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Report: Taxpayers Subsidize Thousands Of Federal Workers Conducting Union Business

Report: Taxpayers Subsidize Thousands Of Federal Workers Conducting Union Business

Thousands of federal employees are likely spending 100 percent of their time performing union activities instead of the work they were hired to do, according to a report from the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI). Federal employees are allowed to use work hours for collective bargaining, impasse proceedings and additional union-related activity under a practice known […]

The Potentially ‘Unconstitutional’ Obamacare Feature Everyone Is Ignoring

The Potentially ‘Unconstitutional’ Obamacare Feature Everyone Is Ignoring

President Donald Trump and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan have said they are willing to let Obamacare “implode,” but doing so tacitly lets a potentially unconstitutional program continue. Under the leadership of former Speaker John Boehner, the House filed suit against the Obama administration in 2014, claiming it was illegally reimbursing marketplace insurers for […]

ICE Report: Local Jails Are Releasing Illegal Aliens Convicted Of Violent Crimes

ICE Report: Local Jails Are Releasing Illegal Aliens Convicted Of Violent Crimes

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement report puts a damper on the argument that sanctuary cities aren’t a problem, because they only shield non-violent illegal immigrants. Sanctuary city proponents often say their policies limiting cooperation with federal immigration authorities don’t endanger public safety. But ICE’s latest weekly declined detainer report shows, however, many county and city […]

Obamacare Architect Now Advising Trump On Replacing It

Obamacare Architect Now Advising Trump On Replacing It

President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet Monday with oncologist, bioethicist and Obamacare architect Ezekiel Emanuel about how to effectively overhaul the U.S. health care system. Emanuel’s visit to the White House marks his third face-to-face meeting with Trump since the president defeated former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan […]

Trump’s EPA Grants Flint $100 Million To Fix Broken Water System

Trump’s EPA Grants Flint $100 Million To Fix Broken Water System

The Environmental Protection Agency awarded Michigan $100 million to help replace Flint’s badly eroded and damaged water infrastructure. The funding was provided by the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act of 2016 and enables the beleaguered city to replace its decaying lead water pipes. Michigan is providing the required 20 percent match of $20 […]

Disney Coughs Up $3.8 Million For Violating Minimum Wage Laws

Disney Coughs Up $3.8 Million For Violating Minimum Wage Laws

Walt Disney Co. has agreed to pay $3.8 million in back wages, after a U.S. Department of Labor investigation found the company in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Some 16,339 hotel and time-share management employees will receive a portion of the near $4 million pay out. The Labor Department’s Wage and Hour Division […]

Restaurants Introduce ‘Labor Surcharge’ To Patrons In Lieu Of Minimum Wage Increases

Restaurants Introduce ‘Labor Surcharge’ To Patrons In Lieu Of Minimum Wage Increases

As liberal activists and the “Fight for Fifteen” movement continues to press for an increased minimum wage, the restaurant industry is passing the cost on to consumers in some states. Instead of increasing the price of menu items, many independent and regional chain restaurants are including a surcharge on the bill. The 3 to 4 […]

CBO Official Reveals Completely Rigged Way Of Counting The Insured Under Trumpcare

CBO Official Reveals Completely Rigged Way Of Counting The Insured Under Trumpcare

The Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act has received no official report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), but the methodology used by the CBO may guarantee a negative report, no matter what plan is put forward, according to a Friday report from Politico. The report that will look at possibly one of […]

California Is Too Expensive For Poor People

California Is Too Expensive For Poor People

Poor people are abandoning California thanks to the high cost of living and poor job market, according to a Sunday report from the Sacramento Bee. California’s population decreased steadily from 2000 to 2015, and a large portion of that number comes from those without a college degree or high school diploma. Those living on an […]

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare Monday, which would effectively abolish the penalties linked to the individual and employer mandate and repeals Medicaid expansion by 2020. The bill’s architects said it’s designed to give the powers back […]

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