Tag: middle class

The real pay gap is between public and private sector workers

Here’s a stunning finding: Federal employees on average earned 78 percent more in total compensation than comparable private sector workers in 2014. That’s according to a Cato Institute study, as reported by the Las Vegas Review Journal: Cato’s Chris Edwards cited data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis to show that the average federal worker... Read more »

New Obama taxes that will hit the 99 percent

Ever hear of the Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Cap? Or the Medical Itemized Deduction Hurdle? If not, you should know that they are among the seven new taxes you can rack up to President Barack Obama that’ll hit the middle class. Curious? The sorry tale is at Brietbart.

Biden tells audience middle class has been 'buried' last four years

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Obama's broken promise to middle class?

Three million in middle class to pay health law penalty Uh oh. Already that healthcare bill is turning up little surprises like this. Reports the Washington Times:  Some 3 million middle-class Americans will be required to pay a penalty for not getting health insurance under the Obama administration’s new health care law, raising questions about... Read more »

More bunk from Chicago schools

Social class replaces race as a qualifying factor for admission to Chicago’s best public schools Social engineers just can’t help themselves when it comes to keeping their hands off your kids. Their latest plan is to base admissions to Chicago’s most preferred public schools to a large degree on “socioeconomic” factors, such as the percentage... Read more »
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