Will this trickle down work?

Let’s count the ways that the Trump-Republican tax cut was terrible. It was a giveaway to the wealthy, who were doing just fine, and to corporations, which were already raking in huge profits. In fact, big companies didn’t add jobs or buy more equipment, as President Donald Trump and his Read more…

Wednesday Q+A With Karen Bass

Rep. Karen Bass, the new chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, has represented parts of Los Angeles in the House since 2011 and before that was speaker of the California Assembly. Bass spoke with Alex Clearfield about the Caucus’s policy priorities, new members, and what to do about Rep. Steve Read more…

Tomato Paste Capital Of The Country Expects $3.4 Million A Year From This New Cannabis Deal

Williams, Calif. Home to the world’s largest tomato paste factory.Wikipedia Williams, California is a small town of 5,400 people 50-miles north of Sacramento where denizens are employed by the world’s largest tomato factory, ancillary services, and other agricultural jobs. With low wages and an 18% unemployment rate, this disadvantaged municipality struggles Read more…

UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore’s remarks at Rotary International Assembly, San Diego, California, USA

SAN DIEGO, United States, 18 January 2019 – “President Barry Rassin, President-elect Mark Maloney, President-nominee Sushil Gupta, Trustee Chair Ron Burton, Incoming Trustee Chair Gary Huang, International PolioPlus Committee Chair Mike McGovern. “Rotary directors, trustees, leaders, colleagues and friends. Thank you for this opportunity. “Together, you and the 1.2 million Rotarians from Read more…