iOS app Android app

Bernie Marcus

Labor Board Threatens an American Tradition

Job Creators Network | Posted 11.29.2014 | Business
Job Creators Network

By Bernie Marcus Mr. Marcus is co-founder and former CEO of The Home Depot and founder of the Job Creators Network, a business advocacy organization....

WATCH: Home Depot Co-Founder Says Obamacare Will 'Kill Off Small Business'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 04.11.2013 | Business

Rather than serve as a cure-all for a broken health care system, Obamacare will be a harbinger of death, says Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus. The...

Home Depot Co-Founder: If Romney Wins, 'Smiles' Will Turn Into Jobs

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.06.2012 | Business

Bernie Marcus, co-founder of home improvement retailer Home Depot, says electing Romney would make business executives so happy that they'd essentiall...

Peter H. Stone

Mega Donors Bankrolling Massive Religious Conservative Anti-Obama Campaign | Peter H. Stone | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

A conservative group led by longtime political activist Ralph Reed has budgeted $10 million for a major 2012 election push to turn out the religious r...

Jon Ward

Home Depot Founder Knocks Obama's Business Adviser, Says Entrepreneurs Fear Government | Jon Ward | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bernie Marcus, the billionaire founder and former CEO of Home Depot, is not a fan of President Obama's policies. He's also no big admire...

Labor Unions, the Economy, and the EFCA

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

The Employee Free Choice Act could lead to a re-empowerment of labor in the face of corporate greed and the possibility of restoring sanity and balance to a system that stacks the deck in favor of the wealthy.

Three Ways Synagogues Can Learn From Churches

Benyamin Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Benyamin Cohen

It wouldn't hurt a synagogue to put some restroom signs up or grab a bucket of paint and mark a few spots in their parking lot for newcomers. It would go a long way.

Haitian Business Crushed--Not by Earthquake, But by Home Depot

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

A Haitian immigrant who built a multi-million business in New Jersey is now fighting to survive financially -- a victim not of the recent earthquake in his native country -- but of racial discrimination in America.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Betting Against the American Middle Class

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Unionization is how the middle class re-emerges. America could do without a few filthy-rich boys lolling on yachts in the Mediterranean.

Sam Stein

Unions File Complaint To Strip Anti-Labor Group's Tax Status | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two of the nation's largest unions have filed a joint complaint with the IRS, urging the agency to revoke the tax-exempt status of two organizations f...

Sam Stein

Good Gov't Groups: Are Corporations Using Bailout Money To Fund Political Campaigns? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reform groups are blasting letters to congressional committee chairs and the head of the Congressional Oversight Panel, urging an investigation into w...

Sam Stein

Bailout Recipients Hosted Call To Defeat Key Labor Bill | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Three days after receiving $25 billion in federal bailout funds, Bank of America Corp. hosted a conference call with conservative activists and busine...

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About EFCA (But Were Afraid To Ask)

ZP Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
ZP Heller

We're so close to passing the Employee Free Choice Act that we must dispel the last-minute attempts by anti-labor politicians to quash our efforts of standing up for working people.

Home Depot Founder: Retailers Who Don't Support GOP "Should Be Shot"

The Oxdown Gazette | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This is what Home Depot's founder Bernie Marcus said on a conference call yesterday: "If a retailer has not gotten involved with this, if he has not ...