davidl on November 30th, 2016

Funny, I can vaguely recall when Carrier was a New York State company. Ah, those were the days. I digressed. Back, Little Donny delivers on a campaign promise, New York Times and Little Bobby Reich upset, via Red State: One of the promises Donald Trump made during his campaign was he would keep companies from […]

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Governor Moonbeam,  California pans the idea of fifteen dollar an hour minimum wage, and then signs it into law anyway, Leslie Eastman, Legal Insurrection. To a social justice warrior, it not a matter of what makes sense, only what feels good. Meanwhile back at the ranch, Neil Cavuto asked guest Naquasia Legrand about basic economics. […]

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davidl on March 29th, 2016

Governor Moonbeam,b/k/a Edmund “Jerry” Brown just instituted a job lottery in California, from ABC News: A political deal to raise California’s minimum wage to a nation-leading $15 an hour could help some workers cope with the state’s crushing cost of living but also deprive other low-wage earners of jobs altogether, economists said as Gov. Jerry […]

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davidl on October 23rd, 2015

Professor Robert Reich, a/k/a Little Bobby, offers his two cents on how to boost the Obama regime economy, from Puffington Post: Have you noticed how often conservatives who disagree with a policy proposal call it a “job killer?” They’re especially incensed about proposals to raise the federal minimum wage. They claim it will force employers […]

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davidl on October 19th, 2015

So-called green energy is just the old dirty energy in barrel painted green, from Investors Business Daily: President Obama once praised it as a shining example of America’s clean energy future. “With projects like this one,” he said at the site of a solar plant just before construction started, “we’re putting Americans to work producing […]

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davidl on September 21st, 2015

Yet more evidence that Carly is right and big government is incompetent. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) vaunted emissions testing is worthless, and to the the private sector to find it, from Richard Weiss and Naomi Kresge, Bloomberg Business: Volkswagen AG lost almost a quarter of its market value after it admitted to cheating on […]

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davidl on July 3rd, 2015

If you don’t live in the Northeast, you may not be familiar with Wegmans. Suffice to say, Wegmans is a regional (national?) legend in the grocery business. The store consistently gets high marks from both her customers and employees. People, myself included, love shopping their, and it seems that every employee loves working their. It […]

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davidl on April 15th, 2015

Small scale socialism has reached Seattle, from Last Tradition: A Leftist’s Wet Dream: Seattle Gravity CEO to pay employees $70,000 minimum wage I guarantee the corrupt media will lick this story up with a spoon. The liberals have their wet dream.  Can they keep it?  Off the top of my head, I think this will […]

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davidl on March 13th, 2015

The libtarded politicians of Seattle believe they can solve problems by giving away other people’s money.  Well in the real world, labor is a commodity and no sane person would buy a commodity on which he can not make money, from Darleen Click, Protein Wisdom: Seattle’s $15 minimum wage law goes into effect on April 1, […]

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davidl on July 6th, 2014

File you don’t have to be stupid to be a liberal, but it helps, a lot.   Politicio discusses “Why liberals are abandoning the Obamacare employer mandate:” But scrapping it isn’t a snap for Democrats. The employer coverage rules were part of the ACA’s core philosophy that individuals, employers and the government should all contribute to […]

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davidl on March 9th, 2014

Dim Won, b/k/a President Barack Obama like the true liberal he is, proposes to give away what he does not own, from Investors Business Daily: Hi, everybody. This week, I traveled to New England, where I was joined by four governors who are working to raise the minimum wage in each of their states. And […]

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davidl on December 5th, 2013

Some democrat congresscritters have apparently conflated McFood franchise owners with the federal government, apparently believing that if you own a McFood franchise, you can just print money, from Bloomberg Democrat members of the U.S. Congress are urging McDonald’s Corp. and other fast-food chains to raise wages for store workers. “Too many hard-working families are being […]

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davidl on October 14th, 2013

File under the No Good Deed Goes Unpunished tab: MANSFIELD, LA (KSLA) Shelves in Walmart stores in Springhill and Mansfield, LA were reportedly cleared Saturday night, when the stores allowed purchases on EBT cards even though they were not showing limits. The chaos that followed ultimately required intervention from local police, and left behind numerous […]

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davidl on February 23rd, 2013

An explanation of the minimum wage so simple that anybody smarter than Joe Biden should be able to understand it, video: Hat tip: Poor Richard’s News.

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The Obama administration seems intent of destroying every private sector non-union job, from PJ Media: Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) lashed out at Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and accused him of using junk science to kill the last operating oyster cannery in her home state. The Drakes Bay Oyster Company had been in a long fight […]

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