If it were up to Green Party gubernatorial candidate Harry Hempy, cities and counties would have the choice to raise their minimum wages individually, the best way for Colorado communities to keep up with the rising cost of living.
"Since the bank crisis of 2008, the median wage in Colorado hasn't improved for anyone," Hempy said. "Wages fell .9 percent in 2013, so regardless of how many jobs have been created, the fact is that people are making less money to pay for services that cost more."
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Green Shadow Cabinet Secretary of Peace, David Swanson, talks to the Ed Show on MSNBC about President Obama's illegal and counter-productive bombing of Syria.
"This is a blatant violation of article 1 section 8 of the Constitution... it's [also] a blatant violation of the UN Charter," Swanson said. "More importantly it's counter productive. There is no military solution, they keep saying that."
"Candidate Barack Obama strongly agreed with Everything I've just said. It's President Obama who has changed his mind and we have to bring him back to that desire to end the mindset that gets us into war."
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