The following is the prepared testimony that Nick Hanauer delivered before the wage board in New York City on Monday, June 15th, 2015. I’d like to start with a quote that may be familiar to you: From our perspective, raising the minimum wage is a job killer…If the minimum wage were increased, there would be… Read more »
If it wasn’t so damn sad it would be hilarious: Royal Dutch Shell (aka the Keystone Cops of the Oil industry) just crashed another one of their Arctic drilling vessels. And they still want to go ahead with drilling.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is the government agency that was dreamed up by now-Senator Elizabeth Warren. It’s tasked with helping consumer finance markets work by making rules more effective, by consistently and fairly enforcing those rules, and by empowering consumers to take more control over their economic lives. In the short time the… Read more »