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Obama to Make Jobs Even Harder for Blacks to Find

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national unemployment rate as of August 2014 for white Americans is down to 5.3%. The unemployment rate for black Americans is more than doubled the figure for whites at 12.0%. The unemployment

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$15 Minimum Wage = $8 Big Mac Meal

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Liberal Democrats are pushing to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $15 per hour. They claim that it will help millions of Americans to provide for their families and require less government assistance. The argument looks

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Why $15 An Hour To Flip Patties Is Outrageous

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“…I also think that there is an entitlement that is starting to emerge that I think is unhealthy for people and unhealthy for our country.” – Ashton Kutcher I’m not sure just where the entitlement mentality comes from, but it’s something

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Will Democrats Destroy Wisconsin’s Economic Recovery in November?

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Republican Scott Walker is no stranger to controversy. He was elected to the governorship of Wisconsin in 2010 on the campaign promised of cutting the state’s deficit and balancing the budget and he did just that. After being sworn into

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Virginia Chooses Freedom over Labor Unions

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Virginia announced Wednesday that it would grant temporary operating authority to ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft, allowing them to operate legally in the commonwealth. In response to concerns about insurance coverage and passenger safety, Virginia sent cease-and-desist letters to Uber

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You Won't Believe What Bored Federal Workers are Doing on Your Dime...

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In recent revelations from internal investigators in multiple federal agencies, federal workers have too much time on their hands from a lack of work, and many of them are wiling away the hours binging on porn. Some of them are

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UN to Usurp American Sovereignty in Border Crisis

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I’m going to open up with saying that we need to kick the United Nations out of our country, stop funding them and tell them to stay the heck out of our affairs! They are nothing more than a coalition

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Unemployment Down While Labor Participation Rate at Record Low

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We’ve seen this so many times during Obama’s reign. The only numbers that get publicized by the media are the unemployment numbers, which magically go down, despite the labor participation rate also going down. What good are the unemployment numbers

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Other Countries Tell the USA to Raise the Minimum Wage

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In a practice that other nations, especially in Europe, are becoming pretty good at – the International Monetary Fund (or IMF) got condescending as they decided to tell us that we need to raise the minimum wage. The IMF, which

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SeaTac City Residents Paying for City’s $15 Minimum Wage

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Obama and Democrats have been pushing to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $15 an hour. Their argument is that people making minimum wage cannot support themselves or their families on that little pay. It sounds

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Job Creation: Labor Participation Rate Remains at 36-Year Low

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The last time it was this low was under Carter in February and March of ’78. But headlines attempt to tell a different story. The Associated Press ran a piece last month entitled “American Economy Bounces Back from Brutal Winter.”

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Why McDonald's Employees Deserve LESS than Minimum Wage

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Here’s a story about McDonald’s employees and minimum wage that proves McDonald’s employees are too stupid for and do not deserve a wage hike. There was a protest held at McDonald’s headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois, on Wednesday, and it

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