Listen: America, Walt Disney Company And Jim Rope discussed on America in the Morning
"Back to America in the morning thirteen till the heir to the Walt Disney company testifies in favor of a bill which could lead as Jim rope reports to a higher corporate tax rate in California it was Henry Ford who said he wants his employees to make enough money to be able to afford one of those cars how times have changed this is a problem of corporate culture fifty years in the making the result of a concerted campaign to convince business people pundits politicians and the American people that up is down wrong is right and more than anything that greed is good Disney air Abigail Disney tells the state Senate governance and finance committee that when her grandfather Roy and her great uncle Walt Disney found in rand Disneyland C. E. O.'s were paid roughly twenty times that of the median employee today Disney CEO Bob Iger makes more than fourteen hundred times that of a mid line Disney employee that's the happiest place on earth they're paid so poorly that they rely on food banks sleeping cars for live so close to the bone the even the small problem could send them into a death spiral says according to the institute for public studies in two thousand eighteen fifty American companies pay their C. E. O.'s more than a thousand times that of the median employees in the forty years during which CEO pay has blown by over nine hundred percent wages have barely risen enough to cover skyrocketing costs that things like education housing and healthcare Senate bill thirty seven seas to incentivize corporations to cap CEO salaries California's current corporate tax rate just under nine percent this bill would shoot that rate up to nearly fifteen percent for corporations that pacey ito's three hundred times the average employee pay or higher right now Idaho's twelve percent corporate tax rate is the highest this will put California's rate just under four percent higher than Idaho's opponents say the bill is a job killer the taxing corporations will cut into their bottom lines supporters say by capping C. E. O. salaries working be invested in the work force signal can segments of our fellow Americans are drowning while the rest of us are dining at the captain's table refusing to throw them so much as a life jacket Jim rope Los Angeles at eleven till Joe Ramsey explains that the NFL has named a new controversy official to head this year's Superbowl referee crew bill vintage was the referee of Super Bowl forty nine and twenty fifteen but he's best known for a call that wasn't made vintage was the referee in New Orleans last January when the officiating crew Mister clear and obvious case of pass interference committed by the rams against the saints in the NFC championship game the rams went on to the Superbowl while St season ended thanks in large part to the missed call seems receiver Michael Thomas is taking to Twitter showing his disappointment in the selection of it of it ms call prompted changes the NFL's replay review system Super Bowl fifty four be played on Sunday February second in Miami I'm Joe Ramsey it's ten tell Robert workman has more in sports upsets a bloody in college basketball last night number two Baylor one of the few that avoided the the bad news they blasted Iowa state sixty eight fifty five the bears have thirteen consecutive wins they got their eye on that number one spot just like the ones the number four Auburn though took its first loss of the season falling at Alabama eighty three sixty four carolers Lewis junior led the way with twenty five points the tiger shot just thirty two percent from the field and fifty seven percent at the free throw line practice number five Butler was upset at home by number eighteen Seton hall seventy eight seventy Bulldogs led by ten at the half but miles Powell scored nineteen of his game high twenty nine points after intermission for the pirates are now have wins over two top ten teams this year nine Frank Florida state fought off the defending champion Virginia Cavaliers fifty four fifty but number ten Kentucky loss at South Carolina eighty one seventy eight freshman Jermaine because in our it a bank shot three pointer at the buzzer to win it call it meat Hey he had twenty six points for the game got sixteen drank Wichita state tumble that temple sixty five fifty three and number twenty five Creighton got boxed in the Georgetown eighty three to eighty of a level to the NBA where the magic from the Lakers one nineteen one eighteen to end LA's nine game winning streak Archil faults former number one overall pick Nash's second career triple double twenty one points eleven rebounds and ten assists including a couple of big lay up to the last minute yeah I think it just shows how deep you noticing goes how much we believe in each other and then what we're capable of you know who we are guys all but you know I'm also with the same one as the name you know we all believe we had a chance to win a game lebron James at nineteen points and meshes career high with nineteen assists but he missed the potential tying three ball with three seconds left nuggets rock the Hornets one hundred eighty six Mavericks turn back the kings one twenty seven one twenty three a triple double for look at don such twenty five points fifteen rebounds and seventeen assists blazes burn the rockets one seventeen one of seven Damian Lillard had twenty five CJ McCollum twenty four that offset a triple double from Russell Westbrook distance punch the Celtics one sixty one of three rookie siku dumb boy had twenty four points his best ever and one of four Detroit players to score at least twenty last night the shot over sixty percent from the floor he does the spurs one oh six the one hundred Miami now eighteen and one at home this season of the best home mark in the association they move ahead of Boston in the second place in the east Sixers stop and that's one seventeen one oh six devised Harris had thirty four raptors rolled the thunder one thirty to one twenty one the Pacers game back to trim the general's one of four ninety nine to months about us Nash's season high with twenty nine points grabbed thirteen boards bulls rushed as the wizards one fifteen to one oh six act Levin had thirty NHL just two games flyers low three one livre came back to say the loose for three in overtime on Jacob for a textile his tenth career overtime winner Blackhawks French the Canadians for once you got is one seven out of ten off the ice another coaching change there are go land the only coach in Vegas this ever had took them to the Stanley Cup final in their first year that was just two seasons ago he's out after four straight losses taking his place Peter devore who was himself canton San Jose last month seven coaching changes since the season began and two of those seven have been re hired by other clubs that's there's this board all right seven till new inductees into rocks hall of fame when American morning returns after these messages diabetes."