minimum wage

Maddow Says Republican Voters Disagree With Their Own Politicians On Increasing Minimum Wage (Video)

Maddow Says Republican Voters Disagree With Their Own Politicians On Increasing Minimum Wage (Video)

Tuesday, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow talked about the upcoming congressional vote on minimum wage and said if Republican, Independent and Democratic voters are in support of the wage hike and Republicans in congress are against it, that leaves a huge opportunity for Democrats to not only push for the bill’s passing with nationwide approval, but […]

Fox News’ Eric Bolling: Walmart “Probably Should” Fire Workers Protesting For Higher Wages” (Video)

Fox News’ Eric Bolling: Walmart “Probably Should” Fire Workers Protesting For Higher Wages” (Video)

Walmart employees held protests starting last Thursday in cities all across the United States, demanding better pay and demanding the company rehire workers who were fired they say because they previously demonstrated against the company. The rallies come immediately after fast-food workers staged walk-outs at fast-food restaurants in 60 U.S. cities to call for hourly […]

Alan Grayson On How Pathetic Our Labor Standards Are (Video)

Alan Grayson On How Pathetic Our Labor Standards Are (Video)

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) is known for fighting for working class people. From taking a stand on health insurance to standing up to big corporations, when other people wouldn’t. He is a Congressman with guts. Grayson sits down with “Viewpoint” host John Fugelsang to discuss raising the federal minimum wage and the push back from […]

The Case To Raise Minimum Wage (Video)

The Case To Raise Minimum Wage (Video)

Fast food workers have been taking their grievances to the street, striking and rallying for higher wages. Restaurant companies say that would cause prices to skyrocket. However a University of Kansas research assistant, Arnobio Morelix did the numbers and reported that doubling the salaries of McDonald’s employees (including the CEO who made nearly nine million […]