Stories by Laura Clawson

Laura Clawson is the Labor editor at Daily Kos Labor, and a contributing editor at Daily Kos.  subscribe to Laura Clawson's feed

Posted on: May 18, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

4.2 million people will automatically become eligible for overtime pay.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

Labor activists are breathing a sigh of relief after a 4-4 tie.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

Thanks for not building that wall, Canada.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

Naturalization applications are up 11% and counting, even more than previous election years.

Posted on: Mar 7, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

Rubio’s campaign has a couple of big problems. One is that it’s not much of a campaign.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

At least one GOP candidate's humor is stuck in high school.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

The Trump Organization fights on—to deny its workers their right to organize.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2016, Source: Daily Kos

Bush wants to deprive needy Americans of aid.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

“I wouldn’t keep any school open that wasn’t doing a better than average job,” Clinton said

Posted on: Dec 3, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Donald Trump retweeted the wisdom that 'his poll numbers jump every time instances like this occur.'

Posted on: Oct 28, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Here's a little suggestion for a first question for Dr. Carson.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

"At a certain point you see a pattern and start to think maybe the parent company has something to do with it."

Posted on: Oct 14, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Mike Huckabee stole the night with his creepy dog joke.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

He'll give up his House seat at the end of October.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Bigotry to defend bigotry while denying the original bigotry was in fact bigotry.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Carson, a respected pediatric neurosurgeon, sinks to a new low.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Walker is proposing a virtual wipe-out of union rights and any advances for workers under President Obama.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

The paper was quick to correct a story, but wouldn't admit it messed up in the first place.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Democrat Sherrod Brown is behind the newly introduced Charter School Accountability Act.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2015, Source: Daily Kos

Extreme right-winger wants to limit what poor people can buy with food stamps.