Government Employee Pensions Bankrupting Minnesota

We literally have millions of unnecessary government employees administering laws and regulations which are completely outside the bounds of our Constitution. If that weren’t bad enough, we are paying them billions of dollars in pensions that many of them will collect for much longer than they ever worked. A government employee who worked for 20 years may collect a pension Continue reading Government Employee Pensions Bankrupting Minnesota

Americans Spend More on Taxes Than on Food and Clothes Combined

Americans on average spent more on taxes in 2016 than they did on food and clothing combined, according to data released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The same data also shows that in three years—from 2013 to 2016—the average tax bill for Americans increased 41.13 percent. In 2016, according to BLS, “consumer units” (which include families, financially Continue reading Americans Spend More on Taxes Than on Food and Clothes Combined

Connecticut Collapsing Under Liberalism

The land of steady habits has a money problem. Connecticut, the richest state in the nation, has racked up $74 billion in debt. Its finances have more in common with Puerto Rico than Massachusetts, as the home of America’s financial wizards struggles to pay off its massive obligations big as the bills come due on decades of mismanagement. While ballooning Continue reading Connecticut Collapsing Under Liberalism

Burger-Flipping Robot is the Natural Result of Minimum Wage Hikes

Meet Flippy, the burger flipping robot. Flippy may soon be the one cooking your burger at your favorite fast-food restaurant thanks to Leftists. When government artificially and arbitrarily imposes increased labor costs on businesses by raising the minimum wage, this is the natural result. From The Blaze: Miso Robotics, a California-based tech start-up, has created an incredible new robotic fry Continue reading Burger-Flipping Robot is the Natural Result of Minimum Wage Hikes

Minneapolis City Council Votes to Kill Jobs with $15-Hour Minimum Wage – Democrat Congressman Celebrates

“The Minneapolis City Council just approved raising the minimum wage to $15! That’s such good news, I had to sing a song to celebrate,” Ellison wrote on Twitter. Ellison tweeted the video Friday afternoon of himself singing a song about the city’s passage of the $15 minimum wage to the tune of Motown’s “Money (That’s What I Want)” while he Continue reading Minneapolis City Council Votes to Kill Jobs with $15-Hour Minimum Wage – Democrat Congressman Celebrates

Justice Dept Warns Employers Not to Discriminate Against U.S. Citizens

Well, this is certainly a change from the Obama Administration. Imagine that… an American Presidential Administration protecting American workers! From The Washington Examiner: The Justice Department warned employers Monday not to discriminate against U.S. workers by over-hiring foreign workers under the H-1B visa program. Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division Tom Wheeler said in a release that Continue reading Justice Dept Warns Employers Not to Discriminate Against U.S. Citizens

38% of Jobs in the U.S. May Be Lost to Robots

Pay attention Leftists, Your constant agitation for a $15 per hour minimum wage will only cause more poor and low-skilled Americans to lose their jobs altogether. But then again, you would love that! Millions more Americans on Welfare and dependent upon government for their existence… all voting for the Party of Government, aka Democrats! From The Los Angeles Times: More Continue reading 38% of Jobs in the U.S. May Be Lost to Robots

The Trump Economic Boom Has Begun!

When you have a President who wants to “fundamentally transform” the country into just another over-overtaxed and over-regulated Socialist Utopia, there are consequences. One of those consequences is significantly reduced economic activity. When you elect a President who promises to do the exact opposite, that too has consequences. Once of those consequences is an economic boom. From The Daily Mail: U.S. Continue reading The Trump Economic Boom Has Begun!