Corporate Profits

O'Reilly: Obama 'May Be Hurting Workers' By Increasing Overtime Pay
Once again, it's upside down land over at Faux "news." Read more...
Dodging 'Blackfish': What Sea World Doesn't Want You To Know
There's a reason Sea World wouldn't come on CNN to talk about 'Blackfish': The facts are not on their side. Read more...
Bill Maher Takes Minimum Wage Employers To Task In 'New Rules' Segement
Good for Bill Maher, who during his "New Rules" segment this Friday, took the likes of Walmart and McDonalds to task for being too cheap to pay their workers a living wage, and dumping the cost of them doing business onto the taxpayers. Read more...
Today, 1% of Americans are taking home nearly 20 percent of the country's total income, and own more than 35% of America's wealth. Read more...
In an extended essay, Bill shares striking extremes of wealth and poverty across the country. Read more...

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Police have cleared out the Occupy Kansas City encampment that went up last October in Penn Valley Park near the Liberty Memorial. Officers brought a SWAT team to along for fFriday's eviction, but the removal was peaceful and no force was Read more...
Many Americans were shocked last month to learn that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney only paid an effective tax rate of 13.8 percent in 2010, but a recent report shows that corporations are paying even less. Corporations in the Read more...
Romney dives into an exchange about the 1 percent during a New Hampshire stop. Read more...
(Click to enlarge.) Despite a decade of Bush tax cut windfalls for the wealthy pushing income inequality to levels not seen since 1929, Republicans are calling for another $700 billion, 10-year payday for the richest Americans. So it should Read more...