Today’s show 12-1-17

On the broadcast today we had Dorsey Hager, Executive-Secretary/Treasurer of the Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council, and he talked about several topics including National Apprenticeship Week, the OSU Hospital Towers Project, and Post-Game the Election! Our second guest was Noah Lanard, writer with Mother Jones Magazine, and he talked about What’s Hidden in the GOP Tax Cut Bill!

Today’s show 11-30-17

On the broadcast today we had Scott Paul, with the Alliance for American Manufacturing(AAM), and he talked about the State of the Steel Industry and Trade! Our second guest was Dave Simons, with the Sierra Club Ohio, and he talked about the Icebreaker Lake Erie Wind-power Project and Projected Industry Growth and Jobs!

Today’s show 11-29-17

On the broadcast today we had Tom Kochan, author of Shaping the Future of Work: A Handbook for Action and a New Social Contract, and he talked about Improving the Workforce in America! Our second guest was Evan Vaughn, Media Relations Officer for American Wind Energy Association, and he talked about Wind Energy and what Tax Reform will do to American Jobs and Wind Energy Development!

Today’s show 11-28-17

On the broadcast today we had Thomas Buffenbarger, Independent Labor Voice, and he talked about The GOP Tax Cut and Health Care! Our second guest was Adnan Mahmud, Founder and CEO of LiveStories, and he talked about Ohio Gender Pay Gap!

Today’s show 11-27-17

On the broadcast today we had Dan Troy, Lake County Commissioner, and he talked about several topics including the Tax Reform Bill, Redistricting Reform, and Possible lawsuit against Drug Companies because of the Opiate Crisis! Our second guest was Larry D Wllis, President of the Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, and he talked about Moderate Republicans Leaving Congress and Front-line Transportation Workers being Assaulted on the job!

Today’s show 11-24-17

On the radio show today we had Professor Sherry Linkon, Working Class Perspectives, and she talked about Public Education! Our second guest was Patrick Gallagher, Sub-district Director for United Steelworkers(USW) District 1, and he talked about several topics including the AFL-CIO Convention, Right to Work, and the current Steel Industry!

Today’s show 11-23-17

On the broadcast today we had Bill Samuel, Legislative Director for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including Health Care, the GOP Tax Bill, Government Funding, and NAFTA! Our second guest was Sam Allard, with Cleveland Scene magazine, and he talked about Women Challenging Council Seats and Voter turnout in the Elections!

Today’s show 11-22-17

On the program today we had Bill Lueders, Managing Editor of The Progressive, and he talked about the Latest issue of the magazine and the story “Trumping Trumpism! Our second guest was John Murphy, Eastern Region Int’l Vice President/Secretary-Treasurer Teamsters Local 122, and he talked about The Butch Lewis Act of 2017!

Today’s show 11-21-17

On the broadcast today we had Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers(OFT), and she talked about several topics including her tour of Ohio, Re-authorization of the Children’s Health Insurance Program(CHIP), and the GOP Tax Reform Bill! Our second guest was Tim McCarthy, with Cuyahoga Community College(Tri-C) Workforce, Community and Economic Development Division, and he talked about their Pre-Apprentice Training Program and their partnership with the Cleveland Building Trades Apprentice Programs!

Today’s show 11-20-17

On the broadcast today we had Councilman Michael D Polensek, with the Cleveland City Council, and he talked about several topics including the 2017 General Elections and the Mr Cars Homicides and the Arrest of three suspects! Our second guest was Tim Cole, with The Compass Alliance, and he talked about Building a Career of Significance, the Four Cardinal Points of the Career Compass, and Employee Burnout!