Walmart, the country’s largest private employer, pays 825,000 workers less than $25,000 a year. The president needs to push it to pay its low-wage workforce more. Continue reading
- May 8, 2014 | Perspectives
- January 29, 2014
The president only included a vague throwaway line about trade. Continue reading
- February 22, 2013 | BlogWhat if, instead of tying the minimum wage to the cost of living, we tied it to the earnings of the top 1 percent?
- February 14, 2013 | Blog
Voting rights activists debate if Obama’s new non-partisan commission, announced in his State of the Union address, is enough to fix the problems. Continue reading
- February 13, 2013 | BillBoardOur roundup of interesting reactions and analysis of President Obama's speech that are worth a read.
- February 8, 2013 | Group Think
In this Group Think, we asked writers, activists and academics to write parts of President Obama’s speech. See what they drafted. MORE