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The last several weeks have seen some troubling stories about violent/criminal behavior by National Football League players. The Minnesota Vikings have the case of Adrian Peterson to deal with, ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 08:21 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Having no dogs, or kittens to show you,
by Ole Texan
Comment Count 56 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 06:20 AM PST with 12 Recommends
NBC News did a disservice to every American in its news reporting on the supposed effects of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) on some small businesses. The story was reported by NBC senior ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Aug 14, 2013 at 09:11 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
My (sorta) new job has recently implemented a new PTO policy. You earn so many hours per pay period depending on seniority. I've only been there six months so will barely earn enough for a trip ...
by shades at midnite
Comment Count 46 comments on Tue Apr 30, 2013 at 03:18 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Beginning in January 2014, employers with over 50 full-time employees will need to offer health insurance or pay a fine. But, this only applies to employees working 30 hours a week or more. A ...
by Tailfish
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Apr 16, 2013 at 06:42 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
When one hears a title of a story like “ Seven million will lose insurance under Obama health law ”, the rule thumb is to first panic. Should not Obamacare have ensured that that would not occur?
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 01:27 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Businessman says he'll spend $50K to train new workers - but only if Romney wins Frank Duffy with Duffy Realty in Alpharetta said his company will spend $50,000 to train 100 new real estate agents, ...
by atlpeach
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 07:18 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
The Republican version of the American Dream is a perverted vision, one where owners are successes and employees are the filth between your toes after a long hike through a swamp in ill-fitting boots.
by dhonig
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2012 at 08:58 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
In his new book The Coming Job War , Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of the polling firm The Gallup Organization, argues that we are at beginning stages of a worldwide war for jobs: “A global jobs ...
by Doctor Mxyzptlk
Comment Count 96 comments on Wed Feb 29, 2012 at 04:03 PM PST with 52 Recommends
With the size and scope of Daily Kos I'm sure this has been covered about 80 gazilion times. So what's one more? I work for a small business owner. He's done very well having opened up his first "...
by HoosierDebsOleMan
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jan 15, 2012 at 09:56 PM PST with 5 Recommends
MSNBC is saying that they're not suspending Keith Olbermann because he made political donations. They say it's because he didn't get management's approval first, which violates their employment ...
by Man is 5
Comment Count 151 comments on Fri Nov 05, 2010 at 12:28 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
There are those at the top, the Goldmanites, the Wall Streeters, the shakers and the movers behind the scenes. Then there are the rest of us. The small business owner. The employee punching ...
by sharistuff
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 07:07 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Oh, those poor souls who are crying so hard about the legislation provided for Universal Healthcare in ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Nov 09, 2009 at 03:13 PM PST with 9 Recommends
A friend said yesterday that she would rather pay the high health care premiums than try to figure out the issue as it was just so mind boggling complex. I know many here are in agreement with that ...
by SusanL143
Comment Count 64 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2009 at 07:44 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
"Bush Receives MRI of Left Shoulder President Bush has an exam while at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, in an attempt to find out why he has been experiencing pain recently. "
by bikeman
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 26, 2008 at 02:35 PM PST with 8 Recommends
As you know, the standard employer-employee relationship in the United States is one of "employment at will." This means that the employee is free to quit at any time, and the employer is free to ...
by Ashley Taylor
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2007 at 04:14 AM PST with 7 Recommends
What on earth are American businesspeople thinking? Why aren’t employers fighting for a real alternative to this ineffective and inefficient system of employer-based healthcare? As we see ...
by California Nurses Shum
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Jan 31, 2007 at 01:40 PM PST with 12 Recommends
by slangist
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 02, 2006 at 03:42 PM PDT with 1 Recommend