Anthony Weiner, the former Congressman from New York, announced yesterday that he is planning on running for Mayor of New York City. Does the former Congressman deserve a second chance?
by Chris Prevatt • • 0 Comments
In his 2013 State of the Union address President Obama’s called on Congress to raise the minimum wage. Subsequently Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Representative George Miller (D-CA) introduced the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013. It would raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 per hour.
by Chris Prevatt • • 3 Comments
The economy still needs work, and unemployment rates are still too high, but the Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives prefer to dig up their tired desire to repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) for the 37th time.
by Chris Prevatt • • 1 Comment
In their never ending drive to distort reality in support of their attacks on public employees and public employee pensions, the Orange County Register has again used misleading comparisons of apples to onions to gin-up fear and envy.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 0 Comments
The Washington Post reports that the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) will change their ban on scout membership to include scouts who consider themselves gay, but the organization stopped short of full on tolerance by continuing to ban gay adult scout leaders.…
by Mike Lawson • • 0 Comments
There are some times when politics, cartoons and jokes just don’t feel right. Our positive thoughts are directed toward Boston this week.
by Joel Smith • • 2 Comments
Republicans have been coming up with excuses for months on why they didn’t win the 2012 Presidential election, and almost all of them have come to the same conclusion: they weren’t as good as Democrats at reaching out to voters.