Talk about strange bill-fellows! HR 860 (Social Security 2100 Act) has gained the endorsement of former Republican Congressman Mark Meadows. A founder of the House Freedom Caucus in 2015, Meadows was just named White House Chief of Staff by President Donald Trump. This same House bill to modernize Social Security is co-sponsored by Democrat Congresswoman … Continue reading Tulsi Gabbard is the co-sponsor of a terrific Social Security bill also endorsed by Mark Meadows – Trump’s new Chief of Staff
No country has sent more of its nationals to the United States over the last decade than China, according to the Census Bureau. In 2006, 350,000 Mexican nationals legally arrived in the U.S., which was more than Chinese, Indians, and Canadians combined. A dozen years later, it was China that supplied the most foreign-born immigrants … Continue reading China and India – not Mexico – are now sending us the most “legal” immigrants to take our very best jobs and lower all wages
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMgamzziQMM DAVOS, the 2020 World Economic Forum (WEF), had special guests from the Club of Rome last month, and the question is why would the richest folks in the world invite an organization publicly advocating programs that supposedly restrict free markets and reduce capitalist profits? The answer is population control, a goal shared by both … Continue reading Why was Club of Rome invited to attend the W.E.F. in Davos?
What a guy! "Jeff" Bezos, the world's richest person, has been paid the same $81,840 salary from Amazon for two decades. Perhaps, because he needed extra cash last year to pay grocery bills, divorce lawyers and utilities, Bezos sold $1.8 billion of his Amazon stock, and kept about $1.44 billion after 20% federal capital gains … Continue reading Many of America’s biggest companies paid no federal income tax last year, or had credits under new corporate-friendly tax law
Who needs a government? What's so great about the right to vote for your local, state or national leaders? Why not allow a corporation decide how much to spend on your schools, police, roads and hospitals? If these questions sound outlandish, you haven't heard of the newest trend - private cities - where a chief … Continue reading Corporate private cities – no rights, no votes and no protests!
Treachery in Congress as 123 Republicans and half as many Democrats in the Senate and House have begged the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) acting secretary, Chad Wolf, to ship more low-wage foreign workers into the United States. In a January 27 letter to Wolf, 26 Republican Senators and 97 GOP House members demanded DHS … Continue reading 123 in Congress want to import more foreign workers to replace Americans, reduce wages and break a Donald Trump promise
Two big lies have been fed to the American worker by media, think tanks and politicians: Raising the minimum wage to $15 only helps entry-level and very young workers. An increased minimum wage to $15 leads to fewer jobs and closed businesses. The first claim is usually presented as: Only 542,000 American workers are at … Continue reading Pains of poverty from slave pay are just ignored by politicians; Elite class uses phony arguments to fight $15 minimum wage
The corporate exec was sincere when he explained to me why he didn't pay most of his workers a wage higher than $14.25 an hour: That rate keeps them under $30,000, and that's about the cutoff for Medicaid and many other public assistance programs for a family of three. Without Medicaid they would have to … Continue reading Young couple (drive two Ferraris and own a $700,000 home) charged $21 for 3-day hospital stay. Average senior pays $1,364.