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Sanders Slams Walmart Family For 'Obscene' Taxpayer Subsidies

Sanders Slams Walmart Family For 'Obscene' Taxpayer Subsidies

Sen. Bernie Sanders was given a chance to respond to the interview he did on CNN earlier in the week, and he did a really great job once again with getting to the heart of what's wrong with the arguments by these cheap labor advocates, who want to defend the poverty wages being paid to those making minimum wage right now.
Bernie Sanders Takes Apart Douglas Holtz-Eakin In Debate Over Minimum Wage

Bernie Sanders Takes Apart Douglas Holtz-Eakin In Debate Over Minimum Wage

Sen. Bernie Sanders was back at it, going after the likes of "welfare recipient" Walmart and arguing once again for the minimum wage to be raised in the United States. Sanders appeared on this Tuesday's The Situation Room on CNN and proceeded to make mincemeat of his fellow guest on the show, former Director of the Congressional Budget Office and McCain economic advisor, Douglas Holtz-Eakin.
Fox's Charles Payne: Raising The Minimum Wage Rewards Mediocrity

Fox's Charles Payne: Raising The Minimum Wage Rewards Mediocrity

As fast food workers in seven different cities continue to hold rallies and protests demanding a living wage, to no one's surprise, the pundits over at Fox used it as an excuse to participate on a couple of their favorite pastimes, bashing unions and the working poor.

An Economy Working Only For A Few

Detroit’s bondholder-friendly, worker/retiree-unfriendly bankruptcy tells the story of an economy where the priorities are completely screwed up.

Keeping Big Box Stores In Check

One of the primary arguments against allowing big box stores — such as Walmart, Lowe’s, Target and Best Buy — to set up shop in small towns is that they take customers away from local family businesses that have existed in the community for years. Using high-volume sales — versus price mark-ups — to drive profits, big box stores are often able to sell their goods at lower prices.