Remember a couple of weeks ago when House Speaker Paul Ryan proudly tweeted about a Pennsylvania school secretary who got a $1.50 weekly raise, thanks to the Republican tax cut?
On Monday, February 26, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that will determine whether working Americans can join together to bargain for better pay, healthcare and retirement benefits, working conditions, and career opportunities.
President Trump drinks 12 cans of Diet Coke a day. But, when he thinks about the soft drink giant taking the fizz out of his promises, maybe he’ll have a Coke…and a frown.
President Trump promised $4,000 raises and millions of new jobs. The real results: stock bonanzas for top executives, and layoffs for frontline workers.
Are you working longer hours—or even two jobs—just to make ends meet? Are you missing your kids’ soccer games to meet demands at work? Or, worse yet, are you having trouble finding enough work to provide for yourself and your family?
For Roberta Gordon, retirement is an impossible dream. At 76, she works for $50 a day at a grocery store in Corona, California.
When Amazon says it’s coming to town, state and local governments roll out the red carpet—and lots of greenbacks, too.