ALG's Daily Grind - Minimum Wage Hike: Great politics, bad policy

Feb. 21, 2013

Minimum Wage Hike: Great politics, bad policy

Why $9? Why not $18? Obama understands that you cannot set the minimum wage at any rate you please. There are tradeoffs and Obama knows that going too high will result in higher unemployment.

Cartoon: Media outrage

The mainstream media double standard rears its ugly head once more.

Background Checks deemed discriminatory by Obama Administration agencies

The EEOC and OFCCP have each determined that employers who use background checks for hiring may be engaging in prohibited discrimination against blacks. Does the same therefore apply to background checks for guns?

WSJ: Germany and Spain Move to Curb Green-Energy Supports

Germany and Spain are pulling the plug on their green energy subsidies amid crushing electricity inflation, raising the question of why aren't we?