Hillary Clinton on $15 minimum wage…

Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont

Rivals look to push Hillary Clinton on $15 minimum wage |MSNBC >by: Alex Seitz-Wald |07/22/15 03:04 PM| RePost: 07/26/2015 5:20:21 AM | A policy fissure is quickly opening in the Democratic primary over the minimum wage, with Hillary Clinton’s two main challengers taking advantage of her hesitancy to embrace the issue. Activists and labor unions have been pushing national Democrats to more than double the current federal minimum wage to […]




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Spotlight: States That Raised Minimum Wage See Faster Job Growth, Report Says

States That Raised Minimum Wage See Faster Job Growth, Report Says >by: Scott Neuman| NPR July 19, 201412:25 PM ET| RePost 07/20/2014|   New data released by the Department of Labor suggests that raising the minimum wage in some states might have spurred job growth, contrary to what critics said would happen. In a report on Friday, the 13 states that raised their minimum wages on Jan. 1 have added […]




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Spotlight Brain Connors: The “Party of No” Has Obstructed Them

Democrats Have Attempted Every Avenue at Their Disposal to Help the 99% with Jobs The “Party of No” Has Obstructed Them >by: Brain Connors | Jun 6, 2014 | Re-post 06/08/2014 | The Bob Dylan song “blowin’ in the wind” contains the lyrics : “Yes, how many ears must one man have Before he can hear people cry? Yes, how many deaths will it take till he knows That too many […]




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