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    “Learn to code” is today’s equivalent of “let them eat cake.” It’s no less obnoxious and unrealistic when conveyed to out-of-work BuzzFeed and HuffPo writers than it was when originally thrown at truck drivers, factory workers, and coal miners. But it is so much more deserved

    “Learn to code” is today’s equivalent of “let them eat cake.” It’s no less obnoxious and unrealistic when conveyed to out-of-work BuzzFeed and HuffPo writers than it was when originally thrown at truck drivers, factory workers, and coal miners. But it is so much more deserved View Reddit by WTCMolybdenum4753 – View Source More

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    Eric Trump attacks ‘incompetent’ lawmakers for his dad’s golf club hiring undocumented workers

    (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); Eric Trump was deeply offended by The Washington Post’s explosive revelation that his dad’s New York golf club had been abruptly firing undocumented immigrant workers during the recent government […] More

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    Hundreds Of Federal Workers And Supporters Protest Shutdown In Senate Building

    Now 33 days into the government’s record-length partial shutdown, furloughed federal workers took to the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C., in droves to call for the government to reopen. On Wednesday, about 500 government workers, union leaders and supporters gathered in the building to protest — chanting phrases like “No more food banks, we need paychecks!” — said Jacqueline Simon, the policy director of the American Federation of Government Employees. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer […] More

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    Alaska Governor’s Mass-Firing of State Workers Violated the First Amendment

    Days after being elected governor of Alaska, Michael Dunleavy requested resignations from more than 1,200 at-will state employees. Those who didn’t resign were later fired. This kind of political retaliation against non-political state workers is an attack on the very foundations of free speech and good government. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * […] More

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    Trump Shutdown Costs Workers $5,000 In Wages, Pushes Economy Closer To A Recession

    It’s day 27 of the Trump Shutdown, and hundreds of thousands of workers have already lost thousands of dollars in wages. Meanwhile, the economic costs of Trump’s government shutdown continue to get worse. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); […] More

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    The Nuclear Option – Democrats Using Federal Workers as Human Shields to Keep Border Open – Federal government does not exist to provide jobs to federal workers – It exists to serve the American people – No such service is greater than the basic enforcement of laws & protection of our borders

    The Nuclear Option – Democrats Using Federal Workers as Human Shields to Keep Border Open – Federal government does not exist to provide jobs to federal workers – It exists to serve the American people – No such service is greater than the basic enforcement of laws & protection of our borders View Reddit by asiatrails – View Source More

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    California has a new plan to give a monthly check to low-income residents. The governor plans to dramatically increase funding for the state’s tax credit program for low-income workers, and change up the way it’s delivered so people can get support year-round.

    California has a new plan to give a monthly check to low-income residents. The governor plans to dramatically increase funding for the state’s tax credit program for low-income workers, and change up the way it’s delivered so people can get support year-round. View Reddit by Crs2Per – View Source More

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    Free markets for federal workers affected by shutdown open in D.C. area

    The government shutdown became the longest in American history overnight, leaving 800,000 federal employees furloughed or working without pay. Federal workers received $0 pay stubs on Friday, their first pay day covering the shutdown period. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { […] More

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    US government warns workers paid by mistake not to spend money during shutdown

    As hundreds of thousands of federal workers fretted on Friday about how they will pay bills amid the partial government shutdown, the missed pay-checks turned out to be particularly cruel for nearly three dozen employees at one obscure government agency. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > […] More

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    ‘We want our pay!’ furloughed U.S. workers shout at White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hundreds of furloughed federal employees chanting “We want our pay!” marched on the White House on Thursday, the 20th day of a partial government shutdown over U.S. President Donald Trump’s demand for border wall funding. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) […] More

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