Here"s what J.B. Pritzker"s election means for Illinois" taxes, minimum wage, health care and more

For the second election in a row, Illinois voters h.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneNov 9th, 2018

Bernie Sanders Dangles a New Incentive to Get Walmart to Pay $15 Minimum Wage: Stock Buybacks

He wants Walmart to take care of workers before it rewards shareholders. U.S. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 15th, 2018

What a Democrat-controlled House means for labor laws and minimum wage

Here’s how the midterm elections will affect workers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

What Tuesday’s Midterm Election Results Mean for Health Care

Obamacare, Medicaid expansion, and more were on the line in the 2018 midterms. An extraordinarily divisive midterm election campaign came to a close on Tuesday night. Democrats are projected to t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 7th, 2018

Carbon Tax, Minimum Wage, Renewable Energy: 7 Ballot Initiative Results That Matter Most to Big Business

Corporate interests—on climate change, minimum wage, and carbon taxes— were also at stake on Election Day 2018. Sure, the 2018 midterm elections determined the fate of hundreds of political hopefuls on Tuesday night, but ball.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 7th, 2018

Brainstorm Health: Midterm Elections and Health Care, OxyContin Coverage, Alphabet Health Conference

Brainstorm Health Daily: November 7, 2018 Good afternoon, readers. An extraordinarily divisive midterm election campaign came to a close on Tuesday night. Democrats are projected to take solid control of the H.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 7th, 2018

Election Impact: Health care stocks jump following midterms

The outcome of the midterm elections was good for the stock market in general, mostly because it didn't produce any big surprises, but it was especially good for the health care industry and several other companies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

What Larry Hogan"s re-election means for Maryland businesses

Maryland's business community hopes Gov. Larry Hogan will lower taxes and continue to be a check on the majority-Democrat General Assembly......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Exit polls suggest midterm election voters focused on health care and immigration, not the booming economy

Health care ranked as the most important issue for voters in the 2018 midterm election, while immigration was No. 2 and the economy was third, according to preliminary results for exit polls......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Capitol Report: Trump has dominated every conversation but one — the midterm campaign

Americans have heard plenty of arguments about health care, taxes and immigration this campaign s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Stock futures point lower ahead of midterm election

Health care names CVS Health, AmerisourceBergen and Eli Lilly will report earnings......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 6th, 2018

Health Care Digest: Health"s push onto the ballot, an exec"s cancer story and more

More health care issues are being decided at the ballot box, and Tuesday's election isn't the end of the trend......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2018

Trade wars, taxes, immigration among top economic issues for voters in midterm elections

Trade wars, taxes, immigration, health care are among voters' economic concerns ahead of midterms. With a strong economy, fewer wor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 5th, 2018

Viewpoint: Disruption and innovation as a means to create change in health care

While disruption is a “buzzword” often used across multiple industries, we need to have a foundational understanding of what that means for healthcare, writes Christopher Cornue, chief strategy officer and chief innovation officer at Navicent Health......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

How Adirondack Tire combats escalating property taxes, utility costs and health care premiums

"Uncontrollable expenses make New York a difficult business climate," says founder Larry O'Shea......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2018

A popular health-care fund is on pace for its best day since President Trump"s election

A popular way to bet on the healt.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2018

The hidden ways rising health-care costs affect you

The rising price of health care in the U.S. costs families thousands of dollars a year in foregone wages, out-of-pocket costs and increased taxes, a new report says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2018

Paying a premium on premiums: Rising health insurance costs outpace wage growth

Employer-sponsored health insurance costs rose again this year, bringing the family averages close to $20,000 and individual cost to nearly $7,000 – largely as a result of increasing health care cost.  According to a report by the Kaiser Family.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2018

The Midterm Elections Could Give These Health-Care Stocks a Boost

Our policy roundtable sees more spending on health care, no matter the election outcome. Good news for hospital operators.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 30th, 2018

The Midterms Could Give a Boost to These Health-Care Stocks

Our policy roundtable sees more spending on health care, no matter the election outcome. Good news for hospital operators.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 28th, 2018

Temporary Holiday Workers May Make Little More Than Minimum Wage

Part-time holiday workers, who major retailers are hiring by the hundreds of thousands, often do not make much more than the minimum wage. This means their effect on the national economy is quite........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 19th, 2018