Daily Archives: May 20th, 2014 «

 

The racist origins of the minimum wage

Posted by: Phineas on May 20, 2014 at 5:55 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I came across an interesting blog post from a few weeks ago while trolling the news this morning for something interesting. Now, we all know about the racist history of the Democratic Party: the defense of slavery, even inciting a civil war to preserve it; the creation of terrorist organizations, such as […]

 

Obama to high-dollar donors: Americans are “better off” since I was elected

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 11:28 am » 5 Comments

Oh really? President Obama said Americans were “better off now than when I came into office,” during a fundraiser Monday night outside of Washington. Obama also slammed congressional Republicans for their focus on the terror attack in Benghazi and the implementation of ObamaCare. The president told attendees at the high-dollar soiree in Potomac, Maryland that […]

 

Part time and temporary jobs are rising in the age of #Obamanomics

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 9:32 am » 1 Comment

What a surprise. Via the AP: WASHINGTON (AP) — While the U.S. economy has improved since the Great Recession ended five years ago, part-time and “contract” workers are filling many of the new jobs. Contract workers made up less than half of one percent of all U.S. employment in the 1980s but now account for […]

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 6:53 am » Comments Off

Election 2014: 5 key primaries to watch

 

AP

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 6:47 am » Comments Off

Congress: GOP bill aims to ease school lunch rules for money-losing programs

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 6:44 am » Comments Off

Veep: Connecticut teen asks Biden to prom, VP sends her a card and corsage

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 6:32 am » Comments Off

SMH: Nancy Pelosi criticized on Koch film

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on May 20, 2014 at 6:31 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Cochran campaign knew of wife’s taping for weeks