Today’s show 1-29-16

On the broadcast today we had Yanela Sims, with SIEU Local 1, and she talked about Organizing and their Contract Campaign with the City of Cleveland! Our second guest was Joe Baker, President of the Medical Rights Center, and he talked about Transitioning to Medicare and Medicare part D Appeals!

Today’s show 1-28-16

On the radio show today we had Nick Nyhart, with Every Voice Center, and Tova Wang, with The Communication Workers of America(CWA), and they talked about the New Report from the Democracy Initiative Education Fund: Democracy at a Crossroads:How the One Percent Is Silencing Our Voices!

Today’s show 1-27-16

On the broadcast today we had Mark Naymik, with the North East Ohio Media Group, and he talked about several topics including the 6 officers being Fired by Cleveland City Hall, the Tamir Rice Case, and the Strickland Political Race! Our second guest was John Murphy, Eastern Region International Vice President/Secretary Treasurer LU 122 of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and he talked about the Central States Pension Fund Rescue Plan!

Today’s show 1-26-16

On the show today we had Tom Buffenbarger, Retired IAMAW President, and he talked about several issues including his Retirement, the Snow Storm and Snow Removal Efforts, and the Railroad System! Our second guest was Brandon Edwin Chrostowski, Owner of Edwin’s Restaurant, and he talked about giving Formerly Incarcerated Adults a Job in the Hospitality Industry!

Today’s show 1-25-16

On the broadcast today we had Lake County Commissioner, Dan Troy, and he talked about his Election as President of NOACA and what they do and Infrastructure! Our second guest was Ed Wytkind, President of the Transportation Trades Department of The AFL-CIO, and he talked about 2016 Transportation Infrastructure Priorities!

Today’s show 1-22-16

On the show today we had Joseph McCartin, Professor at Georgetown University, and he talked about The Future of Public Sector Unionism! Our second guest was Leo Gerard, President of the United Steelworkers Union(USW), and he talked about how the price of oil has affected Steelworkers and the affect the Trans Pacific Partnership will have on our economy!

Today’ show 1-21-16

On the radio program today we had Jean Ross, with National Nurses United, and she talked about Nurses to Patients Ratio! Our second guest was Pat Gallagher, with the North Coast Area Labor Federation and the United Steelworkers Union(USW), and he talked about Republic Steel in Lorain, Other Steel Plant Closings, Off-shore Steel Flooding the Market, and Current Negotiations!

Today’s show 1-20-16

On the broadcast today we had Tom Kochan, with MIT’s Sloan School of Management and Author of “Shaping the Future of Work: What Future Worker, Business, Government, and Education Leaders Need To Do For All To Prosper”.. and he talked about the need to transform Labor and Employment Practices and Policies so the next Generation Workforce can Thrive! Our second guest was Dennis Meaney, Business Manager of IBEW Local 38, and he talked about Dick Acton and all the Work that is going on in Cleveland!

Today’s show 1-19-16

On the broadcast today we had 3 guests!!! Our first guest was Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers(OFT), and she talked about remembrance of Former OFT President Ron Marec, the continuing search for State Board Superintendent, and State Report Cards and ESSA! Our second guest was JJ Montanaro, Certified Financial Planner with USAA, and he talked about Keeping the New Year’s Resolution to Spend Less and Save Money! Our third guest was Nolan Rosenkrans, a Reporter with the Toledo Newspaper Guild, and he talked about the fight between the Toledo Blade and the Newspaper Guild!

Today’s show 1-18-16

On the radio program today we had State Senator, Tom Patton, and he talked about House Bill 377(Right to Work) and SB 208 TPP Supplemental School Funding! Our second guest was Tom Mackell Jr, with the Long Shoreman’s Union, and he talked about the Presidential Race!