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August 31st, 2017 | Main

BREAKING: Obama DOL’s Overtime Rule Struck Down

A Texas federal judge on Thursday invalidated the Obama administration’s controversial rule expanding overtime protections to millions of white collar workers, saying the U.S. Department of Labor improperly used a salary-level test to determine ...

August 25th, 2017 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

In 2016, California passed almost 800 new laws. That was about the annual average over the last ten years. For each law there are often regulations that have the force of law and basically “fill in the gaps” of the new statutes. Those ...

August 18th, 2017 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

We are becoming a nation of whiners and sissies. Last Tuesday our paper picked up an AP story discussing a workplace study conducted by Rand Corp, Harvard Medical School, and UCLA.  The study concluded that one-fifth of Americans find their ...

August 4th, 2017 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

I felt really feminine the other day.  Not really, but I was the third guy in line for the “single gender” men’s room at a gas station and the last guy who went in took his bran muffin and newspaper so I figured it would be awhile.  Three ...