The flu is pretty common. It’s the lack of paid sick days that sets us apart.
In a recent court decision favoring the for-profit education industry, a federal judge struck down a provision of the “gainful employment regulations” designed to ensure for-profit colleges were preparing students for the workforce without saddling them with unaffordable debt. This ruling, in addition to millions spent on lobbying to weaken consumer protection standards, has ensured minimal regulation of the […]
The editors at Bloomberg News apparently aren’t buying the pro forma argument from corporate-backed front groups and diehard ideologues that the minimum wage is bad for our economy. Instead, when the editors at Bloomberg News planted their stake in the minimum wage debate, they joined a crowd of supporters, including economists, faith leaders, advocates, Senators, President Obama and […]