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By Guest Author On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Finding Your Footing: How to Overcome a Shaky Start as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, there are a hundred and one things that you need to focus on at once, so it can be tough to keep things steady in the beginning. If you’ve made a shaky start don’t stress, it isn’t impossible More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Rashida Tlaib calls for a minimum wage of $18 to $20

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) called for a minimum wage of $18 to $20 on Sunday, an increase over the $15 minimum wage bill passed by House lawmakers Thursday. Rashida Tlaib Tlaib spoke at an event in Detroit More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Election 2020: Bernie Sanders cuts hours for staff to get, keep them at $15 per hour

Capitalism 1010 descended on the Bernie Sanders campaign. Sanders pushes for a $15 minimum wage and has announced this weekend he will cut staffers’ hours so that they can effectively be paid a $15-an-hour More...

By Guest Author On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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The most massive wage theft case; US union seeks $100 million

Unpaid wages or wage theft is a very normal thing these days. It is surprisingly found in both the developing as well as in the developed countries all across the globe. Sometimes wage theft can be seen occurring More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, April 27th, 2019
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Florida: Competitive Edge Landscaping order to pay back wages for overtime, cheating staff out of bonuses

 After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Competitive Edge Group Inc. – operating as Competitive Edge Landscaping and based in Longwood, Florida – will pay $44,280 More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 8th, 2019
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New York minimum wage hike blamed for worst restaurant job loss in 20 years, rising costs

The New York Post reported on an online survey from the New York City Hospitality Alliance, which represents NYC restaurants, a survey which found a spike job losses were due to the minimum wage hike to $15 per More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Why the $350 Billion Warehousing Business Will Change Forever in 2019

With Amazon recently raising its minimum wage for all US workers to $15/hour, the memory of their warehouse workers’ well-publicized horror stories is only just beginning to fade. Yet, in the wake of these PR More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, September 16th, 2018
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Poverty levels drop again: California, Florida the worst, Texas drops to decade low

On Wednesday, the Census Bureau released its 2017 annual report on the poor, providing details on 40 million to 45 million Americans estimated to be living below the federal poverty level. The official poverty More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Rep Barbara Lee condemns ‘disgraceful’ SCOTUS ruling against unions as a ‘terrible ruling’

Congresswoman Barbara LeeImage/US Congress Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement yesterday condemning the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Janus v. AFSCME Council 31: “The Supreme Court decision More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Alt-left chaos has ruined University of Missouri: deficit nears $50 million, layoffs now over 180 jobs

The University of Missouri has announced more layoffs as part of its attempts to survive the near-$50 million budget shortfall, part of an ongoing crisis that has gripped the school since it was overtaken by leftist  More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Nancy Pelosi ignores facts on jobs, consumer confidence in astounding video

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi misled a group of reporters during a press briefing on Thursday as she downplayed the current unemployment rate and said what really matters is consumer confidence, completely More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Best Side Gigs for College Students

Most college kids can’t rely on their parents to cover all the expenses of earning a degree. Understandably, undergrads might want to earn an income to tackle student loans following graduation. However, the biggest More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Bernie Sanders attacks Disney, calls for minimum wage hike, socialists call for a ‘shaming’ of the company

Over the weekend, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders took on another big opponent: Disney. Sanders joined unions pushing a ballot measure to require a minimum wage of $15. “The struggle that you are waging here in More...

By Guest Author On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Holiday Spending Shows that Politics Can’t Destroy Christmas

Despite a roller coaster ride through Washington in 2017, holiday spending shows that even politicians can’t destroy the spirit of Christmas. Early statistics show that 2017 holiday spending was up 3.8% over the More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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Home prices soar, doubling the rate of wage growth

U.S. home prices climbed a robust 6.2 percent from a year ago, amid strong demand from would-be buyers and a shrinking supply of properties for sale. Standard & Poor’s said Tuesday that its S&P CoreLogic More...

By Guest Author On Friday, December 22nd, 2017
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How will the 2018 minimum wage increases affect US businesses?

Many low-paid Americans will begin 2018 with a boost to their pay packets thanks to increases to the minimum wage – but will this spell bad news for businesses? From January there are 18 states and 20 cities that More...

By Guest Author On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Top Worker’s Compensation Questions And Answers

The situation presents itself that you have been injured on the job.  You are in severe pain due to the injury, and the last thing you really want to deal with is a whole bunch of legal jargon and technicalities. More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Study Finds Minimum Wage Hike May Hurt Lowest-Paid Workers

Workers in Seattle may soon have a harder time getting their resumes through to recruiters. A new study out of the University of Washington may upend the minimum wage fight in Seattle. The highly-anticipated study, More...

By Guest Author On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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5 Common Problems The Manufacturing Industries Are Facing: And Ways Recent Advancements May Help Mitigate Them

The manufacturing industries, ranging from the providers of top class tech tools and gadgets, to the providers of our daily household items, are key facilitators of the numerous advancements our digital age is currently More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, May 14th, 2017
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Socialist ‘Employee ownership’ Work ACT pushed by Bernie Sanders, Patrick Leahy, Kirsten Gillibrand, Maggie Hassan

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), along with Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.), introduced two pieces of legislation Thursday to help workers around the country form More...


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