Jesse Jackson Claims Obama Deserves “Big Hand” for Being “Food Stamp President”: Project 21 Members Disagree

Washington, D.C. – Black conservatives with the Project 21 leadership network are condemning the welfare state cheerleading of Jesse Jackson, who claimed President Obama deserves a “big hand” and “honor” for being a “food stamp President.” Project 21 members also dispute Obama Administration assertions that welfare spending effectively stimulates the economy. “This is twisted logic.…

Employee Files Federal Lawsuit against CWA Union Officials and Verizon for Ignoring Her Rights

Worker refused to abandon job during highly publicized strike but Verizon management continues to illegally divert union dues from her paycheck Newport News, VA – In the wake of last year’s Communications Workers of America (CWA) union boss-instigated strike that grabbed national headlines, a Newport News, Virginia Verizon (NYSE: VZ) worker has filed a federal lawsuit…

Burdensome EPA Challenged In Federal Court

Washington, D.C. — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) and a coalition of business groups today argue their challenge to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rulemaking to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Karen Harned, executive director of the Small Business Legal Center, issued the following statement regarding the landmark…