On the broadcast today we had a first…A caller from Brazil! Tim Ryan, with the Solidarity Center, was in Brazil at a conference and he talked about Bangladesh and what is happening with the survivors…Our second guest was Dan Weist, from the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission, and he talked about the backlog of claims for Veterans in Ohio!
On the broadcast today we had Dan Shingler, Editor for Shale magazine, and he talked about how Shale play a part in Ohio’s future…Our second guest was Jim Knoepp, Deputy Legal Director for Immigrant Justice Project, and he talked about Immigration Reform!
Having a job, says this new video from the Laborers (LIUNA), is not the end goal itself, but something that traditionally puts workers on a path to prosperity and opened the door to the American Dream. But, that was likely more true for your parents and grandparents.
Since the 1950s, the so-called right to work movement has been trying to weaken your power and the power of unions, which results in lower wages and living standards.
On the Broadcast today we had Tia Lessen and she talked about her movie “Citizen Koch” and the impact it made…Our second guest was Bill Spriggs, Chief Economist with the AFL-CIO, and he talked about Job growth and the economy!
On the broadcast today we had Bill Samuel, Legislative Coordinator for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including Obama on the Middle Class and Minimum Wage! Our second guest was Lou Dubose, Editor of the Washington Spectator, and he talked about Obama’s speech and redistricting!
On the program today we had Mark Naymik, Political Columnist for the Plain Dealer, and he talked about several topics including Ed FitzGerald’s run for Governor, the “Opportunity Corridor” I490, and the County Executive race! Our second guest was Daniel Hunter from “Training for Change” and he talked about the fight against the casinos in Philadelphia!
Our the radio show today we had Jeff Stoffer, Editor of the American Legion Magazine, and he talked about the August issue of the magazine that highlights Student Veterans and the Abrams Tank plant in Lima! Our second guest was Al Mixon from Teamsters Local 507, and he talked about the Immigration reform Package that the Senate passed and what are the Union’s primary concern!
On the broadcast today we had Marty Berkowitz with the Ohio Consumers Counsel and he talked about several issues including the Kasich Budget, avoiding calls from energy telemarketers, and utility scams! Our second guest was Terri Burke, Executive Director of the ACLU of Texas, and she talked about women’s reproductive rights and immigration!