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Retirement Pensions for Public Workers

Sub-Title: How to immediately get into an argument with your otherwise very reasonable cop and firefighter friends. Like many people, I have lots of cop and firefighter friends and several other friends that otherwise work in city or state job.  One thing I always approach with some trepidation is the …

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Minimum Wage Increase Hurts Poor, Helps Unions

In January, President Obama used a portion of his State of the Union speech to talk about his efforts to increase the federal minimum wage.  He, and other Democrat Party leaders, are hoping this issue will gain traction and make voters in November think about their paychecks instead of their …

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