Posts Tagged ‘senate’

Jul
2016
28

Theft-Leaning Politics: Senate Cafeteria Workers Owed $1M in Back Wages

Theft-Leaning Politics: Senate Cafeteria Workers Owed $1M in Back Wages
  As if Congress wasn’t unpopular enough already. Turns out we can add wage theft to the puny list of accomplishments put forth by the Senate under Republican control. According to an investigation by the Department of Labor, federal contractors owe upwards of $1 million to Senate cafeteria workers: The DOL announced it found Restaurant...
May
2014
2

Proposal to Reverse Citizens United, McCutcheon Introduced by Top Dems in Senate Hearing

Proposal to Reverse Citizens United, McCutcheon Introduced by Top Dems in Senate Hearing
  During a Senate Rules Committee hearing New York Senator Charles Schumer said that the Senate will vote on a constitutional amendment to effectively reverse the Supreme Court’s Citizens United and FEC v. McCutcheon decisions.  The hearing fell victim to predictable partisan divide with no compromise in sight, but Schumer spoke out in...
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