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WATCH: Paul Krugman DESTROYS ‘Small Gov’t’ Crusader Over GOP’s Failed Economic Policies (VIDEO)

WATCH: Paul Krugman DESTROYS ‘Small Gov’t’ Crusader Over GOP’s Failed Economic Policies (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Top economist Paul Krugman’s had enough of the Republican Party’s ‘tinkle down’ economics. On Sunday’s edition of This Week, top economist Paul Krugman went head-to-head with right-wing policy wonk Grover Norquist and gave him the beatdown he so richly deserves. In case you don’t know who Grover Norquist […]

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 […]

Meet the Idiots of ‘Why I don’t Tip in Seattle’

Meet the Idiots of ‘Why I don’t Tip in Seattle’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In case you had not heard, the raise to $15 minimum wage in Seattle has come along with some pretty hefty opposition. Though early attempts at implementation have already been declared a ‘Rousing Success,’ there are quite a few stories appearing from the right as a desperate grab for news designed to […]

Bernie Sanders Delivers A Knockout Punch To Jeb Bush

Bernie Sanders Delivers A Knockout Punch To Jeb Bush

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On Wednesday, Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush told New Hampshire’s The Union Leader that to grow the economy, “we have to be a lot more productive, Workforce participation has to rise from its all-time modern lows. It means that people need to work longer hours and, through their […]

Jeb Bush Wants To Grow The Economy By Making People Work Longer Hours – VIDEO

Jeb Bush Wants To Grow The Economy By Making People Work Longer Hours – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On Wednesday, Jeb Bush said that in order to grow the economy “people should work longer hours” — a comment that the Bush campaign claims referred to underemployed part-time workers but it certainly didn’t sound like that’s what he meant. During an interview that was live-streamed on the app […]