On the program today we had Mark Naymik, Political Columnist for the Plain Dealer, and he talked about several issues including Governor Kasich’s budget and popularity, and the upcoming Governor’s race and the likely candidates…Our second guest was John O’Neil, Irish Economist, and he talked about Education in Ireland in the field of computers and about the financial status of Ireland!
On the broadcast today we had Jeff Stoffer, Editor of the American Legion Magazine, and he talked about Sequestration and what it means to our Armed Services! Our second guest was Al Mixon with Teamsters local 507 and he talked about the Governor’s Budget!
On the broadcast today we had Lake County Commissioner Dan Troy, and he talked about Governor Kasich and his backing of Medicare in Ohio. He also talked about Shale Oil. Our second guest was Judy Gearhart, Executive director of the International Labor Rights Forum, and she talked about Labor Rights in global supply chains!
On today’s Radio show we had Sherry Linkon from Working Class Perspectives, and she talked about Economic inequality and education…Our second guest was Leo Gerard, General President of the United Steel Workers Union, and he talked about Sequestration and other problems with our government!
America’s Work Force Radio Show Airs in Cleveland, Can be Heard Nationally
America’s Work Force, a daily labor-radio program, has been on the air since 1993, supplying listeners with useful, relevant input into their daily lives through fact-finding features, in-depth interviews, and practical consumer reports. To hear it locally, tune in on WERE 1490 AM in Cleveland weekday afternoons from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Click on http://tinyurl.com/c9jcz5m to listen to an internet stream of the show from anywhere during that hour. Or, click on http://tinyurl.com/b4ucc5h to hear a podcast Of America’s Work Force shows through iTunes.
At the heart of the show is its provocative guest list – through the support and participation of the labor community, dozens of labor leaders and advocates have been guests, along with politicians, civic leaders, industry professionals, experts and more. You can generally hear Mr. Coyle on the show the second Wednesday of every month. The show is now in its 20th year and Ed “Flash” Ferenc has been hosting it since 1998. “Todays seniors are the folks that built America and made it great. They fought for us in wars, they worked hard so their kids could have a better life than they did. As a country, we cannot do enough for them,” said Mr. Ferenc.
On the program today we had Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur and she talked about several issues including the Ford Plant in Brook Park, Sequestration, HR 656, and the TLC company in Bay Village! Our second guest was Valerie Long, Executive Vice President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), and she talked about connecting the Civil Rights Movement and today’s fight against income inequality!
On the program today we had Matt Rothschild of the Progressive Magazine and he talked about several issues including, Sequestration, State of the Union, and the Governor of Wisconsin! Our second guest was former congressman Steve LaTourette and he talked about Sequestration!!!
On the radio program today we had Melissa Cropper, president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and she talked about Obama’s plan to extend Pre-school opportunities to every child and gun control to make schools safer. Our second guest was Deb Kline, Director of Cleveland Jobs with Justice, and she talked about Labor and the New Deal art exhibit! Our third guest was Pat Gallagher with the United Steel Workers and the North Coast Labor Federation, and he talked about several issues including the death of a local worker over the weekend, Sequestration, the campaign against “Right to Work”, and Tires manufactured in China but being put on American cars!
On the broadcast today we had Bob Baugh, from the AFL-CIO Industrial Union Council, and he talked about the decline of manufacturing in America and what needs to be done! Our second guest was Economist, Tom Mackell Jr., and he talked about Austerity and what it means to the economy!