“Jeb Bush doesn’t back more overtime pay for the longer hours people ‘need to’ work”


DAILY KOS

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“Why the Meat at Wal-Mart Is So Awful”


DAILY KOS

Cross-posted at the Writing on the Wal.

On February 17, 2000, meatcutters at Wal-Mart’s Jacksonville, Texas store voted to join an indepedent trade union.  This was the culmination of the only successful organizing campaign at any Wal-Mart in the United States.  A few days after the vote, Wal-Mart announced that it would be switching to pre-packaged, case-ready meat at all its stores nationwide.  The dispute as to whether this was a direct response to the organizing campiagn is still under litigation, but looking back at this incident I find the response of the Wal-Flack who talked to In These Times particularly twisted: MORE

“Clinton’s Big Economic Speech Will Go Heavy On Middle Class Wages”


HUFFINGTON POST

GLEN, NH - JULY 4: Democratic president candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at an organizing event at a private home July 4, 2015 in Glen, New Hampshire. Clinton is on a two day swing through the first in the nation primary state over the fourth of July holiday. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

GLEN, NH – JULY 4: Democratic president candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at an organizing event at a private home July 4, 2015 in Glen, New Hampshire. Clinton is on a two day swing through the first in the nation primary state over the fourth of July holiday. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

“Jeb Bush, Americans Already Work Longer Hours. See These Charts.”


MOTHER JONES

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“In A Sneaky Move, Scott Walker and Wisconsin GOP Take Away Workers’ Right To Weekends Off”


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“Obama to roll out sweeping overtime rule change”


MSNBC

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“Hillary’s rally and rationale: More Rodham, less Clinton”


CNN

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President Obama, we yearn for 21st Century Infrastructure!


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THIS IS PRESIDENT EISENHOWER’S LEGACY

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PRESIDENT OBAMA, THE PEOPLE WANT YOUR LEGACY TO BE 'FIXING OUR INFRASTRUCTURE'

PRESIDENT OBAMA, THE PEOPLE WANT YOUR LEGACY TO BE ‘FIXING OUR INFRASTRUCTURE’

“Obama Annihilates Scott Walker After Governor Signs Wisconsin Right To Work Law”


POLITICUS USA

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“MORNING JOE”: Millionaire congressman, Darrell Issa, thinks nothing of 30K DHS workers being forced to work without pay


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