This One Lobby Group Is Forcing You To Pay Double The Price For Sugar

Business | Guy Bentley
Berlin Christmas Markets Open To The Public

Lobbyists are forcing consumers to pay double the market price of sugar

This New Bill Could Save Small Businesses

Business | Connor D. Wolf
President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an Organizing for Action event in Washington November 9, 2015. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

‘For too long, the partisan nature of the National Labor Relations Board has caused instability’

Kohler Workers Strike For The First Time In 32 Years

Business | Connor D. Wolf
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 05:   Samsung's Chef Collection appliances are displayed during a press event for Samsung at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the 2015 International CES on January 5, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 6-9 and is expected to feature 3,600 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
'Were going to stand out here until we get the contract we need'

Why The Fight For $15 Hurts Small Businesses The Most

Business | Connor D. Wolf
PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 30:  Buffalo Wings are stacked up before the competition begins at the 12th Annual Wing Bowl on January 30, 2004 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Over 15,000 fans arrived at 6 a.m. to attend the 12th annual Wing Bowl sponsored by WIP Sports Radio 610. (Photo by Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

‘We will adjust to increased costs just like we have before. Life will go on’

Some Walmart Workers Are Fasting For Better Wages

Business | Connor D. Wolf
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 04:  Wal-Mart workers and union activists protest outside a Wal-Mart store on June 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Workers and activists were scheduled to hold strikes at Wal-Mart stores in more than 20 cities today in their campaign to raise wages. The strikes are scheduled to draw attention to worker grievances before Wal-Marts annual shareholder meeting which takes place June 6 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Walmart workers are taking on the wealthiest family in the country’

The Five Most Damning Facts About Federal Regulation, In One Infographic

Business | Guy Bentley

The cost of federal regulation hit Americans for $1.88 trillion

Fed Official Says Gold Standard Touted By Cruz Is 'Unworkable'

Business | Juliegrace Brufke
Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, speaks during the Charlotte Chamber's Economic Outlook Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina December 17, 2012. (REUTERS/Chris Keane)

‘Doesn’t provide stability’

Clinton Plans To Hit The Big Banks By Targeting A Key Element Of Capitalism

Business | Steve Guest

‘If they are too big to manage, that’s a risk, and they should not continue’

NY Transit Union Boss Sentenced For Defrauding Nearly $30,000

Business | Connor D. Wolf
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: A man walks past a subway stop in Manhattan two days after a man was pushed to his death in front of a train on December 5, 2012 in New York City. The incident was caught by a photographer and has since raised questions as to why someone didn't help the man before the train struck him. The New York City subway system, with 468 stations in operation, is the most extensive public transportation system in the world. It is also one of the world's oldest public transit systems, with the first underground line of the subway opening on October 27, 1904.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
'It wasn't until the union started growing and a new president came in that it was revealed'

New Regulations Add $6.7B To Cost Of Dodd-Frank

Business | Juliegrace Brufke
Street signs for Wall St. and Broad St. hang at the corner outside the New York Stock Exchange

The cost of Dodd-Frank’s implementation has increased from $24 billion to $29.3 billion since July

Gender Pay Gap Based On 'Manipulated Statistics' And Foster Victim Mentality

Business | Guy Bentley
"Equal Pay Day" Protesters Demand Equal Pay For Women

Claims that women are working for free are debunked by economists

GE Benefit Cuts Brings Out Union Wrath

Business | Connor D. Wolf
An employee of US multinational General Electric (GE) works on a gas turbine at the GE plant in Belfort, eastern France, on October 27, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SEBASTIEN BOZON        (Photo credit should read SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP/Getty Images)

‘We are outraged that a very profitable General Electric Corp. would choose to break promises to its retirees’

Ford Labor Contract Could Mean 8,500 Jobs

Business | Connor D. Wolf
DAGENHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13:  An employee walks past a Ford logo in the yet-to-be-completed engine production line at a Ford factory on January 13, 2015 in Dagenham, England. Originally opened in 1931, the Ford factory has unveiled a state of the art GBP475 million production line that will start manufacturing the new low-emission, Ford diesel engines from this November this will generate more than 300 new jobs, Ford currently employs around 3000 at the plant in Dagenham.  (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

‘The significant new investments will strengthen job security and job growth over the long-term’

Fight For $15 To Launch BIG Coast-To-Coast Protest

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during a news conference June 3, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Congressional Democrats held a news conference to oppose to fast-tracking the Trans-Pacific Partnership. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘People across the country will be coming together’

Engineers Admit To Widespread Cheating At VW

Business | Steve Birr
Toyota HiLux Vs Volkswagen Amarok Comparison Test
'We can't punish someone who has taken such a brave step.'

Virgina's ABC Liquor Monopoly May Be Toast

Business | Guy Bentley
Whiskey And Tequila Continue To Increase Market Share Over Beer Within U.S.

Virginia’s liquor monopoly faces threat from free marketeers

REPORT: NY $15 Minimum Wage Could Cost 588,800 Jobs

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Tens are placed along Skid Row is seen in Los Angles on September 23, 2015.  Los Angeles elected officials this week declared a homelessness "state of emergency" and pledged $100 million in funding to tackle the crisis.  AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
'The potential employment consequences of mandating a minimum wage hike call the merits of this policy'

Union: GM Strike May Become Unavoidable

Business | Connor D. Wolf
DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 17:  The General Motors world headquarters building is shown September 17, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. Mary Barra, Chief Executive Officer of General Motors, and Mark Reuss, President of GM North America, held an Employee Town Hall Meeting and a question & answer session with  the news media today to discuss GM's $900 million settlement with the Justice Department over GM's ignition switch recalls. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
'If this tentative agreement fails nationwide they will have no other choice than to strike'

Contentious Volkswagen Union Vote Delayed. For Now.

Business | Connor D. Wolf
An enthusiast wears a Volkswagen logo on his hat while attending the Wasteland Weekend event in California City, California September 26, 2015. (REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni)

The United Auto Workers has been stopped again.

Janet Yellen Says Federal Reserve Might FINALLY Hike Interest Rates

Business | Juliegrace Brufke
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington September 17, 2015. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘Live possibility’