Today’s show 4-25-18

On the broadcast today we had Bill Samuel, Legislative Director for the AFL-CIO, and he talked about the NLRB Confirmation battle and Trade/NAFTA! Also on the program was Ken Hall, General Secretary-Treasurer for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and he talked about the Opioid Lawsuit in Response to the Country’s Opioid Epidemic!

Today’s show 4-24-18

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!

Today’s show 4-23-18

On the broadcast today we had Dan Troy, Lake County Commissioner, and he talked about several topics including Establishing Responsible Contracting Language for Capital Improvements, Orange Barrel Season and the Numerous Projects underway, and Election Day May 8th(Get out and Vote)! Also on the program was Greg Regan, Secretary-Treasurer for the Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, and he talked about the House FAA Bill featuring Minimum Rest for Flight Attendants, and Airline Customer Service Assault, and other Labor Issues!

Today’s show 4-19-18

On the broadcast today we had George Zornick, Editor of The Nation Magazine, and he talked about how the Never Again Movement is Disrupting Gum Politics! Also on the program was Patrick Gallagher, with the USW and the North Coast Area Labor Federation, and he talked about Trump’s Tariffs and Trade and Negotiations on Steelworker Contracts!

Today’s show 4-12-18

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!

Today’s show 4-11-18

On the broadcast today we had Reece Chenault, National Coordinator for the US Labor Against the War(USLAW), and he talked about South Korea/North Korea Talks and USLAW Delegation to South Korea! Our second guest was Tom Germuska Jr, Editor of The Labor Citizen, and he talked about some of the stories in the upcoming April Edition of The Labor Citizen Magazine!

Today’s show 4-10-18

On the broadcast today we had Frank Mathews, Administrative Director for CWA District 4, and he talked about several topics including CWA members’ New Contract with Frontier Communications, AT&T Bargaining, and America’s Largest Unions demand Employers Disclose Corporate Tax Windfall amid Bargaining Talks! Also on the program was Dave Wondolowski, Executive Secretary for the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, and he talked about Unemployment Compensation, the need for New Apprentices, and The Governors Race!

Today’s show 4-6-18

On the broadcast today we had Dorsey Hager, Executive-Secretary/Treasurer for the Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council, and he talked about several topics including a Recap of the “Building Futures” Graduation, Ohio Political Races, the Hilton Hotel Expansion, and Columbus hosting the NCAA Women’s Final Four! Also on the program was Andy Kroll, writer for Mother Jones Magazine, and he talked about Facebook Giving All their Users Information Away!

today’s show 4-5-18

On the program today we had Attorney Jason Bristol, with AVVO.Com, and he talked about Wage Theft and Wage and Hour Violations! Also on the broadcast was Bob Paponetti, President and CEO of The Literacy Cooperative of Greater Cleveland, and he talked about Adult Literacy and Connecting Adult Literacy Programs to Technical & Vocational Training Programs and Employers!

Today’s show 4-2-18

On the broadcast today we had Mark Gruenberg, Editor for Press Associates Union News Service/Washington Window, and he talked about several topics including Dr Martin Luther King Observances, Gun Control, and the Government Funding Bill! Our second guest was Sue McConnell, President of the Cleveland Better Business Bureau, and she talked about some scams to be aware of including the Dangers of Social Media Quizzes!