Progressive political commentator Thom Hartmann gives an update on U.S. economic and labor news.

Hartmann covers:

  • Minimum wage in more than half of U.S. states now higher than federal minimum
  • Home health care workers still exempt from minimum wage laws
  • Suggestion that President Obama should raise income level for time-and-a-half exemption
  • York City (Pennsylvania) school district may soon be controlled by a for-profit charter school company
  • American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) dumped by eBay
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