Tag: Living Wage

  • SuperMajority Sunday: The U.S. Public Policy Leaderboard #42

    SuperMajority Sunday: The U.S. Public Policy Leaderboard #42

    Political Parrots get paid to squawk the same old things. They hate the US-PPL because their self-serving ideas are bird-brained. Now, ‘us people’ can finally be heard. Welcome, and we mean WELCOME, to Supermajority Sunday. It’s time to update the leaderboard and this sweet sixteen platform. WELCOME: the Willing Employers Living COMpensation Exemption would give…

  • The Middle Class Act Keystone

    The Middle Class Act Keystone

    Crime will drop like a stone. The WELCOME Middle-Class Act would bring most low-paid full-time workers up to a living wage and pay for itself, too. Welcome, and we do mean WELCOME* to the Saturday Keystone. This wraps up our week’s reporting on a *Willing Employers Living COMpensation Exemption to pay a higher wage in…

  • WELCOME Living Wage BOX Score

    WELCOME Living Wage BOX Score

    Chalk it up to the super nonpartisan score. Finally, a way to cut through all the political parrot claptrap and find public policy leadership. Welcome, and we mean WELCOME, to BOX Score Friday. Might you support a WELCOME Tax Exemption for Employers to Pay a Living Wage in the first place? When you pay your…

  • Thirsty for a Living Wage?

    Thirsty for a Living Wage?

    Welcome, your server today is your political digital twin. Would you like a refreshing cocktail of what your roles might say about the WELCOME Middle-Class Act? The Willing Employer Living Compensation Exemption would be a tax credit to pay a living wage in the first place. Welcome, and we mean WELCOME to Thirsty Thursday. Would…

  • Living Wage Odd Couples

    Living Wage Odd Couples

    Get a Room. The cost of crime is 2x to 10x that of raising all full-time workers to a living wage. It’s time for the two parties to commit. Welcome, and we mean WELCOME, to Strange Bedfellow Wednesday. Let’s dish on the odd couples for and against the WELCOME Middle-Class Act. The problem is a…

  • Tiebreaker Tuesday: The WELCOME Middle-Class Act

    Tiebreaker Tuesday: The WELCOME Middle-Class Act

    A WELCOME* tax credit for employers to pay a living wage in the first place would grow the middle class and more than pay for itself in decreased crime. Welcome, and we mean WELCOME to Tiebreaker Tuesday. See how the editors and POLI THE AI predicted the most challenging to-call roles for or against a…

  • US Public Policy Leaderboard #38 2023

    US Public Policy Leaderboard #38 2023

    It’s time. The US Public Policy Leaderboard (US-PPL) has been updated to include Invoking the 14th Amendment as a failsafe against a catastrophic self-inflicted US debt default. It came in at an impressive #2, the silver podium position. Woo-hoo! Congress, POTUS, and SCOTUS—take notice. Welcome to Us People Sunday, when we stop listening to all…

  • Public Policy Leaderboard Week 34, 2023

    Public Policy Leaderboard Week 34, 2023

    This week’s solution, Upsizing SCOTUS to a Grand Supreme Court, makes it to #27. Welcome to US PEOPLE SUNDAY. Today, we updated the US Public Policy Leaderboard (US-PPL) so ‘us people’ can see how much better politics is without all the political parrots squawking at us. We predict a Grand Supreme Court will have majority…