Florida’s $15 Minimum Wage: Lifeline or Job Killer?

  By E. Eugene Webb PhD, from Bay Post Internet There are probably a lot of people in Florida, who think the battle for the minimum wage increasing to $15 an hour has been resolved by the passage of Amendment 2. The amendment increases the State’s current $8.56 minimum wage …

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U.S. Unemployment Rate Woefully Understated

    By Scott Myers, Contributor The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported in a recent news release that the U.S. unemployment rate was 7.9% (12.6 million) for September, 2020.  The size of US workforce as of 9/2020 was 160.14 million. But there is more to the story if …

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DeSantis Plays Defense as Presidential Hopes Fade

    By E. Eugene Webb PhD, from Bay Post Internet It seemed so very perfect. The first-term governor, Navy SEAL, handsome, young, replete with beautiful wife and lovely family, political experience as a member of the US House of Representatives and a charming personality to go with all of …

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