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Koch Brothers' Top Political Strategist: The Minimum Wage Leads to Fascism!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Koch brothers, libertarian, economy, ethics, minimum wage, fascism, politics, propaganda, republicans, economic regulations, collectivisation )

Lynn
- 13 days ago - alternet.org
...how the Koch brothers plan to turn the American electorate away from "collectivization" and toward "liberty" by persuading a critical mass of voters to repeal most of the economic regulations of the 20th and 21st centuries.
25 Really Engaging Images About Minimum Wage By Brandon Weber
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: minimum wage, charts, animation, government, americans, business, economy, money )

Nancy
- 82 days ago - upworthy.com
Raising the minimum wage is a hot topic all across the country. Here's a ton of facts, all loaded into one really pretty set of graphics. Some are even animated!
Minimum Wage Increase Desperately Needed In PA! PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, politics, pennsylvania, minimum wage, law, law makers, liveable wage )

ValAWAYNO
- 109 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The minimum wage in Pennsylvania has been sitting stagnant at $7.25 for years. Amidst all the talk of raising federal minimum wage, only 10 states are currently set to raise their minimum wage over the next two years. $7.25 an hour is not a "liveable" wag
A Movement Beyond Wages
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Minimum Wage, Livable Wage, Toxic Capitalism, Exploitation, Inequality, Economic Injustice, Political Injustice, Socialist Alternative, Kshama Sawant, Green Party, Howie Hawkins, Brian Jones )

Brian
- 113 days ago - souciant.com
"Focusing on how this one injustice, the abysmally low minimum wage, could have a longer shelf life of discussion about the structural causes of the inequality plaguing the United States. "
Minimal Effort for the Minimum Wage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Minimum Wage, Livable Wage, President, Obama, Democrats, Republicans, toxic capitalism, exploitation, wealth inequality, poverty, empty rhetoric, idle promises )

Brian
- 136 days ago - socialistworker.org
"The failure of a Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour played out like a tired movie script you've seen a hundred times before."
Seattle Announces $15 Minimum Wage, Highest In The U.S.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Seattle, Minimum Wage, Livable Wage, $15/hour, May Day, Workers Rights, Economic Justice, Progress )

Brian
- 143 days ago - thinkprogress.org
"Seattle will raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour over the coming years under a deal brokered by Mayor Ed Murray and blessed by labor and business groups alike, city leaders announced Thursday afternoon."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MINIMUM WAGE, law, laws, congress, economy, ethics, news, obama, politics, usa, government )

Cal
- 166 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Raising the minimum wage would not only improve the lives of millions of hardworking Americans and their families but also build a stronger economy and decrease the need for government assistance.
Report: Minimum Wage Hike Would Cut Food Stamp Spending By $4.6 Billion a Year
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, corruption, dishonesty, economy, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, minimum wage, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans )

Kit
- 200 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Raising the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour would reduce federal food stamp spending by $4.6 billion a year, according to a report to be released Wednesday by the liberal-leaning Center for American Progress.
Left Behind By Obama's Call For A Higher Minimum Wage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: laborlaws, minimum wage, disabled workers, human rigthts, government, politics, obama, news, usa )

Cal
- 224 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A section of the Fair Labor Standards Act allows employers to pay their disabled employees subminimum wages. Advocates say it's time to change that.
Tell Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage to $10.10 Per Hour! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Minimum Wage, economy, ethics, congress, government )

Carrie
- 232 days ago - timetoraiseminimumwage.com
Please stand with the Democratic women of the Senate now -- and urge Congress to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour!
President Obama: Use Your Pen! Raise Federal Workers' Wages -SIGN PLEASE !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, State of the Union Speech, minimum wage, federal contractors, workers, government, executive order )

Angelika
- 240 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
Make this year's State of the Union be more than just words ! Raise the Minimum wage for federal contractors now!
PETITION - Members of the 113th Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, minimum wage, ethics )

David
- 278 days ago - dailykos.com
Some 47 million Americans live in poverty, and a key reason is the decline of the minimum wage relative to inflation. --- Sign the petition from Daily Kos and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee urging Congress to finally raise the minimum wage.
Have You Heard McDonald's Holiday Advice!? PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Minimum Wage, business, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, finance, government, labor, money, politics, society, safety, sadness, rights, news, abuse, congress )

Robert
- 298 days ago - momsrising.org
McDonald's is giving its employees holiday "financial tips" like, "Selling some of your unwanted possessions on eBay or Craigslist could bring in some quick cash" and "Sing away stress: singing along to your favorite songs can lower your blood pressure."
10 Not-So-Fun Facts About the Minimum Wage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, minimum wage, poverty, congress, ethics, government, economy, politics )

Carrie
- 326 days ago - aflcio.org
t's time to raise the minimum wage. The majority of America's working families (80%) agree. Earlier this year, Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.) introduced a bill that would raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
Workers Shorted On Pay Under New Albuquerque Minimum Wage Law Told To Find Private Attorneys
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Albuquerque New Mexico, labor, minimum wage, government, politics, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, republicans )

Carrie
- 368 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Workers still shorted on pay seven months after the city of Albuquerque, N.M., raised its minimum wage are being told to find their own lawyers and duke it out with their employers in court, advocates say.
 

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