By Bryce Covert on April 24, 2014
New Hampshire State Rep. Will Infantine (R) said that men make more because they take on riskier and harder work.
By Alan Pyke on April 24, 2014
Republicans are pushing a regressive income tax cut with a sentence that could eliminate taxes on earnings above $9,000.
By Bryce Covert on April 23, 2014
Seattle's paid sick leave law has come with few costs for the city's businesses and hasn't harmed its economy.
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The West, Texas fertilizer explosion that killed 14 and injured hundreds could have been prevented with better oversight.
By Bryce Covert on April 22, 2014
Funding for the IRS is lower than it was four years ago, which means it will bring in less tax revenue.
The poor are spending less since the recession while trying harder to save their money.
After the deaths of at least 13 Sherpas on Mount Everest, their peers are pushing back on wages and working conditions.
By Alan Pyke on April 22, 2014
Gov. Sam Brownback (R) just signed a bill that restores some Kansas school funding while cutting other education spending to the same schools.
By Alan Pyke on April 21, 2014
The newest data on hunger in America offers a bleak portrait.
By Bryce Covert on April 21, 2014
At the country's top companies, female executives are still by and large in support and staff positions.