Foxconn Announces New Factory in Wisconsin

July 26, 2017

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, a Republican who is facing a difficult reelection next year, said the investment would create 13,000 jobs, with an average pay of $53,000 plus benefits. But the company said that it would be hiring 3,000 workers […]

Senate Votes Down Broad Obamacare Repeal

July 25, 2017

The Tuesday night tally needed to reach 60 votes to overcome a parliamentary objection. Instead, it fell 43-57. The fact that the comprehensive replacement plan came up well short of even 50 votes was an ominous sign for Republican leaders still […]

Leonhardt: GOP Support for Trump is Starting to Crack

July 24, 2017

Below the leadership level, Republicans are defying Trump more often, and McConnell and Ryan aren’t always standing in their way. You can see this defiance in the bipartisan Senate investigation of the Russia scandal. You can see it in […]

WGA West Members Facing Higher Health Care Costs

July 24, 2017

Members of the Writers Guild of America West will face higher health costs next year, the guild’s leaders have told members. The missive was sent Monday to the 9,000 members of the WGA by president Howard Rodman, VP David Goodman and […]

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