America’s job-killing deficit with China reached record heights during 2017—President Trump’s first year in office.
The $1.5 trillion Republican tax cut was supposed to create jobs. But giant corporations are using their savings to kill jobs and reward investors.
Some big businesses are boasting about $1,000 bonuses for their employees. But, when you look beyond the hype, most workers at these companies are getting much less.
Working at a retail job she found “boring,” Lindsay Gustafson used to live from “paycheck to paycheck.” She worried that, “If anything ever happened to me, I would have been in major trouble.”
The Trump administration’s Department of Labor (DOL) is pushing through a rule that would allow restaurant owners to pocket billions of dollars of tips that customers leave for their servers as long as these workers are paid at least the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour.
President Trump’s State of the Union told the story of an America where tax cuts for big businesses and billionaires are creating jobs and raising wages for the rest of us.
Over the past year, President Trump has promised that companies such as Amazon and Boeing will hire 2.4 million more American workers. Where are they?