Many politicians are so accustomed to getting rich off the people’s backs, they actually think basic ethics and avoiding conflict of interest is a radical idea.
The truth is that unions improve people’s lives. Don’t believe the corporate media hype, unions are filled with hard working people just like you. If you don’t have benefits or pay as good as your union counterparts, perhaps you should organize a union at your workplace! ✊🏻🇺🇸
St. Louis’ minimum wage has dropped after Missouri’s governor said increasing it to $10 would take ‘money out of people’s pockets’
“Despite what you hear from liberals, it [minimum wage increase] will take money out of people’s pockets,” he said, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
*People = his donors
In May, workers in St. Louis started making a minimum wage of $10 an hour. But a Missouri law forced the city to revert to the state minimum wage of $7.70.
The Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) has unveiled its fiscal year 2018 (FY2018) budget, titled “The People’s Budget—A Roadmap for the Resistance.” It builds on recent CPC budget alternatives in setting the following priorities: near-term job creation, financing public investments, strengthenin…