Today’s show 2-27-13

On the program today we had Mark Naymik, Political Columnist for the Plain Dealer, and he talked about several issues including Governor Kasich’s budget and popularity, and the upcoming Governor’s race and the likely candidates…Our second guest was John O’Neil, Irish Economist, and he talked about Education in Ireland in the field of computers and about the financial status of Ireland!

Story on Alliance for Retired Americans about America’s Work Force!

America’s Work Force Radio Show Airs in Cleveland, Can be Heard Nationally

America’s Work Force, a daily labor-radio program, has been on the air since 1993, supplying listeners with useful, relevant input into their daily lives through fact-finding features, in-depth interviews, and practical consumer reports. To hear it locally, tune in on WERE 1490 AM in Cleveland weekday afternoons from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Click on to listen to an internet stream of the show from anywhere during that hour. Or, click on to hear a podcast Of America’s Work Force shows through iTunes.

At the heart of the show is its provocative guest list – through the support and participation of the labor community, dozens of labor leaders and advocates have been guests, along with politicians, civic leaders, industry professionals, experts and more. You can generally hear Mr. Coyle on the show the second Wednesday of every month. The show is now in its 20th year and Ed “Flash” Ferenc has been hosting it since 1998. “Todays seniors are the folks that built America and made it great. They fought for us in wars, they worked hard so their kids could have a better life than they did. As a country, we cannot do enough for them,” said Mr. Ferenc.

Today’s show 2-21-13

On the program today we had Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur and she talked about several issues including the Ford Plant in Brook Park, Sequestration, HR 656, and the TLC company in Bay Village! Our second guest was Valerie Long, Executive Vice President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), and she talked about connecting the Civil Rights Movement and today’s fight against income inequality!

Today’s show 2-19-13

On the radio program today we had Melissa Cropper, president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, and she talked about Obama’s plan to extend Pre-school opportunities to every child and gun control to make schools safer. Our second guest was Deb Kline, Director of Cleveland Jobs with Justice, and she talked about Labor and the New Deal art exhibit! Our third guest was Pat Gallagher with the United Steel Workers and the North Coast Labor Federation, and he talked about several issues including the death of a local worker over the weekend, Sequestration, the campaign against “Right to Work”, and Tires manufactured in China but being put on American cars!