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Wall Street Praises Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s VP: ‘What’s Not to Like?’

Wall Street executives are praising Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden’s choosing Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate against President Trump, feeling they dodged…

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Blue Collar American Men Fall Out of Labor Force at Highest Rate in 20 Years

The labor force participation rate among working class, native-born American men has hit a 20-year low, research shows.

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No Labor Shortage: Working Class Americans Hardest Hit by Joblessness

Working class Americans are experiencing a higher level of unemployment than middle class and white-collar professionals — showing no signs of a labor shortage —…

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Billionaire Koch Network: ‘Critical’ to Increase Legal Immigration While 30M Americans are Jobless

The pro-mass immigration Koch brothers’ network of billionaire, donor class organizations is begging President Trump not to reduce foreign worker competition against the roughly 30…

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Pinkerton: ‘Essential Workers’ Point the Way to a Republican Workers Party 

The Republican Party should always abide by its core principles, and yet at the same time, it should return to its Lincolnian roots, becoming the avowed…

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Michael Lind: ‘Only Institution Where Republicans Have Any Power Left in Society Is Elective Government’

Conservatives must not shun the last institution — elective government — within which they have some power, said Michael Lind.

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Romney’s Bain Capital Profited Billions by Bankrupting American Workers

Sen. Mitt Romney’s (R-UT) investment firm Bain Capital, which he co-founded, profited billions between 1992 and 1997 by collecting huge dividends for investors that eventually…

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Census Bureau: Migration to America Drops to Lowest Level This Decade

Overall net migration has dropped to the lowest level this decade, according to the latest Census Bureau data.

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Trump’s Working Class Agenda Remaking GOP in Economic Nationalist Mold

President Donald Trump’s working class agenda has upset the established order of things inside the Republican Party, remaking the GOP into a workers’ party.

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Working Class Secures Largest Wage Hikes Thanks to Tight Labor Market

The bottom 25 percent of American wage earners secured the largest wage hikes year-to-year compared to all others for November, newly released data reveals, thanks…

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White House: Trump’s Economic Boom Benefiting Working Class Most

Blue-collar and working class Americans are seeing the “biggest gains” within Donald Trump’s econony, said WH spokesperson Adam Kennedy,

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Labor Unions Come Out Strong to Support Trump Trade Deal: ‘Huge Win for Working People in America’

The nation’s most prominent labor unions are coming out strong to support President Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade deal that will replace the job-killing…

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Why The Right Should Care About Income Inequality

Widening inequality and slowing social mobility really is a problem in America, and government policies championed by the elite have exacerbated this inequality.

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