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How The Michigan GOP Gutted A Minimum Wage Hike And Paid Sick Leave

5 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

“We consider it just an undermining of democracy, the will of the people, and a slap in the face to all of the work that we did,” said one activist.
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Michigan Legislature passes bills gutting wage, paid sick time laws

Michigan Legislature passes bills gutting wage, paid sick time laws

5 monthes ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

The Republican-led Michigan Legislature on Tuesday passed bills that would delay a minimum wage hike and scale back paid sick leave requirements, an unprecedented lame-duck strategy that was endorsed legally by the state's conservative attorney general despite criticism that it is unconstitutional. ...
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Pete Buttigieg: 'I Trust Women To Draw The Line' On Their Own Abortions

Pete Buttigieg: 'I Trust Women To Draw The Line' On Their Own Abortions

The South Bend, Indiana, mayor running for president did not take the bait Sunday at his Fox News town hall when asked about his opinion on abortion rights. Read more ...

Trump: Fox News 'wasting airtime on Mayor Pete'

Trump: Fox News 'wasting airtime on Mayor Pete'

President Donald Trump took another swipe at Fox News on Sunday, saying ahead of its scheduled town hall with Pete Buttigieg that his favorite network was “wasting airtime” on... Read more ...

Trayvon Martin's Mom Makes a Big Announcement

Trayvon Martin's Mom Makes a Big Announcement

Trayvon Martin's mother is running for political office, the Miami Herald reports. Sybrina Fulton-whose son was infamously shot dead by a neighborhood crime watch captain in... Read more ...

Republican Rep. Justin Amash Calls For Trump's Impeachment

Republican Rep. Justin Amash Calls For Trump's Impeachment

Amash is the first GOP member of Congress to say the legislative body should take that action. Read more ...

Bernie Sanders Unveils Anti-Charter School Education Plan

Bernie Sanders Unveils Anti-Charter School Education Plan

The release of the 2020 presidential hopeful's proposal coincides with the anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Read more ...

Austria's Vice Chancellor Quits After Video Surfaces Of Meeting With Russian...

Austria's Vice Chancellor Quits After Video Surfaces Of Meeting With Russian Investor

The video appeared to show Heinz-Christian Strache offering business deals for political support. Strache, of Austria's far-right Freedom Party, called the taping a "targeted... Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg Tells 11-Year-Old Girl How To Stand Up To A Bully

Pete Buttigieg Tells 11-Year-Old Girl How To Stand Up To A Bully

"Sometimes you just want to give it right back," he said, but then offered a better solution. Read more ...

George Conway Slams Trump For Attacking Republican Who Called For Impeachment

George Conway Slams Trump For Attacking Republican Who Called For Impeachment

"You never stop lying, do you?" Conway taunts. Read more ...

Critic renews suit over Trump financial disclosure

Critic renews suit over Trump financial disclosure

President Donald Trump is facing a new lawsuit accusing him of obscuring his personal debts by burying them among his businesses' financial obligations on annual disclosure... Read more ...

Ex-Navy SEAL who claims to have killed Bin Laden: Afghanistan War ‘can't be...

Ex-Navy SEAL who claims to have killed Bin Laden: Afghanistan War ‘can't be solved with bullets and bombs'

The former Navy SEAL who claims to have fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden in 2011 says the U.S. military needs a new strategy in Afghanistan, where troops eight years... Read more ...