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Making Money, Cutting Labour

I understand that that at the end of the day the goal for a owner/operator of a McDonald’s restaurant is to make a profit. I also understand that as a manager at the restaurant, it is my responsibility to increase sales and lower costs. 252 more words


McDonald's loses big on labor ruling

The general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday ruled that McDonald’s qualifies as a joint employer of workers at its franchise restaurant locations, a decision that—if upheld—could hold the company responsible for employee conditions and ease the fast food industry’s path toward unionization. 621 more words


Misinformed Mary

Posted by Lauren McCue

Don’t you love when the stars of Hollywood take it upon themselves to educate the masses on federal economic policy? I love it as much as I love hearing my plumber give me medical advice. 787 more words


Las Cruces City Clerk Certifies Minimum Wage Ordinance Signatures Sufficient

CAFé’s Ordinance will go to the Voters in November

On Friday July 25th, the City Clerk, Esther Martinez, validated the 2,257 signatures necessary to certify CAFé’s ordinance to improve wages to $10.10 by 2017 in Las Cruces.  796 more words


Have you tried living on minimum wage for a week

I mulled the idea of experimenting living on minimum wage for a week but dropped it like a hot potato. I could not put myself through the shock of a sudden change in my erstwhile modest lifestyle. 410 more words

Social Issues

California's Good Intentions Won't Yield Prosperous Results

Most people want to help the poor, but that doesn’t mean intentions yield results. To illustrate, let’s take two Californians, Ashley and Betsy. Ashley is 18, working retail, about to go off to UCLA, and both of her parents are educated professionals living in Santa Monica. 551 more words

Carson Bruno

Obama Strategizes for Immigration Fix + More - Daily Digest

The Patriot Post ~


“What country can preserve its liberties, if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? 2,331 more words