum wage levels should be increased. As […]

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