In 45 states, the largest private employer is either Walmart, a university, or a medical services system.
In 13 states, the largest employer is a medical services provider. 295 more words
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I recently took a tour of a value-added steel fabrication plant in the Portland area that takes raw steel products and welds and shapes them into finished products for buildings, bridges, and other critical infrastructure. 314 more words
Waiters and waitresses normally work for an hourly rate that is below the federally mandated minimum wage, but are additionally compensated through ‘tips.’ Under a proposed new rule by Trump’s Department of Labor, ‘tips’ would be “pooled” by the restaurant owners and redistributed to other staff. 263 more words
John Alexander and Kristina Keneally are hurtling down the final stretch in the race for Bennelong, and by-elections don’t come much bigger than this.
The equation is brutally simple: 1,178 more words