CEO Pay on Morning Joe

Political commentators on MSNBC’s morning news talk show agreed that the forty-year trend of rising executive compensation is “obscene” and that Citigroup shareholders have a right to be upset.

Risky Business

Risky Business

Astronomic compensation remains the norm on Wall Street.

The 10 Greediest Americans of 2011

The 10 Greediest Americans of 2011

Whether they manage football pageants or Ford Motor Co., these guys remind us how much needs to change, economically and politically, in 2012 and beyond.

Poverty News

Poverty News

There are 46.2 million Americans living in poverty.

Eric Cantor’s Defense of Job Destroyers

It’s unlikely that Eric Cantor’s continuous defense of tax breaks for so-called “job creators” takes into account job-destroying, tax-dodging CEOs.

Jeff Immelt, GE CEO – Corporate Tax Dodger

Jeff Immelt, GE CEO – Corporate Tax Dodger

If there were an Olympics for tax dodging, General Electric would sweep the gold. Last year GE reaped $3.3 billion in federal income tax refunds, despite more than $5 billion in U.S. profits