Federal Trump to cut pay raises for government workers

Trump to cut pay raises for government workers

By Jonathan Easley – 08/31/17 06:31 PM EDT 1,096 President Trump sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Thursday announcing his intention to cut pay raises for civilian government workers. In the letter, Trump cited his authority in times of “national emergency or serious economic conditions affecting the general welfare” to make adjustments to the …

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Federal Judge strikes down overtime pay hike for 4.2 million workers

Judge strikes down overtime pay hike for 4.2 million workers

© Tim A. Parker, for USA TODAY A federal judge struck down a rule making more restaurant managers and other higher-level employees eligible for overtime pay. A federal judge on Thursday struck down an Obama-era rule making millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay, saying the Labor Department set an excessively high salary threshold to …

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Video Trump Can Blame Obama For Anything (Video)

Trump Can Blame Obama For Anything (Video)

Trump Can Blame Obama for Anything LOL! The brilliant animators over at The Nib teamed up with Topic to create this brilliant series about Trump's dystopian Presidency. Give them a "like"! Posted by Occupy Democrats on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

News Valley animal activist helping Texas pets separated from owners

Valley animal activist helping Texas pets separated from owners

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The images from Texas are heartbreaking. Families’ homes are destroyed and in many cases, pets have been separated from their owners. One local animal rescue advocate is in Texas, trying to help. Jason Cooke connected with animal rescuers in Texas through Facebook. He said social media will likely play a large role …

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News WKBN 27 First News holding telethon to help Hurricane victims

WKBN 27 First News holding telethon to help Hurricane victims

Volunteers with the American Red Cross will be answering phones from 5 until 8 p.m. Thursday By WKBN Staff Published: August 29, 2017, 4:41 pm Updated: August 30, 2017, 10:01 am YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – WKBN 27 First News is committed to bringing the Hurricane victims help from the Valley. On Thursday, you will be able …

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Federal Ivanka Backs Trump Administration’s Plan to Scrap Obama Rules Preventing Pay Discrimination

Ivanka Backs Trump Administration’s Plan to Scrap Obama Rules Preventing Pay Discrimination

By Callum Paton On 8/30/17 at 5:01 AM U.S. Donald Trump Ivanka Trump Gender Discrimination The White House, with the backing of Ivanka Trump, will end an Obama-era policy that would have required business owners to document how much they pay their workers alongside their gender, race and ethnicity. The Trump administration is scrapping the …

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Federal Kellyanne Conway Thinks Trump Is Humble? (Video)

Kellyanne Conway Thinks Trump Is Humble? (Video)

Kellyanne Conway Thinks Trump Is Humble??? Kellyanne Conway thinks Trump's greatest attribute is humility. Has she met him? Posted by NowThis Politics on Wednesday, August 30, 2017

News Joel Osteen’s megachurch criticized for not welcoming Houston flood victims

Joel Osteen’s megachurch criticized for not welcoming Houston flood victims

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 07:30AM HOUSTON — Joel Osteen, pastor of Houston’s Lakewood Church, faced criticism in the wake of Hurricane Harvey for not opening the doors of his famed megachurch to those displaced by flooding. On Sunday, a message posted to the Lakewood Church Facebook page said that church was “inaccessible due to severe …

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Postal USPS: Services Temporarily Suspended at Houston District Post Offices due to Impacts of Hurricane Harvey

USPS: Services Temporarily Suspended at Houston District Post Offices due to Impacts of Hurricane Harvey

Posted on August 28, 2017 by postal 8/28/2017 Houston, TX – Hurricane Harvey’s impacts on the Gulf Coast resulted in the temporary closure of postal facilities in the, 770, 772, 773, 774, 775, 776 and 778 3 digit ZIP Codes in the Houston area. Today, U.S. Postal Service Houston District Manager David Camp announced that …

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