On the broadcast today we had Sherry Linkon, writer for Working Class Perspectives Blog, and she talked about Online Education for working people! Our second guest was Fred Redmond, International Vice President of Human Affairs of the United Steelworkers(USW), and he talked about the Voting Rights Act and Peabody Energy and the pensions lost!
On today’s broadcast we had Bill Samuel, Legislative Director for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including the NRLB nominations, Immigration, and Social Security! Our second guest was Jack Metzgar, from the Center for Working Class Studies in Chicago, and he talked about the shrinking of the Middle Class!
On the show today we had Mark Namik, Political Columnist for the Plain Dealer, and he talked about several stories including Ed FitzGerald losing points versus Kasich in the Governor’s race, The Cuyahoga County executive race, and the State budget! Our second guest was Norm Wernet from the Ohio Alliance for Retired Americans, and he talked about the “Human Chain” Events against Chained CPI on July 2nd!
On the radio show today we had Jeff Stoffer, Editor of the American Legion Magazine, and he talked about the July issue which included stories about the Dumbest Taxes, the Decline of Dustoff, and an interview with the House Veterans Affairs Chairman! Our second guest was Al Mixon, Vice President of Teamsters Local 507, and he talked about the status of Ohio “Right to Work” Legislation!
On the radio show today we had Lake County Commissioner, Dan Troy, and he talked about several issues including The Lake County budget, analysis of county buildings, and sharing governmental services! Our second guest was Ed Wytkind, President of the Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, and he talked about Congress trying to cut Amtrak funding, cut development of the High-speed rail and underfunding of the FAA!
On the broadcast today we had Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur and she talked about the banking Industry and the Glass Steagall Act! Our second guest was Alphonso Mayfield with the Florida Public Services Union/Service Employees International Union(SEIU) and he talked about Union members using their strength for a broader agenda…
On the program today we had 3 guests! Our first guest was former Congressman Steve LaTourette and he talked about the Immigration Bill and PLA’s! Our second Guest was Kevin Tolley, Business Representative with Sheet Metal Workers Local 33, and he talked about the convention center and the Medical Mart…Our third guest was Daniel Toth National Business Agent from the National Association of Letter Carriers, and he talked about several issues including maintaining 6 day mail delivery, Fixing the 2006 Postal accountability Act, and the false belief that the internet is the reason for US postal Service losses!
On the broadcast today we had Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and she talked about several issues including the Irony of the Achievement Ethic and Critical Literacy in Working Class Schools! Our second guest was Pat Gallagher from the United Steelworkers(USW) and the North Coast Area Labor Federation, and he talked about several topics including Senator Sherrod Brown’s visit to the USS Lorain pipe mills, Apollo Tyres merger with Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., and the AFL-CIO National Convention!
On the radio show today we had Daniel Duncan, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO Maritime Trades Department, and he talked about several topics including the battle to save Cargo Preference, Food aid program, Runaway Flags, and the international convention to protect the world’s mariners! Our second guest was Economist and Author Tom Mackell Jr, and he talked about Health Care!