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GOP Passes Bill Threatening Overtime Pay – Ironically Calls it ‘Working Families Flexibility Act’

May 4, 2017

Employers can Offer Paid Time Off Instead Imagine accruing loads of cash in overtime, only to be told that you can take time off and get paid for it instead. You arrange for the time off, based on when your…

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Ivanka Trump Claims Her Father Is The Best For Women—But Donald’s Own Words Prove Her Wrong

July 23, 2016

Ivanka Trump Says Her Dad Will Be The Best For Women Ivanka Trump made a great effort to portray her dear old dad Donald as a champion for women at the Republican National Convention. “Politicians talk about wage equality, but my…

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GET A LOAD OF THIS S**T: Trump Now Says No One Should Be Judged By Their Race Or Color (VIDEO)

June 10, 2016

In the latest edition of “What the hell is Trump up to now?” he says it isn’t cool to judge people by their race or skin color. What the hey? Race issues are all he’s been harping on during his entire…

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Bernie Sanders EVISCERATES Donald Trump: He’s A ‘Pathological Liar’ (VIDEO)

December 21, 2015

Bernie Sanders on Donald Trump: “I think you have a pathological liar there.” During Sunday’s edition of ABC’s This Week, Bernie Sanders told George Stephanopoulos what he really thinks about Donald Trump: “I think you have a pathological liar there.” That thunderous sound you…

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‘Just’ 0.25 Percent? Bernie Sanders Tears Fed A New One For Hiking Interest Rates (VIDEO)

December 17, 2015

You think the Federal Reserve raising interest rates won’t hurt consumers? Think again. It’s just a tiny little raise in the Federal Reserve’s interest rates. Just a modest .025 percent, and it’s the first rate hike in almost a decade. Plus, the federal…

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‘It’s Out, And It’s UGLY’: 10 Reasons Why TPP Is A Total Freaking Disaster (VIDEO)

November 6, 2015

If America’s so great, why does our trade policy put corporations over people? “It’s out. And it’s UGLY,” declared an indignant Thom Hartmann after looking over the newly-released rolling U.S. trade policy disaster known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. Or, as…

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Obama to Throw Hail Mary Tax Breaks for Middle Class in State of the Union

January 19, 2015

At the opening snap of his fourth quarter, the President is going long. At the State of the Union Address on Tuesday night, he’s going to lob a Hail Mary to the middle class, over the heads of a defensive…

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