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  • May 05, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Career focus ignored in discussion of income inequality

    two business womenA think tank continues to shed light on what is called the "wage gap" between male and female workers. The new focus involves the difference between the life choices of male and female college graduates.

  • May 03, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    A look at ObamaCare premiums for 2017

    healthcare costs 620x300While many people are focused on the presidential campaigns, insurance companies are working on how big an increase they want in ObamaCare premiums.

  • May 03, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Small businesses collateral damage in $15/hr ruling

    minimum wage illustrationThe Supreme Court's decision this week not to hear a challenge involving Seattle's minimum wage could impact a lot of people.

  • May 02, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Manufacturing weighs big in Indiana vote


    Manufacturing may play a big role in the minds of some Indiana voters on Tuesday.

  • May 01, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Capitalism rejected by majority of adults under 30

    high school graduationWith the self-proclaimed socialist, Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) being the hands-down favorite for young Americans looking for a Democratic presidential candidate, the results from a recent survey confirms this Leftist bent, showing that more than half of American adults under 30 reject capitalism.

  • April 29, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Labor representative reporting rule burdens businesses

    worried business manA new rule from the Department of Labor impacts business owners and workers, but critics say it gives an unfair advantage to unions.

  • April 29, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Shining a light on GE hypocrisy

    GE logoGeneral Electric investors have been made aware of allegations the corporate giant engages in "religious liberty hypocrisy."

  • April 28, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Businesses: Don't always buy your stuff

    wallet with moneyThere's a new chapter in the "eat this, not that" movement, and it's providing plenty of food for thought.

  • April 26, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Here they come: Increased healthcare premiums

    doctor writing prescriptionBuyer beware. ObamaCare premiums are expected to be a lot higher next year – and one policy expert says consumers really shouldn't be surprised.

  • April 25, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    Housing analyst weighs in on D.C. politics

    House for saleThe presidential candidates have a lot of issues to focus on, but should they share some ideas about housing?

  • April 22, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    The 15-bucks-an-hour roller coaster

    minimum wage picketsThe push continues for a $15-an-hour minimum wage – and while critics warn it will lead to automation and job cuts, one observer says it could result in more offshoring.

  • April 21, 2016 Staff

    Target aims to please transgenders

    Target emblem with rainbowThe Target retail chain says it wants its staff and customers to know that they are welcome to use the store restrooms and fitting rooms that correspond to whatever sex they believe themselves to be.