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New Bill Sets Up National Manufacturing Skills Credential

The AMERICA Works Act would establish a national credentialing system for manufacturing skills like welding and machining. Sen. Kay Hagan D-NC, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind. and Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev. are co-sponsoring the bill. The Winston-Salem Journal explains, in...

Once Upon a Time, Corporations Paid Taxes

The current European revolt against CEO greed, if successful, might leave Corporate Europe looking just like Corporate America — in the 1950s. In America today, the New York Times reports, we’re living in “a golden age” — for corporate profits. These earnings have...

Progressive Breakfast

MORNING MESSAGE: Will The Media Cover The “Back To Work” Budget?’s Bill Scher: “For the past 24 hours, the media has dutifully reported on the budget proposal from Rep. Paul Ryan, even though everyone knows it is extremely unlikely to become...

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