As the week wears on, participants in the experiment discover it's impossible to stretch their income to cover expenses.
Us progressive insiders are failing. Only an uprising- a real uprising, like with the SOPA bill last year- will turn the tide and stop this bad deal that cuts Social Security. Progressive insiders have been trying our best, doing what we do. We
Voter identification laws are one of the key battlegrounds in making sure that all Americans have access to the ballot Labor organizations Working America and the AFL-CIO have stepped up their efforts to protect the rights of Americans.
Working America connects with Occupy D.C. For the second post in our series taking a closer look at the state of the U.S. labor movement, we have an exclusive interview with the executive director of Working America, Karen Nussbaum. Karen
Activists take on Corbett's cuts in February Working America, an affiliate organization of the AFL-CIO, is taking action against Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) and his cuts to public education. Corbett has significantly reduced the
The buzz is that President Barack Obama is pushing hard for a deal with the big banks over the foreclosure crisis in advance of the State of the Union address on Tuesday. Most observers are afraid that the deal will be too small and that the
Working America has launched an action campaign calling on Americans to contact their state attorneys general and demand a fair settlement that holds big banks accountable for their role in the financial crisis. In particular, the focus is on
Dan Webster's constituents react to his support for the GOP non-jobs budget. Working America is setting up "Buyer's Remorse" booths in Minnesota, Colorado, Florida, Michigan and New Mexico to collect "return" ballots from voters who feel