On the broadcast today we had Thomas Buffenbarger, Retired President of the IAMAW and Independent Labor Voice, and he talked about several topics including Healthcare, Elections, and Pensions! Our second guest was Bethia Burke, with the Fund for Our Economic Future, and she talked about “The Two Tomorrows Report” and our Local Economy’s Health!
On the broadcast today we had 3 guests!!! Our first guest was Josh Nassar, Legislative Director for the United Auto Workers Union(UAW), and he talked about several topics including Taxes/budget, Trade, Immigration, and Labor Rights! Our second guest was Amy Hanauer, Executive Director for Policy Matters Ohio, and she talked about 5 more ways to Support Ohio Workers including Increasing Minimum Wage, Paid Leave, and Protecting Workers from Wage Theft! Our third guest was Senator Sherrod Brown and he talked about The Opioid Epidemic and Addressing the Pension Crisis in this Country!
On the broadcast today we had Katie Johnston, with the Boston Globe, and she talked about Millennials and White Collar Professionals joining Unions! Our second guest was Reverend E.T. Caviness and he talked about the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King! Also on the program was Jim McIntyre, with the American Red Cross, and he talked about Preventing Home Fires!
On the broadcast today we had Bill Samuel, Government Affairs Director for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about several topics including Trump’s Tax Plan, Trade/Tariffs, Infrastructure, and Attacks on the NLRB! Also on the program was Sam Allard, with the Cleveland Scene Magazine, and he talked about several stories including Fracking, Racial Profiling, and the Swift & Co Meat-packing Plant!
On the broadcast today we had Michael Polensek, Cleveland City Council, and he talked about several topics including Resurfacing Issues, Ongoing Safety Issues including Gun Policies in the City, Unions and the need for “Shop Classes” in the Public Schools! Also on the program was Terry O’Sullivan, General President of The Laborers International Union of North America(LIUNA), and he talked about Trump’s Infrastructure Bill, Immigration, and Organizing!
On the broadcast today we had Cheri Honkala, with the Poor People’s Economic Rights Campaign and Teamsters Local 623, and she talked about the 50th Anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s March on Washington! Also on the program was Mike Foley, with the Cuyahoga County Department of Sustainability, and he talked about Cuyahoga County’s Solar Co-op Program!
On the broadcast today we had Frank Mathews, Administrative Director of CWA District 4, and he talked about several topics including the Working Peoples Day of Action in Columbus, SB 2155, The Senate’s Attempt to Weaken Dodd-Frank, and Bargaining updates from Frontier! Also on the program was Desiree Caliguire-Maier and she talked about the Tri-C Caliguire Luncheon that helps raise monies for Veterans and 1st Generation Students!
Today on the broadcast we had Jim Cullen, Editor of the Progressive Populist,and he talked about several topics including the Stalemate on Immigration Reform, The JANUS Case, and the Security of Our Elections! Next on the program was Attorney Mary Jane Trapp, and she talked about The Ohio Supreme Court Dealing with an Illegal Search and the Rules on when Judges need to Recuse themselves on cases they have a conflict with!
On the program today we had Dr Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential Candidate, and she talked about several topics including Voting Reform, Russia, and Trump’s Budget! Also on the program was Tom Germuska Jr., Editor of The Labor Citizen, and he talked about some of the stories in the upcoming February edition of The Labor Citizen!
On the program today we had Frank Mathews, Administrative Director for CWA District 4, and he talked about several topics including “Working People’s Day of Action” in Columbus, NAFTA, and Negotiations Update at Envoy Airlines! Also on the broadcast was David Wondolowski, Executive Secretary of the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, and he talked about the most recent Attacks on Prevailing Wage/Right to Work, the Tax Plan passed by Congress, and the Work Outlook!