Here’s the Trick Republicans Constantly Use to Screw Over the Majority of Americans

For decades Republicans have built their entire economic philosophy around “tax cuts,” ignoring the fact thatĀ for the last nearly 40 years, the only ones who’ve benefited from trickle-down economics have been the richest among us. Over the last four decades the wealth for the top 1-2 percent has reached levels not seen since prior to […]

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 […]