December 2013 Posts

Dec
10
2013

Florida’s Disappointing Job Creation Record

[caption id="attachment_3596" align="aligncenter" width="300"]PHOTO BY ALAN DIAZ / ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO BY ALAN DIAZ / ASSOCIATED PRESS[/caption]

Dec
10
2013

ALEC and the State Policy Network

Last week brought three major investigative articles about the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the corporate-backed network of state legislators, and its ties to the State Policy Network (SPN), a group of conservative think tanks often associated with proposals to suppress wages, cut social safety net spending,

Dec
6
2013

How Boeing Pilots Inequality

I laud the recent statements by Pope Francis and President Obama on inequality—and urge them and everyone else to acknowledge how the escalating Economic War Among the States is a growing part of the problem.

Dec
6
2013

How Boeing Pilots Inequality

I laud the recent statements by Pope Francis and President Obama on inequality—and urge them and everyone else to acknowledge how the escalating Economic War Among the States is a growing part of the problem.