Monthly Archives: July 2013

Average Joe Losing the Tax Rate Revolution

Average Joe Losing the Tax Rate Revolution Since 1980 tax rates for the wealthy have been decreasing, while taxes for workers are on the rise. From the mid 1930s to 1980 wages kept pace with productivity. Since 1980 wages have … Continue reading

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Are we negligent owners?

Are we negligent owners?   This nation was founded on the basis of a more perfect union of its citizens. We the people own the United States of America and I propose we have been negligent at its governance. We … Continue reading

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Republican focus on failure

  Republican focus on failure:  It is obvious that Republican leaders firmly believe that the only way to regain political power is through national failure. Since 2008, Republicans have failed at every attempt to keep the economy poor to ensure … Continue reading

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Are we less humane than our grandparents?

Are we less humane than our grandparents? In 1938 The Fair Labor Standards Act banned child labor, set the workweek at 44 hours, and imposed a minimum wage of 25 cents per hour. Today, the richest country in the world … Continue reading

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No-Nothing Republicans

No-Nothing Republicans Endless war in the guise of Defense is what the Republican House does instead feeding hungry children. Thirty-nine meaningless votes to end healthcare reform is how Republican legislators spend your tax dollars instead of generating new jobs. Crusades … Continue reading

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