Economy

Leaders Of Nine Large Indiana Companies ‘Deeply Concerned’ Over Anti-Gay Law

Leaders Of Nine Large Indiana Companies ‘Deeply Concerned’ Over Anti-Gay Law

Nine different CEOs of large companies in Indiana called out Gov. Mike Pence over the controversial anti-gay law which opens to the door to discrimination against gays and lesbians.                   The Huffington Post reports: The law would allow corporations or private citizens to cite their religious beliefs […]

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner Running The Republican Economic Playbook

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner Running The Republican Economic Playbook

It’s the funniest thing: Whenever Republicans talk about everyone having to make “sacrifices,” the only ones who end up sacrificed are working folks and the poor. Millionaires are left unmolested.  Big business thrives.  And Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner’s proposed Illinois budget, designed to make up a huge shortfall in the state, is a study in supply […]

Bill Maher: ‘If Sarah Palin Suffers A Stroke, How Will We Know?’

Bill Maher: ‘If Sarah Palin Suffers A Stroke, How Will We Know?’

While slamming the Republican party for their feigned focus on the middle class, Bill Maher ended his Friday night by calling them hypocrites for suddenly caring about this issue. “It’s the new bullshit, and it’s what’s for dinner,” Maher said. Maher noted half-term Governor Sarah Palin’s attempt to define the ‘status quo’ during her incoherent […]

Obamacare Is Working: North Carolina Family Covered For Less Than A Penny A Day

Obamacare Is Working: North Carolina Family Covered For Less Than A Penny A Day

Glenn Jeter’s story shows exactly what Obamacare is supposed to do. A Raleigh, North Carolina family is spreading the word to get people signed up. According to WRAL, Jeter used to work at IBM, but he lost his job – and his employer-sponsored health insurance – two years ago. “As luck would have it, the […]

Small Government Arizona Republicans Seek To Get All Up In Welfare Recipients’ Business

Small Government Arizona Republicans Seek To Get All Up In Welfare Recipients’ Business

At least three small-government Republican Arizona lawmakers are seeking to get all up in welfare benefits’ business by telling them what to eat. The trio seek to limit where food stamps can be used, specifically not in a fast food restaurant. The Phoenix New Times reports: The bill submitted by Republican Representative Kelly Townsend is […]

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