Today’s show 8-22-17

On the broadcast today we had Thomas Buffenbarger, Independent Labor Voice and Retired President of the IAMAW, and he talked about several topics including Right to Work in Missouri and NAFTA! Our second guest was J David Cox, President of the American Federation of Government Employees(AFGE), and he talked about Trump’s Budget and NAFTA!

Today’s show 8-21-17

On the broadcast today we had Representative Tom Patton, Ohio State House of Representatives, and he talked about several topics including the State Budget, Prevailing wage, and Traffic Cameras! Our second guest was Thomas Cassidy Jr, Vice President of Government Relations and Policy for the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and he talked about the Backlog of Maintenance at National Parks!

Today’s show 8-18-17

On the broadcast today we had 3 guests!!! Our first guest was Harriet Applegate, President of the North Coast Area Labor Federation, and she talked about the Labor Day Celebration in Lorain! Our second guest was Mark Seavey, with The American Legion Magazine and he talked about a couple stories in the August edition of the magazine! Our third guest was Rich Fiesta, with the Alliance fro Retired Americans, and he talked about the Rights of Nursing Home Residents are under Attack by the Trump Administration!

Today’s show 8-17-17

On the broadcast today we had Joshua Holland, writer with The Nation, and he talked about Single Payer Health Care and why Medicare for all might not be the Solution! Our 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 Delay of Section 232 and NAFTA re negotiations, Republic Steel & ERP Joint Venture in Lorain, and the North Shore Labor Weekend Festival!

Today’s show 8-16-17

On the broadcast today we had Dave Sullivan, Special Representative for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers(IAMAW), and he talked about the Maine Lobstermen Union and their New Direct Order Website! Our second guest was Max Richtman, with the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, and he talked about Social Security, Medicare and Senior’s Health!

Today’s show 8-15-17

On the broadcast today we had Melissa Cropper, President of the Ohio Federation of Teachers(OFT), and she talked about her Tour to meet with Local Presidents and Janus Vs AFSCME! Our second guest was Professor Joan Fitzgerald, with the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs at Northeastern University in Boston, and she talked about Solar and Wind Energy!

Today’s show 8-14-17

On the broadcast today we had Dan Doron, with the Ohio Consumers Counsel, and he talked about several topics including Fairs throughout Ohio where OCC will be, Smart Energy Choices, and Vampire Power! Our second guest was Anthony D Liberatore Jr, Business Manager of Laborers’ Local 860, and he talked about Infrastructure, Funding, Current Projects, and Trump’s Promises!

Today’s show 8-11-17

On the broadcast today we had Jim Cullen, Editor of The Progressive Populist, and he talked about the GOP and the Affordable Care Act! Our second guest was Attorney Mary Jane Trapp and she talked about a few Rulings in the Ohio State Supreme Court!

Today’s show 8-10-17

On the broadcast today we had Michael Shields, with Policy Matters Ohio, and he talked about research on young Clevelanders working and schooling! Our second guest was Sylvia Johnson, with the United Auto Workers, and she talked about several topics including Organizing the Nissan Plants, NAFTA, and Health Care!

Today’s show 8-9-17

On the broadcast today we had Dr Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential Candidate, and she talked about North Korea! Our second guest was Tom Germuska Jr, Editor of The Labor Citizen, and he talked about a couple of the stories in the upcoming August issue of The Labor Citizen!