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Wanted: Jobs

Jan 24, 2014

Wanted Jobs

Destroying the 40-hour-work week and business expansion – it is only the beginning of Obamacare’s ruinous effects on employees and employers. Add this year’s soaring healthcare costs and new taxes, which force companies to downsize even more, and you have…

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Minimum wage for thee, but not for me

Jul 22, 2013

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Recently, the District of Columbia’s City Council has made news for trying to force Wal-Mart to pay its employees $12.50 per hour should it open three locations in the city. The move has been hammered by conservatives as economically unwise….

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Help the poor – but not from Washington

Feb 14, 2013

On Monday evening, The Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart wrote how he is “looking for the president to use the word “poverty” or “poor.”” Capehart points out how the political class’ focus on the middle-class ignores the straits poor Americans find…

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