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Gephardt Daily Special Reports

TSA - Gephardt Daily

TSA Confiscates A Record Number of Firearms in the Past Year!

If you've traveled then you know the long and mandatory importance of US Airport Security, however, this "annoyance" does serve a very great purpose! The Transportation Security Adminastration (TSA) confiscated the most firearms this year from the travelers airports. Most of these guns were locked and loaded too! The TSA agency has an Instagram blogging account where they share all of the dangerous and interesting things that they confiscate throughout their day.
Pay Raise - Gephardt Daily

3 Reasons You’ll Likely Get a Raise in 2015

Unemployment is at its lowest level since 2008. Short-term unemployment is at its lowest since the start of the recession. The so-called job “quit rate” is at its highest in 4 years, which is good for the labor force because it signals they are confident they can quit to look for new jobs with higher salaries. All that said the news on wage growth will not be good for all since certain jobs require higher salaries there are a large number of Americans who are seeing very little wage growth.
Oil producers - Gephardt Daily

Oil Supply Effects Gas Prices

Lower gas prices may not last as long as we'd like. Oil companies are having a hard time staying economical which is why low gas prices will eventually hurt the investment in the oil production. Higher prices in gas were needed to ensure future energy security.
Net neutrality - Gephardt Daily

Where Do You Fall in the Net Neutrality Debate?

Companies, Politics, and nonprofit orginizations are taking sides in the Net Neutrality debate. One of the most aggresive plan is the reclassification by the FCC ( Federal Communications Commission), which is an Independent Agency of the United States Government.
GI Bill -Gephardt Daily

Better GI Bill for GI Joe

Post 9/11 GI Bill has a big impact on recently discharged Veterans. There are just about 1 million pre and post 9/11 Veterans that are in education and job training programs that cost more than $10 Billion a year. The student debts are uncontrollable, quite frankly, they are just looking for a hand up rather than a hand out.