Posts Tagged ‘1%’

Jan
2012
18

Over 1,000,000 Wisconsinites Sign Scott Walker Recall Petitions

Over 1,000,000 Wisconsinites Sign Scott Walker Recall Petitions
Yesterday, January 17th, was the day volunteers in Wisconsin had been anticipating for months. They braved the cold and withstood smear ads to collect Scott Walker recall petition signatures. Finally, their collective hard work paid off as United Wisconsin turned in over 1,000,000 signatures to the Government Accountability Board of Wisconsin at...
Dec
2011
27

Mayor Gloomberg Opposes a Living Wage, Would Rather Pass the City’s Millions Out Unchecked

Mayor Gloomberg Opposes a Living Wage, Would Rather Pass the City's Millions Out Unchecked
Self-anointed King of the 1%, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, is currently trying to defeat the “Fair Wages for New Yorkers Act” that is currently before City Council. This “living wage law” would set wages for any future development act that receives financial assistance of $1 million or higher from the city. If...
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