15K salaried Ford workers offered buyouts

  Source: The Detroit News Ford Motor Co. has begun issuing buyout offers to 15,000 salaried employees in an effort to cut 1,400 positions from its corporate staffing in the
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Backlash To World Economic Order Clouds Outlook At IMF Talks

  Source: Technocracy.news | BY: MILLER, MOHSON, SCOTT   As a whole, the ‘global elite’ who promote globalization, Sustainable Development, Green Economy, etc., are completely non-plussed at the open rebellion of citizens
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New Laws in 2016 Show States Are Diverging on Guns, Voting

NEWSMAX | Friday, 01 Jan 2016 11:33 AM   Laws taking effect at the start of the new year show states diverging on some hot-button issues. Restrictions on carrying guns eased
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The Most Surprising Thing About Today’s Jobs Report

Zero Hedge | Tyler Durden | 11/06/2015 14:39 -0500 After several months of weak and deteriorating payrolls prints, perhaps the biggest tell today’s job number would surprise massively to the upside came yesterday
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“They said what in July, and what data bore that out?” — Underemployment to be ‘largely eliminated’ soon, Fed members thought in July

Many members of the Federal Reserve thought that underemployment would be “largely eliminated” soon if the economy keeps up its current growth, an account of their July meeting published Wednesday
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Small Business Optimism Crashes To 15 Month Lows

“But the “aha moment” in the survey, according to Cockrell, is the combination of big declines in expectations for earnings and revenue, both to the lowest level in the survey’s
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Democrats And GOP Rebels Save The Day On Obamatrade

“But this so-called Obamatrade bill is a nightmare. If you thought NAFTA and GATT are bad (and they are), Obamatrade (TPP) is far worse. Even worse is that congressional leaders
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Oil layoffs reach 150,000, recruiting firm says

“A big portion of the layoffs have come from the oil fields service sector. In recent months, Schlumberger, Halliburton, Baker Hughes and Weatherford, the world’s four biggest oil-tool providers, have
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Number of Texans on payroll of Chinese companies growing; China has $6 billion tied up in Texas

“Nationwide, 80,000 Americans are now on the payroll of Chinese corporations, up from less than 15,000 five years ago, and counting indirect employment (like employees of construction contractors hired by
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7,231,000 Lost Jobs: Manufacturing Employment Down 37% From 1979 Peak

Source: CNS News Terence P. Jeffrey | May 12, 2015 | 1:23 PM EDT The number of jobs in manufacturing has declined by 7,231,000–or 37 percent–since employment in manufacturing peaked
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More Bad News From The Jobs Front — Paul Craig Roberts

Source: Institute for Political Economy Paul Craig Roberts October 3, 2014 The Bureau of Labor Statistics headline this morning reads: “Payroll employment increases by 248,000 in September; unemployment rate declines
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This Is What Employment In America Really Looks Like…

By Michael Snyder Republic Broadcasting Network The level of employment in the United States has been declining since the year 2000.  There have been moments when things have appeared to
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A land of low-wage jobs: For every job that pays above the low-wage threshold of $15 an hour you have 7 job-seekers. 51.4 million low-wage jobs in U.S.

Source: My Budget 360 The Great Recession has only accelerated deeper structural changes to our economy when it comes to low-wage employment.  While many good paying jobs were lost during
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The death of retail: What do RadioShack and J.C. Penney say about the future consumer economy? Low wage retail work to take a hit.

Source: My Budget 360 RadioShack recently announced that it will be closing 1,100 of its 5,000 stores.  Holiday sales were dismal and shares were pummeled dropping by 24 percent.  The
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Sebelius Denies Obamacare Reduces Jobs And Uses Obamacare Authority To Reduce Jobs

Source: Political Outcast “There is absolutely no evidence and every economist will tell you this, that there is any job loss related to the Affordable Care Act.” –Kathleen Sebelius. There
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