Preserve, Protect and Defend: Clocking Out

Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who would have turned 84 this week.

All labor has dignity”: Dr. King’s deep belief in economic justice.

Remembering Dr. King’s fight for the right to vote.

Are Republicans backing off the debt ceiling threat?

What world is New York Times columnist David Brooks living in?

Changing the game: Chicago passes a tough new wage theft law to protect workers.

First sentence speaks for itself: “After back-to-back presidential losses, Republicans in key states want to change the rules to make it easier for them to win.”

More: “The GOP is flaunting an electoral strategy that defied the forces of democracy and the will of the people.”

The CFPB takes a look at retirement savings and protecting seniors from scams.

In her comments on contracts, soccer star Alex Morgan shows she understands solidarity.

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber is trying to make the health care system work better and cheaper at the same time. Can he succeed?

Finally: we’re looking forward to watching the Inauguration this weekend.