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Republicans Need a Timeout - Economics

“Republicans are the root of all evil.” – me

We have a Republican president right now and the economy looks pretty healthy but I think this will end up being like those people who look out and see a nice day and decide that there is no such thing as climate change. 1,169 more words

Government And Politics

The Trickle-Down Effect of Leadership

This is what the Lord says: “Go down to the palace of the king of Judah and proclaim this message there….”
Jeremiah 22:1 (NIV)

I’ve been mulling around the idea of writing a book. 494 more words


Residents, Be Nice to Each Other

We get a monthly generic, pre-printed newsletter from the office. One month it came with an insert admonishing residents to be nice to each other. I believe in trickle down… the theory where it is believed that if people at the top of an organization  act a certain way the behavior will eventually reach those at lower ends of the spectrum. 42 more words

Indifferent Property Manager

Trickle-Down Trump

By Jim O’Neill

A friend recently sent me an article concerning a couple of British city councils that will be handing out “gender pronoun badges” in celebration of “Trans Day of Visibility,” March 31. 693 more words

Donald Trump

On Tax Cuts, Trickle Down and Starving the Beast

I was talking to a friend, an Economics teacher at one of the elite Junior Colleges in Singapore, when I brought up my disgust with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by the Republican Congress at the end of last year and how it was a transparent attempt to further line the pockets of the rich and powerful at the expense of the poor and vulnerable. 3,001 more words

Bobby Kasper: Raising wages starts at home

Unemployment is down. Corporate earnings are up. But for most hardworking Americans, wages aren’t going anywhere.

Congress and President Trump say their $1.5 trillion tax plan will shift wage growth out of neutral. 605 more words

Labor Voices

Niece gives table scraps to dog in best defense of trickle-down economics ever presented

Citing a lack of hunger and a love of the family pet, Madison six-year-old Ciara Simpson was found to have given Thanksgiving leftovers to her dog, a four-year-old labrador named Goober. 201 more words