Issues / Economy
The Black Worker Initiative, along with the Institute for Research in African-American Studies at Columbia University, the Discount Foundation, and Neighborhood Funders Group, hosted the State of Black Workers in America conference at Columbia University.
Program host Jorge Gestoso interviews Manuel Pérez-Rocha about the current state of US-Latin American relations in light of the upcoming Summit of the Americas, slated later this week in Panama City.
McDonald’s is the latest mega-rich corporate employer to announce it will give workers a raise.
While the rest of us pay the sticker price, lawmakers are considering a special deluxe tax rate for giant corporations.
How a Tax Holiday is the Wrong Way to Fix our Public Infrastructure
Maryland's welcome signs should read open for 'big' business under Gov. Hogan.
A new government landscape threatens Maryland's future.
The financial industry’s 2014 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
As rent prices soar in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood, JPNet's State of Our Neighborhood forum helps to give community residents and merchants a voice.
Spending a dollar on the IRS adds $255 to the federal budget.