Today’s show 5-27-16

On the broadcast today we had Professor Sherry Linkon, with Working Class Studies/Labor Perspectives, and she talked about Drugs and Jobs! Our second guest was Leo Gerard, General President of the United Steelworkers Union(USW), and he talked about the Fight to Save Domestic Jobs in the Face of Bad Trade Practices!

Today’s show 5-26-16

On the broadcast today we had Greg LeRoy, with Good Jobs First, and he talked about their “Subsidy Tracker”! Our second guest was Lou Dubose, Editor of the Washington Spectator, and he talked about some stories in the June issue of the magazine including; Ted Cruz, Mass Deportation, the Wall, and Donald Trump!

Today’s show 5-25-16

On the broadcast today we had Mark Naymik, with Cleveland.com, and he talked about several topics including; Mayor Tom Coyne, John Kasich, and the RNC! Our second guest was John Murphy, Eastern Region Vice President of the Teamsters Union, and he talked about Central States Pension Issue!

Today’s show 5-24-16

On the show today we had Thomas Buffenbarger, Retired President of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers(IAMAW), and he talked about How Europeans view Donald Trump and Trade! Our second guest was Lisa Conyers, Author of the book, “The Human Cost Of Welfare”, and she talked about Fixing the Welfare System in America!

Today’s show 5-23-16

On the broadcast today we had Daniel J Nemeth, President of the Cleveland Association of Rescue Employees/ILA Local 1975, and he talked about the Growing need and use of NARCAN for Overdoses! Our second guest was Larry Willis, with the Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, and he talked about National Maritime Day(May 23rd) and the Status of the Norwegian Air International’s Foreign Air Carrier Permit!

Today’s show 5-20-16

On the broadcast today we had Mark Seavey, with American Legion Magazine and he talked about some of the stories in the latest edition of the magazine including VA Privatization Movement, Dealing with PTST, and Memorial Day! Our second guest was Rich Fiesta, with the Alliance for Retired Americans, and he talked about Donald Trump becoming the Republican Party Presumptive Presidential Nominee and Older Americans Month!

Today’s show 5-19-16

On the show today we had Professor Dale Maharidge, Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University, and he talked about his article on The Downsizing of Journalists in Nation Magazine!The second guest was Patrick Gallagher, with The United Steelworkers Union(USW) and the North Coast Area Labor Federation, and he talked about several topics including the Changes to Labor Law, Arcelor/Mittal Contract Negotiations, Trade, and Senator Rob Portman!

Today’s show 5-18-16

On the broadcast today we had Karen Kahn, Director of Communications for Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute(PHI), and she talked about the Poor Quality of Nursing Assistant Jobs! Our second guest was Damon Silvers, Director of Policy and Special Council for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about “The Rise of The Radical Right”!

Today’s show 5-17-16

On the broadcast today we had Darold Johnson, Director of Legislation and Political Action for the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and he talked about The New State Superintendent, Paolo DeMaria, and Charter Schools! Our second guest was Sandy Theis, with Progress Ohio, and she talked about Senator Rob Portman!

Today’s show 5-16-16

On the show today we had Kenny Yuko, Ohio State Senator, and he talked about his Medical Marijuana Bill! Our second guest was Tom Mackell Jr., Economist and Author, and he talked about several topics including Maritime Issues, the Jones Act, and the Presidential Race!