1. D

    Donald Trump's economic plan won’t fix middle America

    Trump's vision for America is tantamount to throwing scalding hot water on the naked. It will no more help the Middle Class and especially the poor and minorities than trying to fix a broken dam with a piece of gauze. Americans know and realize this and that is why they are turning...
  2. Devil505

    D. Trump admits that his party set the Middle East ablaze

    After almost a year of blaming President Obama and HRC, the Trump campaign today admitted that the problems in the ME can be laid at the feet of the 50 GOP security officials who unanimously signed a letter calling him a danger to this country. So it wasn't Obama or HRC after all...
  3. excalibur

    Hillary: ‘We Are Going To Raise Taxes On The Middle Class’

    The truth came out in a Freudian slip. Hillary 'We Are Going To Raise Taxes On The Middle Class' | The Daily Caller
  4. Southern Dad

    Salaried Manager Exemption Screws Middle Class

    Back in May, the Department of Labor made the announcement that it was going to take the minimum salary requirement for the Administrative and Managerial Exemption from $23,660 to $47,476 per year. This takes effect on December 1, 2016. Employers have the last few months have been meeting with...
  5. bajisima

    Democrats infighting over trade has put Clinton in the middle

    "Hillary Clinton has found herself in the middle of a fight within the U.S. Democratic Party over the Pacific Rim trade pact, between President Barack Obama, who backs the deal, and opponents whose help is crucial to her White House bid. A showdown over trade is expected on Friday and Saturday...
  6. L

    Business Leaders Have Abandoned the Middle Class

    "Brexit seems to have finally woken the political and economic elites on both sides of the Atlantic to a reality they’ve been trying desperately, for years, to ignore: the middle class is suffering, and terribly. In both the UK and the U.S., median incomes have been stagnant for decades...
  7. J

    Say goodbye to the middle class, the real strength of this country

    The regressive party and the likes of paul ryan with their schismatic for the continued destruction of the middle class and the burying of the working poor. Regressive will beat around the bush trying to make up all these make believe idea on why it is happening but there is one fact that says...
  8. Madeline

    American Middle Class In Severe Jeopardy

    Fewer Americans today are middle class than at any time since WW II, by portion of the total population. As serious a threat as that is, what's worse is the HUGE number of middle class families who are one bad day away from poverty. 76 million Americans are struggling financially or just...
  9. bajisima

    America's middle class is shrinking almost everywhere

    "The share of middle-income households declined in 90% of the country's 229 metro areas between 2000 and 2014, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center, released Wednesday. The middle class contraction is also happening on a national scale. Overall, some 51% of Americans lived in...
  10. meridian5455

    Out of touch alert: Sanders thinks this is the foundation of the middle class

    The minimum wage was originally described as “socialist.” Today it is seen as the foundation of the middle class - Bernie Sanders https://twitter.com/SenSanders?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Didn't the foundation of the middle class used to be home ownership?
  11. bajisima

    The middle class is no longer the majority

    Middle class Americans are now outnumbered by those above and below them and are "falling behind financially", according to new analysis of government data by the Pew Research Center. "The beginning of 2015 saw 120.8 million adults living in middle-income homes, compared with 121.3 million...
  12. PACE

    Retail Powerhouse in the Middle East boycotts Trump's products

    over his muslim comments. Dubai retail giant suspends sales of Trump products amid 'Muslim ban' furore - ArabianBusiness.com
  13. boontito

    I'd Like To Talk About Refuge Seeking Middle Easterners Being Denied

    I'd Like To Talk About Refuge Seeking Middle Easterners Being Denied... But since it's not even Thanksgiving yet it's probably too early for the story of the birth of Jesus. Happy Holidays!
  14. bajisima

    Clinton hits Sanders over middle class tax hikes

    Am guessing Hillary Clinton is not a fan of single payer healthcare.. "Three days after the fairly cordial second Democratic debate, Clinton’s campaign is mounting an attack against Sen. Bernie Sanders for proposals to raise taxes on the middle class that were part of the national...
  15. Goofball

    Texas, MI, AR, and AL give Obama the middle finger.

    They told him to keep his Syrian terrorist refugees out of their states. Good for them. Abbott: Texas to Block Syrian Refugee Resettlement | The Texas Tribune
  16. GordonGecko

    Ben Carson explains his Middle East policy at last night's debate-

    Carson was asked if he supported President Obama's decision to put special operation forces in Syria and leave U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Here's what Carson said: Well, putting the special ops people in there is better than not having them there because they — that's why they're called...
  17. meridian5455

    Middle Schooler May Be Charged With Assault For Throwing Carrot

    A middle schooler in Virginia could face criminal assault charges after tossing a baby carrot at a teacher, her mother says. Aliya May, 14, told WTVR News she was only kidding around last month when she threw a small orange carrot at a teacher she was passing in the hallway at Moody Middle...
  18. PACE

    Middle minded gun owners largely ignored in the stentorian discourse

    a majority of middle minded gun owners favor stronger enforcement of back ground checks and also limitation on the number of guns owned by gun owners, Unfortunately, one of the most vocal who has written a book on the subject, has had his life threatened. That's not the way to carry on a...
  19. Babba

    Kissinger poisoned the Middle East

    This article is one example of how our - and other Western powers - idiotic and selfish meddling in the ME brought it to the mess it is today. But Kissinger was specifically idiotic and should most certainly not be a respected statesman or diplomat. I highly recommend this article...
  20. boontito

    Middle East Refugees: If 85000 Is Too Many, How Many Do You Suggest?

    With America being a nation of immigrants, it seems like we'd be able to come together and agree on a number that's acceptable to everyone. This country has benefitted greatly from its immigrant heritage. Do we not have a responsibility to share with other nations of the world in the effort to...