Views on Food: Dealing with the drought and rising food prices
Tell her the word and get $5 in coupons to spend on food ... the Historical Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. I did, and I can tell you whether the price of just about anything, from 2006 compared ...
Steve King "begs" Obama not to make him use the "I-Word"
In recent weeks as they prepared, and eventually did vote to Sue the President for not implementing ... Gutierrez, who meets often with the president, is implying that Obama, before Labor Day and by executive order, will grant de facto amnesty to five ...
Wonkbook: The policy implications of the Ebola crisis
Wonkbook’s Number of the Day: 5,305 ... Food and Drug Administration, injecting its first patient with the drug on January 14. This is the phase where drug companies test whether a drug is safe....The drug got added to the FDA's 'fast track' schedule ...
The Expendables: How The Temps Who Power Corporate Giants Are Getting Crushed
The proportion of temp workers in the labor force reached its peak in early 2000 before the ... Workers in several cities said they feel pressured to get on the vans or lose the job. They usually pay $7 to $8 a day for the round trip.
Catboat ‘clubhouse’ reopens
Just prior to the 10-year anniversary of its destruction in 2004’s Hurricane Ivan ... $650,000 in repairs needed on the old house, but the labor costs proved daunting. “I need to get across how appreciative we are for the property sponsorship ...