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Consumer Confidential: Costco-Visa Deal Shows Why Medicare Should Negotiate Drug Prices

Conservatives have subverted market forces to ensure that Americans pay more for their drugs.

March 5, 2015

Poll: Google, Costco And Facebook Best Employers

Washington (AFP) – Google, Facebook and wholesale retailer Costco offer the best pay and benefit packages in the United States, according to employee ratings compiled by the U.S. job site Glassdoor. Apart from Costco, whose generous social benefits stand out, four of the five top employers are high-tech firms, according to the survey. Top was […]

May 26, 2014

Good Company: 5 CEOs Who Support A Higher Minimum Wage

Subway CEO Fred DeLuca offered a common sense answer on Wednesday when asked about a possible increase to the minimum wage. “Over the years, I’ve seen so many of these wage increases. I think it’s normal,” DeLuca told CNBC, adding: “It won’t have a negative impact hopefully, and that’s what I tell my workers.” But […]

May 8, 2014

Obama Hits The Road To Push ‘Opportunity’ Agenda

Lanham (AFP) – President Barack Obama hit the road Wednesday to prolong the impact of his State of the Union promise to act to cut the gap between the rich and poor. Obama appeared at a Costco wholesale store in suburban Maryland to push his plan to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 […]

January 29, 2014