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#TheDailyFix: Religious Violence Has Displaced Millions, Minimum Wage Going Up in San Diego, and Court Rejects Va. Gay-Marriage Ban

McDonald's Employees Striking for Higher Wages Should See What Happened After Obama Hiked Wages on Military Bases. Like the care in VA Hospitals being a crystal ball for Obamacare, raising the minimum wage on federal installations is having the exact effect experts predicted-restaurants are closing, jobs are being lost.

Ed Gillespie's wrong turn on the minimum wage


EXCLUSIVE: Feds Outsource Vet Benefit Processing To Philippines Photo of Luke Rosiak Read more: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) officials are outsourcing healthcare paperwork for American veterans to low-paid workers in the Philippines, a nation where the minimum wage is a dollar a day. L


RAISE THE WAGE American workers are long overdue for a raise. The Raise the Wage Act, recently introduced by Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA), is a strong and responsible plan to raise the minimum wage to $12, increase economic security for working families, and make sure workers across the country can count on wages that lift them and their families out of poverty. Raising the minimum wage is a proven way to help everyone -- workers, families, and…

from The Huffington Post

David Brat: Hitler Could 'Happen Again' If We Don't Embrace Christian Capitalism

It's barely been a full day since David Brat got Eric Cantor kicked out of office. There are probably still some sad little balloons at Brat's campaign HQ half-hanging in the air with the helium that remains. I doubt the janitors have even had the chance to start scraping Eric Cantor's name off of everything & we've already uncovered the first (and not the last) horrible and idiotic quote. He said we will return to the time of Hitler unless we bring back Christianity in America.


This is Why the Minimum Wage is Such a Horrible Idea Posted on February 23, 2016 INTERESTING ARTICLE In case you haven’t heard, the Oregon state legislature has recently approved a new minimum wage, and Governor Kate Brown has already agreed to sign it. This minimum wage law will be very different…


Tell Congress: The TPP is a bad deal for America's veterans The deal, negotiated in secret between the United States and eleven countries, expands upon the NAFTA model that has sent many good paying manufacturing jobs — previously held by veterans — overseas. Our veterans should not have to participate in a race to the bottom for wages against countries that have non-existent minimum wage and worker safety laws. What’s more, according to the nonpartisan organization, Public Citizen, the…