Today’s show 9-16-14

On the radio show today we had 3 guests!!!Our first guest was Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and she talked about the Continued Poor Performance of Charter Schools and the Impact of Poverty on Public Schools! Our second guest was Anna Merriman, Reporter with The Chronicle-Telegram and she talked about the Effects of Caffeine Powder and How dangerous it is…Our Third guest was Brian Sealy, Staff Representative for the United Steelworkers(USW), and he talked about the Ruling from the ITC on OCTG and the US Steel Plant in Lorain!

Today’s show 9-11-14

On the radio show today we had Amy Hanauer, With Policy Matter Ohio, and she talked about The State of Working Ohio where the Labor Force Participation is at an All Time Low! Our second guest was Sylvia Johnson, Deputy Legislative Director for the United Auto Workers(UAW), and she talked about several topics including Jobs, Trade, and Economic Inequality!

Today’s show 9-10-14

On the broadcast today we had 3 guests!!! Our first guest was Dr.Jill Stein, Green Party Candidate, and she talked about the Economy and No Recovery in sight and the Peoples Climate March and “Climate Convergence”! Our second guest was Julius Ciaccia, Director of the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District, and he talked about our Cities Water Infrastructure is in Danger of Failing without Greater Investment! Our third guest was Rich Fiesta, with the Alliance for Retired Americans, and he talked about the Koch Sisters and Paul Ryan’s Book Tour!

Today’s show 9-9-14

On the broadcast today we had Jim Cullen, Editor of the Progressive Populist Magazine, and he talked about several stories in the upcoming Edition of the Magazine! Our second guest was Judith Ancel, with The Worker Education and Labor Studies at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and she talked about Unaccompanied Minors at the Border as Blow-Back from US Policy!

Today’s show 9-8-14

On the broadcast today we had Scott Gerfen, with the Ohio Consumers Counsel, and he talked about several topics including one of the State’s Largest Energy Marketers is changing the way it does business, Lifeline Awareness Week, ans Utility Scams! Our second guest was Doreen Cannon, Chairperson of the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council Tradeswomen Committee and President of Plumbers Local 55, and she talked about The Community Presentation on September 30 to Promote Opportunities to Women in the Trades!

Today’s show 9-5-14

On the radio broadcast today we had Tom Buffenbarger, General President for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers(IAMAW), and he talked about several topics including Contract Negotiations with Southwest Airlines, CSX, Voter Rights and what the IAMAW is doing for Voter Education! Our second guest was Dorsey Hager, Executive Secretary Treasurer of the Columbus/Central Ohio Building Trades Council, and he talked about what the Building Trades are doing in regards to Community Service, Getting People to Vote, and Upcoming Projects!

Today’s show 9-4-14

On the radio show today we had Attorney Joe Dunson, with Ohio Association for Justice, and he talked about Cyclists and what they must do when riding and how to protect yourself and what to do in the event of a Collision with a Motorist! Our second guest was Senator Sherrod Brown and he talked about several issues including Tax Inversion, Currency Manipulation, and the Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act!

Today’s show 9-3-14

On the broadcast today we had Stephen JohnsonGrove, Deputy Director of the Ohio Justice and Policy Center, and he talked about Fair Hiring Policies(a.k.a. “Ban the Box”)! Our second guest was Tom Germuska Jr., Editor of the Labor Citizen, and he talked about the upcoming issue of the Labor Citizen including Labor Day Celebrations, “Women at Work” Event, and the Opening of the Dayton Racino which used a Negotiated Project Labor Agreement!