So policymakers can breathe easy, then: raise the unemployment benefits, and watch the employment numbers rise!
Our country’s productivity gains in recent decades should have translated into a minimum wage today of $24 an hour.
For Manchin, overall 3 percent said very favorable and 18 percent somewhat.
“Or are you on the side of the wealthy and the powerful who want to continue exploiting their workers and paying starvation wages?” -Bernie
“The increase in bankruptcies will generate credit losses that will need to be absorbed, either by the financial system or by taxpayers.”
“Stop wasting money,” Scott complained. “I want to help people. Republicans want to help people.”
New York’s apartment investors are suddenly waist-deep in distress.
“You did it, we’re gonna do it, but we’re gonna do it to protect ordinary people, not just the rich and the powerful.”
“Rigged economies are funneling wealth to a rich elite who are riding out the pandemic in luxury.”
“These layoffs are totally discouraging for any gig workers who are trying to do something to make these jobs better.”