US Dept. of Labor: Florida farms cheated workers out of about $670,770 in wages. DOL fines farms additional $128,850 for violating federal laws. (At last! Fair treatment for farm workers?)
A group of wealthy Americans -- the Patriotic Millionaires for Fiscal Strength -- has asked higher taxes for themselves and 370,000 others who earn more than $1,000,000 in one year. Read 'Millionaires' response to Sen. Orin Hatch. And write a letter to Gov. Scott!
Move to Amend seeks to establish that 'money is not speech' and 'human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights.' A report on the 'Move to Amend' Seminar in West Palm Beach on March 12, 2011. By Barbara Murphy.
At the beginning of this year, Wisconson was on course to end 2011 with a budget surplus of $120 million. Newly elected GOP Governor Scott Walker then "signed two business tax breaks and a conservative health-care policy experiment that lowers overall tax revenues (among other things). The new legislation was not offset, and it turned a surplus into a deficit." ...Walker then used the deficit he'd created as the justification for assaulting his state's public employees… and his continuing attack on union labor. / MICHAEL MOORE VIDEO