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Republicans don't know money. It might be home schooling or it might be willful ignorance, but whatever the reason, you need to protect yourself, because those who know money will prevail. So, here ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 02:00 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
This past week, two major organizations publicly came out in support of filibuster reform legislation authored by U.S Senators Tom Udall (D. NM), Jeff Merkley (D. OR) and Tom Harkin (D. IA). ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 02:42 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Bruce Webb asked “Does Social Security contribute to the Debt? To the Deficit?” in "Deficits, Debt, Social Security: Building your Conceptual Toolkit" ([http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/01/03/...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 09:51 AM PST with 42 Recommends
My apologies for the short diary, but the talk I hear on the radio is that the NFL owners want the players to re-certify their union by Tuesday, and the nay-sayers are saying it can't be done. But ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 06:34 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
A bold solution exists to the current infringement on worker rights by radical right-wing governors and conservative state legislatures. A National Public Employee Rights Act would take the decision ...
by dmarlow1733
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 08, 2011 at 01:43 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I'm certain most of us have noticed the major shifts that have occurred in this country over the past 30 years. - There has been a shift in what is considered the political "center" that has veered ...
by The 1n Only Leoni
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Mar 09, 2011 at 05:11 PM PST with 14 Recommends
The wealth, income and wage gap in America will continue to widen under President Obama. In 2008, union activists were fantasizing about an Obama administration committed to a remix of the ...
by laborlou
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Dec 31, 2010 at 12:01 PM PST with 3 Recommends
With no EFCA to give unions a level playing field, today Obama's Labor Dept. took a step that's sure to infuriate big employers like WalMart who hate unions and empowering their workers, and who ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 253 comments on Tue Dec 21, 2010 at 08:37 PM PST with 478 Recommends
Who is John Kline and what is The Secret Ballot Protection Act [SBPA]? I’m afraid we’re about to find out. Representing Minnesota’s 2nd District, Kline will probably chair ...
by laborlou
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 10, 2010 at 06:30 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Many Jon Stewart followers see his "Rally to Restore Sanity" on Saturday as a progressive rallying cry. Stewart claims on his website it is not, saying, "If we had to sum up the political view of ...
by Mike Elk
Comment Count 92 comments on Thu Oct 28, 2010 at 11:39 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Jack Conway and Rand Paul had a debate today. In it, Conway continued to prove why he is not only the best choice for Kentucky, and America, but why supporting him in the Orange to Blue campaign is ...
by HamptonRoadsProgressive
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Oct 14, 2010 at 02:55 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Elections are based on one thing and one thing only, the economy. Americans judge the economy with only one measuring stick, the unemployment rate. Want to predict if an incumbent politician of ...
by aaraujo
Comment Count 63 comments on Sun Aug 29, 2010 at 07:02 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The Republicans have clubbed Democrats with the charge that they're for "socialism" for so many years that Dems just reflexively run away now from promoting any kind of social policies that could be ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 58 comments on Thu Jul 29, 2010 at 01:30 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Through the blare of screeching feedback from portable translation headsets and microphones, unionized bank workers from Brazil, England, Chile, Germany, and Uruguay are encouraging American workers ...
by Mike Elk
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jul 29, 2010 at 11:38 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
" We stand ...
by jamess
Comment Count 326 comments on Mon Jul 26, 2010 at 06:56 PM PDT with 514 Recommends
This is my first-ever diary, and it’ll probably ramble all over the place, so let me just apologize here in the front. Here’s the sitch: I work at that “corporate Death Star”
by undead peasant
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 04:41 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Stewart Acuff, chief of staff for the Utility Workers Union of America, says in his new book, “Getting America Back to Work,” that increasing employment requires reinvesting in America ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 06, 2010 at 12:10 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
The Employee Free Choice Act languishes in Congress. ACORN,
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 117 comments on Sat Jun 26, 2010 at 03:58 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
This whole developing story seems like a gossip column. As Jed says, the White House is ...
by Benintn
Comment Count 83 comments on Thu Jun 10, 2010 at 10:23 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Mike Elk writes on Talking Union As president of the AFL-CIO, Richard Trumka is emerging as the voice of an increasingly ...
by Talking Union
Comment Count 78 comments on Fri Jun 04, 2010 at 08:02 AM PDT with 18 Recommends