THE BROOKLYN DEBATE

The Brooklyn born native Sen. Bernie Sanders and the twice elected Senator to represent New York Sec. Hillary Clinton squared off in their 9th debate in Brooklyn and in this debate all gloves were off. Both candidates hit home on many valid points, points that continue to push both campaigns and giving each momentum. However, the points, which Sec. Clinton hit on throughout […]

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RETAILERS INCREASE WAGES FOR EMPLOYEES

The first week of July, Burlington Coat Factory, TJ Maxx inc, Ross, Wal-Mart are retailers that have increased their employees wages from $7.25 to $9 an hour. Wal-Mart will increase employees wages increments through training, investing in education and workers programs. Since 2013 President Obama and low-wage employees have been fighting to raise the minimum wage and Congress has done […]

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MINNESOTA’S ECONOMY SUCCESS

We hear the GOP argue how raising the minimum wage on the wealthy will become job killers, how “job creators” and will leave the state. Fortunately, the GOP and other right-wingers have been proven wrong; Mark Dayton, the Governor of Minnesota has increased the minimum wage to $9.50, brought unemployment down to 3.6%, the lowest in the nation and the […]

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