War on American Tax-payers Continues


On Monday, a resolution overturning rules implementing the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces executive order cleared the Senate and was sent to the White House. The measure blocks Labor Department regulations requiring contractors to disclose to the government their labor law violations

Congress Passes Rollback of Contractor Accountability Measure

Congress passed a resolution blocking new contractor fair pay and workplace safety measures. This is disappointing in light of reports by Senator Warren and others, which have highlighted labor violations by federal contractors.

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Federal contractor with hardhat

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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One Response to War on American Tax-payers Continues

  1. eslkevin says:

    A Small Step Toward a Better House of Representatives
    The House Intelligence committee received a 31 percent increase in its budget after POGO, AEI, and Demand Progress urged Congress to provide itself the resources necessary to conduct oversight of the intelligence community.
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    http://getinvolved.pogo.org/site/R?i=_0BhUeNcvpH-ZKgkb7DhfQ

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