Welcome to the Politicus Pulse. Here are the links you need to see to get your day started off right. Consider this a cup of coffee for your mind.
Corporate America’s Chokehold on Wages (WaPo)
American corporations are more profitable than ever. And it’s coming at the expense of workers.
US Businesses Don’t Succeed in Spite of Government. They Succeed Because of It. (The Christian Science Monitor)
Big business complains about corporate tax rates. But corporate taxes fund the infrastructure that the private sector depends on. Try starting a business without it.
Mastering the Machine (The New Yorker)
How Ray Dalio built the world’s richest and strangest hedge fund.
A Right-Wing Jobs Program for America (Creators)
Why GOP jobs programs are like trying to cure a headache by chopping off your head.
Corporate Tax Holiday in Debt Ceiling Deal: Where’s the Uproar? (Rolling Stone)
Are corporations really going to get another tax holiday? They very well might.
Don’t Give Up – Peter Gabriel