June 28, 2022

Ortiz: NYC’s Vaccine Mandate Hammers Small Business at the Worst Possible Time

Alfredo Ortiz of Job Creators Network writes in FOXBusiness that outgoing NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio has delivered a coup de grâce to the city’s small businesses by issuing a mandate that all private sector employees in the city receive the vaccination against coronavirus before year’s end:  New York City’s lame-duck Mayor Bill de Blasio…

Producer Price Increases Match Highest Annual Rise on Record, Fanning Consumer Inflation Concerns

Producer prices rose in the 12 months through October at 8.6 percent, matching the prior month’s rate—the highest since 2008—and reinforcing broader concerns about inflation as higher production costs tend to trickle down to consumers. The Labor Department said in a Nov. 9 statement that the producer price index (PPI) jumped by 8.6 percent year-over-year in…

NTD News Today Full Broadcast (Nov. 9)

President Joe Biden is waiting to sign the infrastructure bill into law. What’s the wait? And a member of the squad raises concerns about the future of Biden’s social spending plan. The White House is urging companies to uphold the vaccine mandate despite a court order blocking it and the administration says it’s not ruling…

Towns Around Massachusetts Paying Snowplow Drivers up to $310 an Hour Amid Labor Shortage

Towns around Massachusetts are offering up to $310 an hour for drivers with a commercial license amid a labor shortage. According to a “request for response from interested vendors 2021–2022” legal notice, Watertown is paying up to $200 for plow drivers with a commercial license, and the rates increase to $310 for those with specialized equipment, specifically a rubber-tired…

Top House Democrat Says Biden ‘Not Getting the Job Done on Messaging’

The House representative in charge of the Democrats’ reelection committee said he believes recent losses incurred by his party are due to messaging—namely from President Joe Biden. Last week, historically blue state Virginia elected its first Republican governor in more than a decade after GOP candidate Glenn Youngkin defeated former Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a longtime…

JCN President Alfredo Ortiz Explains Why Biden ‘Smells Defeat’ for His ‘Illegal Vaccine Mandate’

Alfredo Ortiz, president and CEO of the Job Creators Network (JCN), one of the country’s largest small business advocacy groups, says Joe Biden urging businesses to ignore a federal court order and comply with his vaccine mandate is proof he’s ‘worried about losing’ and his mandate’s ‘ultimate demise.” “The Biden Administration signals that it smells…

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