Today’s show 4-28-17

On the broadcast today we had Professor John Russo, with Working Class Perspectives, and he talked about the Effects of Automation on Jobs in America! Our second guest was Stan Johnson, Secretary/Treasurer of the United Steelworkers Union(USW), and he talked about the Effects of Steel Dumping on National Defense and Workers Memorial Day!

Today’s show 4-27-17

On the broadcast today we had Bill Samuel, Governmental Affairs Department for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including Trump’s First 100 days, Regulatory Rollbacks, Budget, Obamacare, and NAFTA! Our second guest was Matthew Rothschild, with the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, and he talked about Right to Work and Prevailing Wage in Wisconsin!

Today’s show 4-26-17

On the broadcast today we had Matthew Gardner, with the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, and he talked about what the GOP and Trump’s Tax Plan will do for Tax Reform! Our second guest was Janice Nolan, with the American Lung Association, and she talked about the 2017 State of The Air Report!

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Today’s show 4-25-17

On the broadcast today we had Thomas Buffenbarger, Independent Labor Voice and former President of the IAMAW, and he talked about Deregulation of the Airline Industry! Our second guest was Bryan McGown, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors for NEOVETS, and he talked about the NEOVETS’ Free Training Event for Employers!

Today’s show 4-24-17

On the broadcast today we had Lake County Commissioner, Dan Troy, and he talked about several topics including Tax Revenue, Health Care, and Energy! Our second guest was Ed Wytkind, President of the Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, and he talked about Automation in Jobs!

Today’s show 4-21-17

On the broadcast today we had Jeff Stoffer, Editor of The American Legion Magazine, and he talked about a few of the stories in the upcoming May Issue of the magazine! Our second guest was Norm Wernet, with the Ohio Alliance for Retired Americans, and he talked about the Trump Administration being Open to Medicare Privatization and Cuts to Social Security!

Today’s show 4-20-17

On the broadcast today we had Amy Goldstein, Author of the book, JANESVILLE: An American Story, and she talked about the book and what happened when the GM Plant closed! Our second guest was Patrick Gallagher, with the North Coast Area Labor Federation and the USW, and he talked about several topics including the Ohio AFL-CIO Industrial Union Council Meeting, the USW Convention Report, and the Workers Memorial Day Event!

Today’s show 4-19-17

On the broadcast today we had DeLane Adams, Communications Representative for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers(IAMAW), and he talked about what he does for the Union, what the Union is doing to keep members informed, and their Organizing of Uber Drivers in New York City! Our second guest was Julie Anderson, Senior Research Associate with the Institute For Women’s Policy Research, and she talked about the Impact of Equal Pay on Women’s Poverty and The Economy!

Today’s show 4-18-17

On the broadcast today we had Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and she talked about the State Voucher Bill to take Public Tax Dollars to pay Tuition to Private Schools! Our second guest was Gabrielle Gurley, with the American Prospect, and she talked about her article on Private-Public-Partnerships!

Today’s show 4-17-17

On the broadcast today we had Tom Patton, Ohio State Representative, and he talked about the State of the State of Ohio and Transportation Budget HB 26! Our second guest was Susan Harley, Deputy Director of Public Citizen’s Congress watch Division, and she talked about Medicare for All/Single-Payer Legislation!