Filed Under: “Economy”

Economic inflation harms lower-income people the most

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Poorer families can’t cut back on essentials like food, even as prices have gone up across the board


Biden’s golden opportunity to explain what government does and could do

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The president must tell Americans how they directly benefit from recent investments and focus the next foreign policy speech on the economy


The ‘liberal media’ keeps slamming workers as greedy and lazy for not taking low-wage jobs

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Journalists supposedly are a bunch of raging leftists, so why do they so rarely discuss stagnant wages?


GOP lawmakers keep trying to take credit for economic stimulus bills they opposed

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Republican members of Congress opposed economic stimulus spending but they also are gleefully announcing it to their constituents


Why didn’t states go broke during the coronavirus pandemic?

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The predictions were for a massive downturn in state finances because of COVID-19 … but the predictions were wrong


Progressives urge Kamala Harris to overrule Senate parliamentarian and allow $15 minimum wage vote

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How guaranteed income programs could give low-wage women a crucial lifeline

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Pilot programs are sending money to low-wage workers as a new way to fight poverty and enable entrepreneurship


 

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