"And right wing "cultists" seem to not understand mathematics. Economists that know a hell of a lot more about this than you or I are saying this is a bad idea. Hell, even usually ridiculously conservative papers and supporters have started…"
"I understand that many on the right are saying we need to enact cuts in order to bring down our national debt and they seem to be using the threat of the debt ceiling as leverage to that effect (not to mention the grudge about the affordable care…"
"While I do agree the US needs to reign in spending, refusing to raise the debt ceiling is not the way to do it. Namely because all the things we are spending said money on will still be "on the books". Locking the debt ceiling wont…"
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"I was in Ukraine this July for a week and it was noticeable that a large number of men working outdoors in various capacities wore shorts and no shirt. They would be surprised to read this discussion and see how in the US there wold appear to be…"
"I never asked why rages weren't rising, I said costs were rising, but rages are staying flat...Meaning they are not rising together...Meaning the American worker can never get ahead...Meaning costs are rising, but wages remain flat...Not a hard…"
"Do you read these links before you post them?
(From the Atlantic Story)wages grew faster in 2016...Labor protests like the Fight for $15 movement contributed to minimum-wage increases in several states and cities...Wages for the poorest 10 percent…"
"I've never posted those links here before. You're lying again.
"The Most Underrated Story About the U.S. Economy
Income growth is faster at the bottom than at the top. Thank a growing economy, falling unemployment, and minimum-wage…"