WASHINGTON -- Most people know Labor Day as an extra day off of work. Fewer know the holiday comes from a time when the government was offing workers. It all started with a bad recession in the early that reduced demand for railway cars, pr.
This long holiday weekend has been brought to you by the blood, sweat and tears of the labor movement. Feel free to go to work on Monday if you disagree. As a matter of fact, thank the Unions for weekends while you're at it.