African Americans are experiencing the sharpest edge of layoffs of government and other public workers across the country
Republicans on the committee favor closing the deficits entirely by cutting spending, including Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.
Considering the many cuts found in the Governor's budget, some wonder why he continues to spend public funds by ordering the arrest of peaceful protesters at Occupy Nashville
Thousands of students, labor leaders, and community activits tuned in to the AFL-CIO’s “America Wants to Work” National Teach-In last week.
More than 700 people packed the auditorium of Sequim High School to applaud angry blasts at Wall Street greed.
It is time for us all to ask the billion-dollar question: What is the role of the United States Postal Service in the 21st century?
Republican Gov. Chris Christie, notorious for his insistence that the federal government stay out of New Jersey, is already demanding federal aid.
The U.S. collects less in corporate taxes as a share of GDP than 24 out of 26 industrialized countries, ahead of only Chile and Mexico.
Ten thousand Detroit Public Schools teachers and support staff are quickly finding out how undemocratic Michigan's emergency manager law is.
Demonstrators gathered around the country calling on public officials to respond to the economic crisis by putting people back to work in good jobs.