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Inflation Will Destroy the Middle Class

And Biden’s massive stimulus bill won’t help matters.

Minimum Wage Hike Led To Higher Prices At McDonald’s, Study Finds

Increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour has resulted in exactly what critics have predicted: A loss of low-skilled jobs and, according to a recent study, increased prices for the goods and services provided by companies that employ low-skilled workers.

Biden’s FDA takes baby steps toward limiting toxic heavy metals in commercial baby foods

A month after the House oversight subcommittee released a report on the prevalence of arsenic and lead in major baby food brands, the FDA takes the first steps to establishing legal limits on toxic heavy metals.

GameStop, other ‘meme’ stocks surge again

The video game retailer’s resurgence comes one month after its frenzied rise shocked the financial world and was cheered on by online investors.

Senate Democrats Cut Deal With Manchin For Lower Unemployment Benefits After 9-Hour Pause

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) on Friday announced a deal with the Senate’s Democratic leadership on an unemployment insurance amendment to the coronavirus relief package after the Senate ground to a complete halt for nine hours while both parties wooed him to support their competing proposals.

The U.S. Added 379,000 Jobs In February—Significantly More Than Economists Were Expecting

The United States added 379,000 jobs in February, according to data released Thursday by the Labor Department—far surpassing the 198,000 new jobs economists were expecting—as hiring rebounded in the leisure and hospitality sectors.

Nation’s Largest ESG Fund Has No Direct Renewable Holdings

America's largest ESG fund - the Parnassus Core Equity Fund - has no direct investments in renewable energy companies.

Google to Stop Selling Ads Based on Your Specific Web Browsing

Citing privacy concerns, Google says it won’t use technologies that track individuals across multiple websites.

The Billionaire Behind the Biggest U.S. Tax Fraud Case Ever Filed

More than 20 years ago, a group of former salesmen for Houston software entrepreneur Robert Brockman sued their old boss, claiming in court that he had deprived them of commissions by directing a portion of customer payments to a Cayman Islands entity.

Elon Musk Wants To Set Up A City Named Starbase Around His Texas Rocket Launch Site

Billionaire Elon Musk has approached officials of a Texas county where SpaceX has a private launch site and rocket production facility about incorporating a new city to be called Starbase, officials said.

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