Today’s show 1-18-16

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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!

Today’s show 2-8-16

On the broadcast today we had Dan Doron, with the Ohio Consumers Counsel, and he talked about Landline Phone Service coming to an end, and ways to Save Energy and Money this Winter! Our second guest was Terry O’Sullivan, President of the Laborers International Union of North America(LIUNA), and he talked about several topics including the Highway Bill, Infrastructure with a focus on Water, The upcoming Election, and the Impact of Organizing!

Today’s show 2-5-16

On the show today we had Dorsey Hager, Executive Secretary/Treasurer Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council, and he talked about CWA Outsourcing OSU Skilled Trade Jobs, HB 394, and Zach Klein & Kristin Boggs! Our second guest was Julia Lurie, Writer for Mother Jones Magazine, and she talked about the Flint Michigan Water Crisis!

Today’s show 2-4-16

On the broadcast today we had John Eklund, Ohio State Senator and Representative for Ohio Association For Justice, and he talked about Jobs for Ohioans! Our second guest was U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, and he talked about Unfair Trade Deals and Protecting Earned Benefits of Ohioans with Central States Pension Plans!

Today’s show 2-3-16

Today on the show we had Bill Samuel, Director of Government Affairs for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including; the Funding Bill, Cadillac Tax, and the Trans Pacific Partnership! Our second guest was Dave Megenhardt, Executive Director of the United Labor Agency(ULA), and he talked about Dick Acton and his role with the ULA, Union Community Activist Network(UCAN) Training classes, and Help for Displaced Workers!

Today’s show 2-2-16

On the broadcast today we had Tim Burga, President of the Ohio AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including Unemployment Compensation Bill HB 394, Right To Work, Ted Strickland, and the upcoming Elections! Our second guest was Will Wesch, with Novus Medical Detox, and he talked about Drug and Alcohol Abuse and What to Look for in the Workplace!

Today’s show 2-1-16

On the broadcast today we had Mark Gruenberg, Editor of Press Associates Union News Service/Washington Window, and he talked about Union Density and The Trans Pacific Partnership! Our second guest was Sue McConnell, President of the Cleveland Better Business Bureau, and she talked about the Top 10 Businesses that Clevelanders Complained about in 2015 and Romance Scams to look out for!

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!