Top 1% Got 93% of Income Growth as Rich-Poor Gap Widened Bloomberg ...the U.S. has gone through two recoveries. The 1.2 million households whose incomes put them in the top 1 percent of the U.S. saw their earnings increase 5.5 percent last year, according to estimates released last month by the U.S. Census Bureau. Earnings fell 1.7 percent for the 96 million households in the bottom 80 percent -- those that made less than $101,583...
In an industry where workers are routinely abused, the Santa Barbara News-Press stands out for its harsh treatment of reporters -- our Teamster brothers and sisters.
The National Labor Relations Board says you can! In a memo!
The labor board was responding to complaints from Teamsters and UFCW members. Their employer, a multinational grocery chain, tried to prevent them talking about their jobs on Facebook and Twitter.
The National Labor Relations Board announced on Sunday that Republican board member Terence Flynn submitted his resignation.