Business

The Not-So-Fond Farewell: UAW Finally Leaves Alabama Workers Alone

Connor D. Wolf
Ballots and envelopes are packed in a warehouse, to sent them to the polls, in Barcelona

‘We applaud Ginger Estes and her NTN-Bower coworkers for beating the odds to get rid of the UAW’

Despite New Minimum Wage, Los Angeles Union Targets Walmart

Business | Connor D. Wolf
David Coulombe, who works as a consumables sales floor associate at Walmart, participates in a march and rally for $15 minimum wage in Boston
'Here in Los Angeles, two dozen Walmart workers will begin a 24-hour fast today to highlight the hunger many Walmart associates and their families endure'

Former Lehman Brothers CEO Breaks 7-Year Silence

Business | Emmakristina Sveen
Richard Fuld, Chairman and C.E.O. of Leh

‘Lehman was not a bankrupt company’

Cuomo's 'Game-Changing' Business Subsidy Program Fails Like All The Rest

Business | Peter Fricke
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during his inaugural address in Buffalo, New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS/Lindsay DeDario

Cuomo’s business subsidy program created less investment than state spent on advertising

New 'Blacklisting' Proposal Prompts Huge Concerns

Business | Connor D. Wolf
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 28:  U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill on January 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. In his fifth State of the Union address, Obama is expected to emphasize on healthcare, economic fairness and new initiatives designed to stimulate the U.S. economy with bipartisan cooperation. (Photo by Larry Downing-Pool/Getty Images)

‘This proposal is a clear step in the wrong direction’

Tesla Recharging Station Powered By Diesel Generators

Business | Michael Bastasch
NETHERLANDS-BUSINESS-AUTO-TESLA

‘We aim for carbon neutrality… even though it is slightly more expensive’

NLRB Says NO To Union Complaint Against Boeing

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Boeing Machinists.JPEG

‘We said when the IAM filed these charges that they were frivolous’

Apple's Solar Panels Catch Fire As It Touts Green Data Centers

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Fire at Apple facility in Mesa, AZ -- Source: Screenshot

‘The fire appeared to be on solar panels on the roof of the building over a loading dock’

Senate Hearing To Probe IRS Commissioner, Treasury Department, About Hacking

US | Philip DeVoe
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifies before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "Examining the IRS Response to the Targeting Scandal" on Capitol Hill in Washington

Taxpayers deserve to know what happened at the IRS regarding the data theft

Study: 'Sharing Economy' Trumps Government Regulations

Business | Peter Fricke
A man walks past used and new cars on sale at the 777 open air auto market in a suburb of Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk in this February 6, 2013 file photo. A year of disappointing auto sales in Russia has dealers and carmakers worried that a once-red hot market that was set to become Europe's largest may have slipped out of gear. Picture taken February 6, 2013. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin/Files

Internet obviates need for costly regulations to reduce information asymmetry

Hypocrites: Unions Want To Be Exempt After Pushing For Higher Minimum Wage

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
David Coulombe, who works as a consumables sales floor associate at Walmart, participates in a march and rally for $15 minimum wage in Boston

‘With a collective bargaining agreement, a business owner and the employees negotiate an agreement that works for them both’

Guess Who Doesn't Like LA's New Minimum Wage?

Business | Jim Treacher
monopoly

C’mon, guess

Nine FIFA Officials, Five Others Indicted On Corruption Charges

Sports | Reuters
The logo of soccer's international governing body FIFA is seen on its headquarters in Zuric

‘The indictment alleges corruption that is rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted’

SEIU Draws Battle Lines Over Immigration Order: This Is Not Over

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Immigrants Rally And Hold Boycotts Nationwide

‘They have failed to live up to our American values and, by their actions, place families at risk’

Gov't Report Details How EPA Regs Will Kill Coal

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

It could cost $1.4 trillion!

Oakland Officials Refuse To Subsidize New Raiders Stadium

Business | Peter Fricke
Oakland Coliseum Transformation

Mayor, County Supervisor unmoved by relocation threats, refuse to spend tax dollars on team

Clinton Supports Subsidies For Firms That Gave To Foundation

Business | Peter Fricke
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks while participating in a discussion with the local small business community at the Smuttynose Brewery in Hampton, New Hampshire May 22, 2015.    REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Ex-Im’s top beneficiaries gave millions to Clinton Foundation before Hillary announced support for the bank

Retailer Pulls Upside Down Flag Shirt After Boycott Threat

Business | Derek Hunter
Protesters march carrying an upside down American flag at a rally in St. Louis

Displaying the flag upside down is supposed to be done only in times of distress

TPP, TPA And How They Are Not At ALL The Same Thing

Business | Connor D. Wolf
US Asia Trade.JPEG

In the fevered debate over international trade, these two are not the same thing

GOP Moderates Respond To Pressure To Oppose Ex-Im

Business | Peter Fricke
Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on "Oversight and Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States" on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

GOP representatives denounce Ex-Im within hours of being targeted by opposition ad campaign

Great News For Obama! Trade Promotion Authority Clears Senate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
US President Barack Obama smiles after making a statement in the briefing room of the White House on August 1, 2014 in Washington. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

‘When the president is right, we’ll support him’

Fast-Track Bypasses Debate In The Senate, To The Dismay Of Unions

Business | Connor D. Wolf
US President Barack Obama smiles during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the US embassy in Beijing on November 10, 2014. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘We will continue this battle in the House of Representatives, where we know opposition to fast track is strong’

Washington Hospital Won't Fire Workers Despite Union Demands

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Hospital staff members walk through an empty corridor inside Janakpuri Super Speciality Hospital in New Delhi
'I appreciate them for standing up for us'

Disinherited: How Food Service's Tablet Revolution NAILS The Debate On Minimum Wage

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
CULVER CITY, CA - OCTOBER 13:  The Bawls cocktail waitresses are seen at the Spring 2009 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week held at Smashbox Studios on October 13, 2008 in Culver City, California.  (Photo by Timothy Norris/Getty Images for IMG)

‘This is the first generation of young Americans that our government systematically disfavors and the first generation of Americans whose prospects are lower than those of their parents’

San Diego Caves To Chargers, Agrees To Finance New Stadium

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Image: Getty Images

Offer of taxpayer subsidies may not be enough to keep Chargers in San Diego

Another Case Of Trade Secret Theft: Chinese Professor At Temple University Funnels Superconductivity Device To China

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Bill Cosby attends the 2011 Temple University Commencement at the Liacouras Center on May 12, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images)

‘We are aware of the charges and look forward to talking with Dr. Xi’

Veterans Win First Ever Positive Marijuana Reform Vote In The Senate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Steve Daines during a interview with Roll Call's politics desk.  (Photo By Douglas Graham/Getty Images)

‘This is the first time we’ve ever won a vote on a positive marijuana reform measure in the Senate’

In This March Madness, The Union Always Wins Big

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Colby College Getty Images

‘We think its a major problem they inflate the dues to begin with’

Former Commissioner Blasts FCC For Costly, Outdated Mandate

Business | Peter Fricke
A holiday shopper carries a discounted television to the checkout at the Target retail store in Chicago, Illinois, in this file photo taken November 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

Report urges FCC to repeal rule requiring TV’s to include device that 85 percent of consumers don’t even use

Republican Study Committee Comes Out Against Ex-Im

Business | Peter Fricke
Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on "Oversight and Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States" on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Republican Study Committee officially comes out against reauthorizing Ex-Im

Fifth Time's A Charm. Unless The Union Stays Anyways

Business | Connor D. Wolf
NTN-Bower employees rally against their union. (Ginger Estes/DCNF)

‘Employees shouldn’t have to clear this many hurdles to remove an unwanted union’

Millennials May Have To Get Used To Renting

Business | Peter Fricke
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the housing market during a visit to a Phoenix high school January 8, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Survey reveals most young workers expect to own a home eventually, but not anytime soon

Experts Disagree On LA Wage Increase

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Los Angeles Pollution

‘This victory was the result of a growing movement of working people’

Illinois Lawsuit Against Forced Union Fees Goes Forward

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Republican candidate for governor of Illinois Rauner prepares to speak at a public forum at the University of Chicago

‘The court grants leave for the Employees to file their complaint in intervention and treats it as the operative pleading, while simultaneously dismissing the Governors original complaint’

These Two Senators Have Threatened To Torpedo TPA Over Ex-Im

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
U.S. Senator South Carolina Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks during the National Rifle Association's annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee April 10, 2015.  REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Graham, Cantwell rebel

Songwriters Strike Back Against Little-Known Law Allowing Gov't To Dictate Their Pay

Business | Peter Fricke
Elvis hardly ever wrote his own songs.

Congress considers updating law designed for player pianos that still affects songwriter royalties today

DC Councilman Wants Bars To Measure Noise Level Hourly, Report To Government

Daily Caller News Foundation | Josh Fatzick
Trying to sleep stock photo

Violations could cost businesses their liquor license

Disney Displaces Hundreds Of Floridians, And Rubio Demands MORE Foreign Labor

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos

‘It’s just so humiliating and so anti-American’

Experts Say White House Overtime Plan Spells Disaster

Business | Connor D. Wolf
US President Barack Obama uses a cellphone as he walks to the West Wing of the White House alongside White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Anita Decker Breckenridge (L) and Press Secretary Jay Carney (R) after arriving back at the White House in Washington, DC, May 15, 2014. The Obamas are returning from New York City where they attended the dedication ceremony of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB /Getty Images

‘Unfortunately, today, millions of Americans aren’t getting the extra pay they deserve’

Should Counties Be Able To Ban Forced Union Dues?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Right To Work Michigan.JPEG

‘Local right-to-work ordinances passed by 12 Kentucky counties this year have stirred debate among candidates for Governor on both sides of the aisle’

Passengers Sue Amtrak Over Train Derailment

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Officials survey the site of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania May 13, 2015.  REUTERS/Mike Segar

Three lawsuits filed Monday alleging negligence by Amtrak expected to be just the beginning

Hensarling: 'Momentum Is In Our Favor' For Ending Ex-Im

Business | Peter Fricke
Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Jeb Hensarling questions financial regulators about the effects of the Volcker Rule

GOP representatives express certainty that Congress will not reauthorize government bank

Forget Laws And The Courts, Immigration Is Too Important Says Unions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Demonstrators picket against the possible arrivals of undocumented migrants who may be processed at the Murrieta Border Patrol Station in California

‘We know the lawsuit is a political stunt’

Two Graphs Show Exactly Why Saudi Arabia Wants To Crush Fracking

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Fracking In California Under Spotlight As Some Local Municipalities Issue Bans

The Saudis now only rank second in terms of oil production while the Russians rank third.

More American Workers Forced To Train Their Foreign Replacements

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
A homeless man holds a cup as he begs panhandles for spare change on September 16, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘We’re doing what we think is the right thing for Fossil’

Proposed EPA Regs Would Put Regulatory Burden On The Market At Over $2 Trillion

Business | Peter Fricke
smokestack

EPA proposal would reduce GDP by $1.7 trillion and cost 1.4 million jobs by 2040, business group claims

Secret Subsidies Cost Michigan Taxpayers Billions

Business | Peter Fricke
A man walk past graffiti in Detroit, Michigan, December 3, 2013. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Corporate welfare agency finally reveals why it stopped releasing recipient info six years ago

Bernie Sanders To Hillary: Take A Position On TPP, 'No Fence Sitting On This One'

Politics | Al Weaver

‘You are either for it or against it’

Gulf Airline Blasts US For Aviation Subsidies

Business | Peter Fricke
By Lars Hentschel [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0) or CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Etihad Airways claims US carriers in no position to complain about government subsidies

Senate Republican Shows Disgust In NLRB Alleged Attempt To Undermine State Law

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Sen. Lamar Alexander speaks with reporters in October. Getty Images.

‘Why would you ask those questions when the law has been settled?’

NYC Officials Want 'Veto Authority' Over Ridesharing Apps

Business | Peter Fricke
An illustration picture shows the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign

Tech firms protest plan to give taxi regulators authority over app development

Senate Moves To Prevent Port Disputes That Cost BILLIONS, Slow Economy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Shipping containers sit idle at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in this file photo

‘A labor dispute at one of our ports can cause significant damage to US employers and to our economy’

Why Are Senate Republicans So Eager To Cede Their Trade Authority To Obama?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
US President Barack Obama smiles during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the US embassy in Beijing on November 10, 2014. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘A shining example of Congress giving away power’

GOP Defeats Dem Efforts To Politicize Amtrak Tragedy

Business | Peter Fricke
Officials survey the site of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania May 13, 2015.  REUTERS/Mike Segar

Republicans resist Dem attempts to politicize tragedy

Unions Praise Dems For Stopping TPA Debate Before Dems Allow TPA Debate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
US-POLITICS-OBAMA

‘We appreciate those senators who stood with working people today against a bill that would have led to undemocratic trade deals that lower wages and eliminate jobs’

Senate Jumps Dem Hurdle To Grant President More Trade Authority

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (L) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stand for the playing of the national anthem during Golf legend Jack Nicklaus' Congressional Gold Medal ceremony in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda March 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘A sensible way forward’

GOP Takes 'Vital First Step' Toward Repealing Dodd-Frank

Business | Peter Fricke
U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) speaks to reporters as he arrives for votes on the Senate floor at the U.S. Capitol in Washington December 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Sen. Shelby proposes reforms to scale back excessive financial regulations

Congress Debates Amtrak Funding Cuts One Day After Deadly Crash

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Officials survey the site of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia

Amtrak defenders seek to prevent funding cuts one day after deadly derailment

WaPo Writers Blast Billionaire Owner For Trying To Cut Pensions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Josh Fatzick
washington-post-paper

‘Sitting on a Scrooge McDuck-sized pile of cash’

Missouri Republicans Charge Ahead With Doomed Right-To-Work Bill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Right To Work Michigan.JPEG

‘Missouri is one step closer to joining 25 other states across the nation in giving its workers more freedoms’

Toyota Challenges Tesla With A Hydrogen Car

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Attendees looks at the Toyota Mirai fuelcell automobile

Musk says ‘hydrogen is an incredibly dumb [fuel] to pick’

Import Prices Fall For 10th Straight Month

Business | Reuters
The shadow of the logo of Euro is seen on a U.S. one dollar note in this picture illustration taken in Madrid

Import prices are continuing to fall in large percentages

News Articles Will Now Be Built Into Facebook

Tech | Reuters
Facebook

A direct injection of news

Dems Stop Debate On Whether To Grant The President Unilateral Trade Authority

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R) (R-KY) answers questions at a press conference following the weekly policy luncheon of the Republican caucus at the U.S. Capitol March 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. McConnell answered questions on the DHS funding bill and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint meeting of Congress. Also pictured is Sen. John Barrasso (L) (R-WY). (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘The rational for voting yes today, a vote that would have simply allowed the Senate to debate the issue was overwhelming’

Wisconsin Just Got Local: This Is The New Right-To-Work Battleground

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Right To Work Michigan.JPEG

Unions, activists slug it out

Congress May Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties

Business | Peter Fricke
Miley Cyrus

Reforms would let market set prices for music royalties, regardless of source

Aircraft Manufacturers Say Falling Sales Show Need For Ex-Im

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
The wreckage of a crashed Cessna 150 airplane lies in a field near Watkins, Colorado on May 31, 2014. REUTERS/Sgt Aaron Pataluna/Adams County Sheriff/handout via Reuters

General aviation industry asks Congress to be ‘a strong partner’ by reauthorizing government bank

Report: Regulations Cost $1.88 TRILLION In 2014

Business | Peter Fricke
cash

Government agencies created 16 new regulations for each law passed by Congress last year

Debunked: Shell's Arctic Drilling Not Likely To Cause A Major Oil Spill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
The Royal Dutch Shell platform Gannett Alpha has leaked 216 tons of oil in to the North Sea, the highest in a decade (REUTERS)

‘A spill of this volume is highly unlikely to occur during any activity phase’

Obama's Energy Regulations To Cost Americans $460.5 Billion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
US-POLITICS-OBAMA

Regulating green-house gasses from cars alone will cost $208 billion

Zuckerberg Group Derides American Workers Replaced By Cheap Labor

Business | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addresses the audience during his keynote address at Facebook's f8 developers conference in San Francisco, California April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith)

‘You know, I’m relatively crude on that’

Postal Service Reports $1.5 Billion Loss In Second Quarter

Business | Peter Fricke
United States Postal Service clerks sort mail at the USPS Lincoln Park carriers annex in Chicago

Mounting losses raise fears that taxpayers will have to bail out USPS

Verizon To Buy AOL For $4.4 billion

Business | Reuters
The AOL logo is seen at the company's office in New York

‘The primary attraction of AOL was the technology it has developed’

Did DISH CEO Buy Special Treatment From Senate Democrats?

Business | Peter Fricke
Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen exits the US Bankruptcy court in New York March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

DISH CEO donated to Dems that supported special treatment by FCC

Obama Betrays Greens, Gives The Go-Ahead On Arctic Drilling

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
US-POLITICS-OBAMA

This comes after ‘executive actions’ closed lands to drilling

Chamber Launches Ad Campaign To Throw Support Behind Embattled Gov't Bank

Business | Peter Fricke
Workers unload a cargo plane at the Boeing plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Pro-Ex-Im ad campaign to target undecided members of Congress in at least 10 states

Morgan Freeman Says It's Time For Full Marijuana Legalization

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett

‘How do I take it? However it comes! I’ll eat it, drink it, smoke it, snort it!’

Obama's Big Speech At Nike Asks Critics To Take His Word On TPP

Business | Peter Fricke
U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he arrives to deliver remarks on trade at Nike's corporate headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon May 8, 2015.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Obama touts corporate support for controversial trade deal, says criticisms are baseless

Obama Continues To Beg Unions To Like His Trade Deal

Business | Connor D. Wolf
President Obama speaks about the framework agreement on Iran's nuclear program during a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington

‘It would even have to protect workers freedom to form unions’

Foreign Born Claim All Job Gains Among Women Since Recession

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
73-year-old Mitzi Takehara looks toward her notes as she works on her laptop computer during an "Introduction to Microsoft Word" computer class at the State of Illinois building July 23, 2003 in Des Plaines, Illinois. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

US born women see net job loss

Rauner Has A Week If He Hopes To End Forced Unionization

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
GOP IL Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner Votes In Primary Election

‘If anything, we’ve waited too long’

Sony Hack Reveals Concerns About Title II In Hollywood

Business | Peter Fricke
Sony Pictures Entertainment Co-Chairman Amy Pascal poses during the premiere of "The Interview" in Los Angeles, California December 11, 2014.  Pascal ignited a controversy over racially-tinged jokes she made about President Obama in leaked emails. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian

Sony exec’s predicted Title II would stifle investment, hurt consumers

Black Unemployment Rate At 7-Year Low, STILL Tops Peak White Unemployment Rate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Job seekers wait in line at Kennedy-King College to attend a job fair hosted by the city of Chicago on November 9, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Largely reflects the ongoing recovery’

States Losing Patience With Congress Over Transportation Funding

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Gas Pump 2

Lack of progress on long-term transportation bill has states scrambling for revenue

Cuomo Will Use "Wage Board" To Raise Minimum Wage, Bypass Legislature

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall, of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, in New York

‘The board will return in about three months with its recommendations, which do not require legislative approval’

Business Group Asks Illinois Gov For MORE Taxes

Business | Peter Fricke
Republican Bruce Rauner gives a thumbs-up after winning the midterm elections in Chicago, Illinois, November 4, 2014.  REUTERS/Jim Young

Saying it is ‘unrealistic’ to balance budget solely with spending cuts, Civic Federation urges Rauner to raise taxes

Frustrated Alabama Workers Just Can't Get Rid Of Their Union

Business | Connor D. Wolf
NTN-Bower employees rally against their union. (Ginger Estes/DCNF)

‘It shouldnt take five votes to get rid of a union that has clearly overstayed its welcome’

Businesses Say Perry Is 'Turning His Back On Texas'

Business | Peter Fricke
Texas Governor Rick Perry, a possible Republican candidate for the 2016 presidential race, speaks during an appearance at a business leaders luncheon in Portsmouth, New Hampshire August 22, 2014.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Appeal for pro-business reforms fails to dampen criticism of Perry’s Ex-Im reversal

Pro-Life Groups Vow To Defy DC Law

Daily Caller News Foundation | Josh Fatzick
Miami Archbishop Wenski Discusses The Constitutionality Obama's Affordable Care Act

‘Don’t tread on us’

Here's Why We Need More Oil Pipelines

Business | Michael Bastasch
A CSX Corp train continues burning a day after derailing in Mount Carbon, West Virginia

‘We need new pipelines coming out of the Bakken’

AWKWARD: Guy In Charge Of Investigating Fraud Charged With Fraud

Daily Caller News Foundation | Casey Harper
U.S. Bureau Of Engraving And Printing Oversees Dollar Bill Production

That’s rich

Fiorina Comes Out AGAINST TPP: 'I Am Very Uncomfortable With This Deal'

Politics | Alex Griswold

‘I think the devil’s in the details.’

Will 'Oil Factories' Burst The Saudi Bubble?

Business | Michael Bastasch
Fracking In California Under Spotlight As Some Local Municipalities Issue Bans

‘We’ll still make money at $50 a barrel’

Report: Dodd-Frank Is A Colossal, $1 Trillion Screw Up

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Elizabeth Warren takes the stage for her acceptance after beating incumbent U.S. Senator Scott Bown at the Copley Fairmont November 6, 2012 Boston, Massachusetts. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

YES! A smaller piece of pie for everyone!

Michigan Voters Overwhelmingly Reject REPUBLICAN Governor's Gas Tax Increase

Business | Peter Fricke
Michigan's Governor Rick Snyder gives his annual State of the State address to the Assembly at the State Capitol in Lansing, Michigan January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

$2 Billion tax hike referendum rejected by 80-20 margin in Michigan, including Dems

Republicans Abandon Hope To Overturn Obama's Big Labor Veto

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Senate Republicans

‘The Presidents partisan veto will further empower partisan political bosses’

Disney, Time Warner Scoff At Verizon's 'Skinny Bundle'

Business | Peter Fricke
The entrance gate to The Walt Disney Co is pictured in Burbank, California February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Verizon may have taken the first step toward a la carte cable bundles, but competitors are skeptical

Hillary Clinton: Giving Immigrants Legal Status Will Make Job Market 'Better For Everybody'

Politics | Chuck Ross
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes part in a roundtable of young Nevadans discussing immigration as she campaigns for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination at Rancho High School in Las Vegas

Clinton moves left on immigration

Union Praises Hillary For Immigration Stance

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
U.S. presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton participates in a discussion in a classroom in New Hampshire

‘Immigrant justice is a moral imperative that must be a priority for candidates in 2016′

Chinese Patent-Infringer Backs US Patent Reform

Business | Peter Fricke
A salesman poses with two Apple Watch look-alike devices, made by a Chinese manufacturer, at a mall selling electronic products in China's southern city of Shenzhen April 8, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Raises a few questions

DC Council To Rework 'Non-Discrimination' Law After Congressional Republican Challenge

Daily Caller News Foundation | Josh Fatzick
(Photo by Mark Gail/For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

They just want to clarify…

Jindal Won't Rule Out Cuts To Film Credit Program

Business | Peter Fricke
Willie Robertson of the reality television show "Duck Dynasty" speak at the Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. U.S. Associates meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas June 5, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Jindal won’t spare Duck Dynasty if cuts are offset by tax reductions elsewhere

Dems Ignore Inconvenient Truths About Ex-Im

Business | Peter Fricke
Jared Polis

Colorado Dems cite misleading statistics, ignore notable failures while urging support for Ex-Im

Businesses, Unions In Rare Agreement Behind Republican Plans

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Columbus Rally for the Middle Class

‘I believe there needs to be accountability tied to that money’

Robert Kennedy Jr.'s Anti-Fracking Group Has Ties To Company In NY Corruption Probe

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Robert F. Kennedy Jr

‘The group is tightly intertwined with more than one of the players in that investigation’

This Is EVERYTHING You Need To Know About The Trans-Pacific Partnership

Business | Connor D. Wolf
APEC Obama.JPEG

This is what we know for sure.

The Most Troubling Aspect Of 'Fast-Track' Trade Authority Has To Do With Presidential 'Classification' Powers

Business | Peter Fricke
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his Buy Secure Initiative on consumer financial protection while at the Federal Trade Commission in Washington, January 12, 2015.     REUTERS/Larry Downing

Congress would literally be voting blind

Occupy Group Throws Union Under Bus For Political Gains

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Anarchists chant slogans as members of O
'For a day, they will shut down the flow of commerce in Oakland, clogging up the arteries of the one percent'

Tech Elders: Politicians Using Emotional Anxiety To Ruin The Internet

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Mark Cuban (Getty Images)

Urge Congress to overturn overturn regulations, restore open Internet

DC 'Anti-Discrimination' Laws To Take Effect, Despite Republican Efforts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Josh Fatzick
(Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Business owners may now be forced to violate religious beliefs

'Low Wages Are The Crisis Of Our Time,' Says Union Boss Who Makes $300,000 A Year

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Patty Murray

‘No one who works hard in a full-time job should have to live in poverty’

Whole Foods Under Fire For Feeding The National Guard In Baltimore

Business | Ashley Rae Goldenberg
Members of Maryland National Guard patrol harbor section of Baltimore, Maryland

‘Again, we love our community, and will continue to support our city in the days to come’

Senate Bill Would Help China Steal US Tech, Critics Say

Business | Peter Fricke
A clerk counts 100 Chinese yuan banknotes at a branch of China Merchants Bank in Hefei, Anhui province April 20, 2015.  REUTERS/Stringer

Conservatives say effort to rein in trolls weakens patent protections, threatens innovation

Legal Battle With FCC Not Worth $3 Billion, Advisers Tell DISH

Business | Peter Fricke
Dish Network Corp Chairman Charles Ergen exits the US Bankruptcy court in New York March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

FCC likely to reject DISH’s scheme to collect small business rebates

NLRB Goes After Entire Retail Industry With Macy's Decision

Business | Connor D. Wolf
People are reflected in a window outside Macy's department store in New York

‘Now, in this case, the board has extended that unlawful standard to the retail industry’

National Parks Service LIED To Drive Historic Oyster Farm Out Of Business

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Two customers enjoy oysters outside the oyster shack at Drakes Bay Oyster Company in Inverness, California

‘What the Park Service did to our family was unconscionable’

USPS Gets New Trucks By 'Spending Billions To Save Millions'

Business | Peter Fricke
USPS Mail Truck

USPS bows to Dem pressure, agrees to modernize vehicle fleet

One BILLION In Corporate Welfare On Chopping Block In Louisiana

Business | Peter Fricke
Govs. Bobby Jindal and Scott Walker in May 2012. Darren Hauck/Getty Images.

Legislators double down on corporate welfare cuts proposed by Gov. Jindal

Dem Donor Is Building The Country's First Offshore Wind Farm

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
ECO 110 wind turbines manufactured by Alstom are seen in the Landes de Couesme wind farm near La Gacilly
'The Block Island Wind Farm is our Apollo 11 moment'

GAO: DOE's Green Energy Loans Won't Make A Profit

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
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‘Taxpayers are actually well behind’

Elizabeth Warren Can't Ignore Latest Insult From Obama

Business | Peter Fricke
Sen. Elizabeth Warren appears at the Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington

While Hillary slowly backs away, trying not to draw too much attention

SHOCKER: A Group Representing The Unemployed Endorses Hillary

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Hillary Clinton talks to attendees at Women in The World Summit 2015

‘Its the language she used during her announcement, its a history of fighting for blue collar workers’

Study Suggests Business Owners Are Feeling Blue In Blue States

Business | Blake Neff
Small Businesses

27 of top 28 cities are in states with total Republican dominance

Obama Hammers Dems As Split Emerges Over Free Trade

Business | Peter Fricke
US President Barack Obama leans over to kiss Elizabeth Warren after he announced her appointment as assistant to the president and special advisor to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner September 17, 2010 in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

President says Dems who oppose TPP ‘don’t know what they’re talking about’

One Of The Country's Largest For-Profit Schools Just Folded. It Could Cost Taxpayers Hundreds Of Millions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
Corinthian logo

Corinthian closure fuels demands for massive debt forgiveness

Diplomats Say Financing Foreign Oligarchs Boosts US Security

Business | Peter Fricke
Russian S-300 anti-missile rocket system move along a central street during a rehearsal for a military parade in Moscow in this May 4, 2009 file photo. The Kremlin said President Vladimir Putin signed a decree ending a self-imposed ban on delivering the S-300 anti-missile rocket system to Iran, removing a major irritant between the two countries after Moscow canceled a corresponding contract in 2010 under pressure from the West.  REUTERS/Alexander Natruskin

Dem officials say Ex-Im promotes national security, but financing for state-owned firms tells different story

Abercrombie Reverses Course, Welcomes Ugly Humans With Open Arms

Business | Blake Neff
Earns Abercrombie.JPEG

Neckbeards, rejoice!

Is Anyone But This Outraged Union Surprised Goodyear Is Planning To Build A New Plant ... In Mexico?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
File picture of an employee of US tyre-maker Goodyear standing in front of burning tires at the entrance of the plant in Amiens, northern France

‘Together we worked hard to help turn the company around’

PA Gov Wolf Stopped From Benefiting Unions With Executive Order

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Newly inaugurated Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf arrives at his "Let's Get Started" celebration at Hershey Lodg

‘The injunction prevents the union and the governor from coming to terms that harm home care workers and their employers’

American Workers Fed Up With Influx Of Cheap Foreign Labor Sue DHS

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 18: Hundreds of people line up to attend a job fair on April 18, 2013 in New York City. The event was held by National Career Fairs which expected some 700 job seekers would come to meet 20 potential employers. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Obama is arguing he has the executive authority to allow anyone to work in the United States’

Cig Taxes Will COST States Over $5 Billion This Year

Business | Peter Fricke
Newport cigarettes are stacked on a shelf inside a tobacco store in New York July 11, 2014.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Excessive cigarette taxes encourage smuggling, reduce government revenues

Union Says NO To Private Grain Inspections

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Wheat just combined on the 160-acre Giles field nearby spills from the grain truck into the auger, where it will be transported to a grain bin during an annual harvest, south of High River, Alberta

‘Privatization of FGIS would undermine Americas guarantee of impartial and honest, government-backed trading which is relied upon by world buyers’

Twitter Joke Exposes Serious Flaw In Airline Security, FBI Release Says

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
A passenger uses a wireless tablet on an American Airlines airplane, which is equipped with Gogo Inflight Internet service, enroute from Miami to New York, in this file picture taken December 10, 2013. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/Files

FBI warns airlines to guard against hackers after kerfuffle over Twitter joke

FIRST TIME: China Just Let A STATE COMPANY Default On Debt

Business | Peter Fricke
Paramilitary policemen hoist a Chinese national flag during a memorial ceremony on the 82nd anniversary of Japan's invasion of China at the September 18 Museum in Shenyang

Default by state-firm could be first of many as Chinese economy continues to cool