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The federal government's response to the COVID-19 epidemic in the United States has been a disaster. As of Tuesday, there were more than 170,000 confir…
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The COVID-19 pandemic threatens the ability of millions of Americans to cast their ballots safely in November's general election. The virus has already…
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Shipping and logistics giant UPS brought in $74.1 billion in revenue last year. As the COVID-19 outbreak intensifies in the United States and around th…
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On Monday, Popular Information reported that Spectrum, the telecommunications giant that provides cable and internet service to 29 million customers, w…
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In urban centers, Americans stuck at home during the pandemic are flocking to large grocery stores for supplies. But in wide swaths of America, the mos…
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Workers at Spectrum, the telecommunications giant that provides cable and internet service to 29 million customers, say the company is failing to take …
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On March 15, Popular Information reported that Kroger, the largest supermarket chain in the United States, was maintaining sick leave policies that inc…
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This week, Popular Information has reported how two major grocery chains — Kroger and Whole Foods — have expanded paid sick leave only to two very narr…
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On Sunday, Popular Information reported that Kroger, the largest supermarket chain in the United States, did not offer paid sick leave to all of its em…
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In 2019, Amazon had over $280 billion in revenue and $11.9 billion in profits. Its owner, Jeff Bezos, was worth $130 billion as recently as February. S…
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