Posts Tagged ‘Hardworking’

Weekly Address: Ensuring Hard-Working Americans Retire with Dignity

In this week’s address, the President reiterated his commitment to middle-class economics, and to ensuring that all hard-working Americans get the secure and dignified retirement they deserve. Uploads by The White House Additional news- -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

Upskill America: The President’s Plan to Help Hardworking Americans Earn Higher-Paying Jobs

Watch on YouTube Yesterday, President Obama traveled to Boise State University in Idaho — his first time in the Gem State. Here's why:  For six years, President Obama and the American people have been working hard to lay a new, stronger foundation for our economy — one that's based on what works: middle-class economics. That […]

Weekly Address: Raise The Minimum Wage — It’s The Right Thing To Do For Hardworking Americans

In this week’s address, Vice President Biden discusses the importance of raising the federal minimum wage. It’s good for workers, it’s good for business, and it would help close the gender pay gap, as women make up more than half of the workers who stand to benefit from a raise. And as the Vice President […]