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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?)

In mid-July, Pat Jotkoff of West Melbourne was invited to the White House with a hundred other community leaders across Florida, for a briefing on affairs of great interest. And yes, President Obama came in to speak with her group! Pat Jotkoff shares the enlightening experience with us.

Debt Ceiling Politics

Thursday, 14 July 2011 12:16

Politics and the current debt ceiling crisis in Congress, a clearly communicated, insightful discussion on MSNBC's The Last Word.

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!

Foreclosure Prevention Assistance Available

Thursday, 24 March 2011 13:56
Foreclosure prevention assistance is available for unemployed and under-employed -- temporary financial assistance for eligible homeowners. Application process expected to begin in late April 2011.
At FIRST THURSDAY April 7, three prominent local union leaders talk about the importance of organized labor, how American workers got to where they are today -- and the future -- as wages, benefits, health care, retirement programs and collective bargaining for working people are under attack.

Treasurey Dept. stops $4.207 million payment from UN Foundation Fund intended to fight AIDS and tuberculosis in Cuba.

Koch Brothers Exposed...

Friday, 18 March 2011 08:20
KOCH BRIEFS: 'Koch Brothers Exposed' -- new film coming from Robert Greenwald. Koch brothers have donated $324 million to influence political affairs. / Koch Watch website established. / Boycott of Koch products urged, listed here.

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.

Support 'Wisconsin 14'

Sunday, 06 March 2011 09:41

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

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