Tax Cuts for the Rich and Their Corporations Hurt Middle-Class Investors

By: Wednesday December 15, 2010 8:40 am

Tax cuts for the rich increase the money looking for returns in financial markets. That’s your retirement the rich are eating with these foolish tax cuts.

 

Broken Dreams and Cookie Crumbs

By: Thursday May 28, 2009 1:35 pm

When Brynwood Partners in 2006 took over the Stella D’oro factory in the Bronx, the Wall Street private equity firm had every reason to believe it would be easy to slash the wages, pensions, holidays and sick pay of the 136 bakery workers.

But the takeover brainos forgot one important fact: The workers are represented by a union, Local 50 of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM).

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