Tagged: wall street
Fortune 500 chiefs make twice as much in a month as U.S. workers make in a decade. But any move to require corporations to document that disparity would be shameful, a new Trump appointee argues.
Tax evasion by the wealthiest Americans is drying up our heartland communities and squelching opportunities for our young people.
When we cheer for the growth in stock prices, what we're really cheering for is the further swelling of the bank accounts of the already wealthy.
Some of the same factors that make Wall Streeters fabulously rich are making construction work tragically unsafe.
Trump railed against Wall Street bankers on the campaign trail. Now they're joining his administration.
We can say goodbye to the candidate who promised to fix a rigged economic system.
America’s top earners will be rushing to maximize their 2016 income if Democrats gain a sweep in November. But what happens next will be what really matters.
A new book from veteran researcher Dean Baker looks at the rigged rules that drive wealth to concentrate in fewer and fewer hands.
Nearly 70 percent of voters in four battleground states support breaking up the big banks and eliminating loopholes that favor Wall Street executives.
While candidates are busy ranting about Wall Street's fat cats, taxpayers are left picking up their billion-dollar tab.