People who earn their livings via the gig economy suffer especially hard during the COVID-19 scare and economic slowdown.
“Fair pay and safe workplaces” sums it up. The rule, which Trump and the Republicans saw fit to repeal, stated that our government should contract with companies that have “a satisfactory record of integrity and business ethics.”
As Senator Chuck Schumer puts it: "You could not have picked a worse nominee to uphold these goals than Andrew Puzder. Everything in his career is antithetical to the goals of the Department of Labor."
The Republican presidential candidate says we need to cut American wages enough to be "competitive" with China and Mexico. He has even laid out a plan to accomplish this. He may have stopped saying that, but ...
Our country’s “free trade” agreements have followed a framework of trading away our democracy and middle-class prosperity in exchange for letting the biggest corporations dominate.
Looks like Bernie Sanders hit Donald Trump where it hurt.
Here's what income disparity has done to the wages of America's disappearing middle class.
President Barack Obama hammered some of the 2016 GOP contenders for their fake populism and anti-union agenda during a speech in Boston this Monday.
Fox's Maria Bartiromo and former Bush Sec. of Labor Elaine Chao, conveniently forgot to mention Chao's husband, Mitch McConnell when talking about the slow economic recovery we've had since her former boss almost put us into a depression.
Fox News, Sunday Morning Futures, Sept. 6, 2015. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2015/09/fox-allows-elaine-chao-omit-damage-her
- 1 of 8