Business (2019)



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  • July 22, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    High minimum wage not paying off

    Sorry, we're closedA Seattle-based restaurant chain has filed for bankruptcy, and according to the owner, the state's minimum wage mandate is to blame.

  • July 19, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    Wage hike bill panned as bad policy

    restaurant serverIt's not likely the Senate will take up a bill approved by the House to increase the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour – and a policy director at the Conservative Partnership Institute thinks that's a good thing.

  • July 12, 2019
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Home Depot co-founder rips anti-Trumpers as communists

    anti-Trump protestersHome Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus is making no apologies about donating funds to President Donald Trump’s campaign, blasting anti-Trump protesters who called for a boycott of his company nothing short of communists.

  • July 12, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    America simply can't afford a $15/hr. min. wage

    $15 an hour protesters (new pic) (1)A new report finds that a $15-per-hour minimum wage would boost pay for 17 million workers in the United States – but many of those employees also stand to lose their jobs.

  • July 11, 2019
    Charlie Butts

    Amazon, pushed by LGBT activist, drops numerous books

    Amazon logoAmazon.com apparently is in full lock step with the homosexual agenda as it continues to discontinue books about ex-homosexuals.

  • July 08, 2019
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Customer has barista boot 6 cops, Starbucks sorry

    Starbucks signWhile drinking coffee at a Starbucks before their shift on the 4th of July, six police officers in Tempe, Arizona, were approached by a barista who instructed them to leave a customer’s line of view or leave the shop – noting the coffee drinker complained and “did not feel safe” in their presence.

  • July 02, 2019
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Nike bows to Kaepernick, pulls 4th of July shoe

    Nike logo (red)In addition to making unemployed former San Francisco 49er quarterback-turned social justice activist Colin Kaepernick its poster child through a $30-million contract, Nike bowed to the 31-year-old’s demand to cancel its American flag shoe because he deemed it offensive.

  • July 02, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    Gun-hating CA adds background checks for ammo

    AR-15 ammoThe state of California is no fan of gun owners and the Second Amendment, and now purchasing ammunition has become a hassle, too.

  • June 21, 2019
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Chick-fil-A now #3 restaurant chain in U.S.

    Chick-fil-A restauranteDespite incessant attacks from the left and being open one less day per week than its competitors, Chick-fil-A soared to become the third-largest restaurant chain in the United States – behind only McDonald’s and Starbucks – and figures show the Christian-owned eatery is quickly closing the gap.

  • June 12, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    Compassion for baby penguins … not so for baby humans

    AMC Networks logoA conservative activist says the network that produces a highly popular series set during a fictional "zombie apocalypse" is clearly what he calls a "pro-death company" – and it's not because of the popularity of the zombie series.

  • June 11, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    'Diverse balance of thought' not on company's bucket list

    unbalanced scalesA multibillion-dollar software company has been reminded that its focus should be on selling its products – not "using its outsized power as a weapon of left-wing social engineering."

  • June 10, 2019
    Chris Woodward

    Celia: Why's Walmart waiting on the gov't?

    Walmart shopping cartThe head of multinational retail corporation wants Congress to do something about the federal minimum wage, but not everyone is fond of the company's approach.

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