The Great Recession Is Over, So Why Are American Workers Still Struggling?

It’s almost a daily occurrence where I’ll hear some conservative complaining about how “Obummer is killing our economy” and how government regulations are killing the jobs market. This is usually combined with a rant about how President Obama is trying to kill off Americans with Ebola, impose Communism, sharia law or whatever else the right-wing […]

When Republicans Complain About Stagnant Wages, They’re Proving Trickle-Down Economics Doesn’t Work

There are a few indisputable facts about our economy, such as the fact we’ve created over 8 million jobs in the last 4+ years of continuous private-sector job growth, unemployment is down to 6.7% and the stock market has reached record highs. A few other facts are that corporate profits are up, the wealthy are […]