No real change in Essential Research, but some interesting findings from both parties' internal pollsters have emerged in the media this week.
Labor Day may be saying the party is over.
By Bill Maurer: Now that we've passed Labor Day, the unofficial end to summer is here. That means that it is back to school and work for many, and it should mean that the markets will get a bit busier in the coming weeks. The month of September will certainly be a busy one. Show More Summary
Police continued to investigate a pair of shootings that occurred an hour apart in South Los Angeles on Monday.
A unique Labor Day college football game pitted the Louisville Cardinals and the Miami (Florida) Hurricanes. After the Cardinals beat Miami 36-9 in last year's Russell Athletic Bowl, the Hurricanes were again dominated on Monday by a...Show More Summary
While we’re technically still in the Labor-Day window, I want to recommend Ed Kilgore’s Washington Monthly post on “Anti-Labor Day“: I’m pretty sure I’ve mentioned here before the profound effect of spending my most formative childhood years in a place that was sort of a monument to capital’s war on labor. LaGrange, Georgia, in the [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Minimum wage raises are popular with the people, but Garcetti risks his image as a politico who can work with business and labor. Having Eli Broad at your kick-off event doesn't hurt.
2014 Labor Day Report Do pregnant women really deserve their own holiday? Or is it a holiday for the men who have to listen to them? As Bill Cosby said, “No drugs may enter the female’s body during the delivery. The father can have all he wants.” Maybe we should pay for Sandra Fluke’s […]
Joe Romm at Climate Progress writes Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity: Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this century. Here is a look at what...Show More Summary
It seems Mom and her Mini Ducksters were waddlin’ along when PROBLEM they all drop through the storm grate. WHOOPS! However, a nice fellow comes along for the rescue! Concord Paul & Barb, cooking out on Labor Day in the 925. (Update: stole Oakley’s header.)Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: ducksters, ResQte
It’s the Labor Day holiday today in the United States today, so I’m trying to minimize my own labor (that said, I’ll be working a bit… by choice… and not for an hourly wage). Many people ARE working today, including folks at the grocery store and a few other stops I’ll be making. Anyway, thanks […]
The biggest story sweeping across the NFL on Labor Day is the decision the Oakland Raiders have made to start rookie quarterback Derek Carr over veteran newcomer Matt Schaub. Fox Sports' Jay Glazer had the news: It was the right call, and one that coach Dennis Allen should take pride in. Show More Summary
Hope your weekend was a great one. Some quotes ===> A hundred times every day, I remind myself that my inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still [...]
Does this not make you start laughing? Every time I see this face, I try and throw my voice so it seems like it is talking. Which makes my husband roll his eyes. Of course, it's not a face at all. Any ideas where it is from? Bahhahahahaaaa! Here's the other end. Show More Summary
Happy Labor Day tor everyone in recovery or struggling to get there while relating to (or wishing for) work and careers. Same for the rest of you.
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- This is the second consecutive Labor Day that the Oakland Raiders have replaced a starting quarterback for a youngster. The Raiders hope their decision to make rookie Derek Carr the starter -- the team's first rookie...Show More Summary
Todd Reed spent Labor Day laboring in the sauna that was Arthur Ashe Stadium, chasing tennis balls struck by Serena Williams for $8 an hour, the oldest ballperson at the U.S.
Louisville and Miami (Florida) squared off on Labor Day in Kentucky, and Cardinals running back Corvin Lamb made a statement with a 97-yard kickoff return for a touchdown. The huge second-quarter run put the Cardinals up 14-10 over the Hurricanes. [SB Nation] Read more College Football news on BleacherReport.com
(John Hinderaker) While Joe Biden was exhorting Detroiters to “take back America,” presumably from Barack Obama and himself, the president also expounded on the meaning of Labor Day. His themes were tiresomely familiar–we are the good...Show More Summary
KRISTIN M. HALL, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child. Underwood and Fisher posted the announcement on their social media accounts on Monday. Show More Summary