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The Seattle Space Needle is viewed during dusk with Mt. Rainier in the background May 30, 2000 in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) (Getty Images)
The Seattle Space Needle is viewed during dusk with Mt. Rainier in the background May 30, 2000 in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) (Getty Images)
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Seattle Passes $15 Minimum Wage

For a 30 hour worker that would mean a yearly salary of $23,400 or $31,200 for a 40 hour worker. Nowhere near a “living wage” in a city like Seattle.

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SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 12: A bank employee counts U.S. dollars banknotes at the headquarters of the Korea Exchange Bank March 12, 2003 in Seoul, South Korea. The dollar began stronger against the won amid a bleak economic outlook and the growing concerns over the North Korean nuclear crisis, closing at 1,245 won per dollar, up 15.10 won. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 12: A bank employee counts U.S. dollars banknotes at the headquarters of the Korea Exchange Bank March 12, 2003 in Seoul, South Korea. The dollar began stronger against the won amid a bleak economic outlook and the growing concerns over the North Korean nuclear crisis, closing at 1,245 won per dollar, up 15.10 won. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
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Can We Really Go “Paperless?”

Can we really operate efficiently with everything stored in some computer file? Shouldn’t there be some kind of “hard copy” somewhere?

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WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 1: An Activists pickets during a protest near the US Treasury Department October 1, 2004 in Washington, DC. Activists, organized by the Jubilee USA Network, protested for 100% debt cancellation for impoverished nations which the G-7 Finance Ministers who where discussing. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 1: An Activists pickets during a protest near the US Treasury Department October 1, 2004 in Washington, DC. Activists, organized by the Jubilee USA Network, protested for 100% debt cancellation for impoverished nations which the G-7 Finance Ministers who where discussing. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
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Is America’s Spending Out Of Whack?

Everyone seems to look to government to solve the problem of lack of jobs. It’s like expecting the fox to bring back the chickens.

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ISLA VISTA , CA - MAY 24: Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California.
 (Photo by Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)
ISLA VISTA , CA - MAY 24: Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California. (Photo by Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)
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Murder in Santa Barbara

Six people are dead in a Santa Barbara, California killing spree. Three killed with a gun and three more with a knife.

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(Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
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Memorial Day 2014

Amazing, as it might seem, no one seems to know when the first national Memorial Day occurred.

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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Tom’s Opinion: Veterans Administration Healthcare In Montana

When a veteran makes an appointment with a VA hospital or local clinic the VA requires that veteran to be seen within a 14-30 day window.

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 13:  (L to R) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speak to reporters about meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama over the deficit debate at the U.S. Capitol on April 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to make a major budget address this afternoon.   (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 13: (L to R) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speak to reporters about meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama over the deficit debate at the U.S. Capitol on April 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to make a major budget address this afternoon. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)
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Does Congress Deserve A Raise?

Congressional leaders make $174,000 annually. About 3-4 times what the average American receives for his or her daily labors.

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Senate Holds Hearing On U.S. Border Security
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Senator Tester To Make Statement During Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Hearing

 

 

The Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee is holding a hearing this morning on the state of VA Healthcare.  Given the recent allegations around the standard of care veterans are receiving, this is a particularly important hearing.

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SAN LORENZO, CA - FEBRUARY 20: A Wal-Mart truck sits outside of a Wal-Mart store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. Wal-Mart reporterd a 21 percent decline in fourth quarter earnings with profits of $4.4 billion or $1.36 a share compared to $5.6 billion, or $1.67 per share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
SAN LORENZO, CA - FEBRUARY 20: A Wal-Mart truck sits outside of a Wal-Mart store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. Wal-Mart reporterd a 21 percent decline in fourth quarter earnings with profits of $4.4 billion or $1.36 a share compared to $5.6 billion, or $1.67 per share one year ago. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Is Free Market Competition A Good Thing?

Our founding fathers knew that innovation came from the freedom to pursue dreams and ideas in a competitive environment.

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OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 20: A sign advertising the new Burger King turkey burger is displayed at the drive thru of a Burger King restaurant on March 20, 2013 in Oakland, California. Burger King debuted a limited release turkey burger in an effort to appeal to health-conscious diners. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 20: A sign advertising the new Burger King turkey burger is displayed at the drive thru of a Burger King restaurant on March 20, 2013 in Oakland, California. Burger King debuted a limited release turkey burger in an effort to appeal to health-conscious diners. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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If The Government Ran A Fast Food Restaurant

Everyone says government should be run more like a business.. But what if main street businesses were run more like the government?

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