ATM member organization on improving transportation infrastructure

Current President and CEO of the National Sand, Stone and Gravel Association, a member of the Americans for Transportation Mobility Michael Johnson, joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast on Sept. 22 to stress the importance of investing in America’s transportation infrastructure. Continue reading

Former IAM GP on how Nikki Haley ravaged South Carolina

Former International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers General President Tom Buffenbarger voiced his concerns about appointing a new Supreme Court Justice this close to an election, how Boeing took advantage of South Carolina and more on the Sept. 22 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

The Progressive says unions make the difference in a pandemic

Sharon Johnson of The Progressive Magazine discussed essential workers during the pandemic, the hazardous conditions they have worked in and what workers can do to help themselves on the Sept. 21 edition of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

USW fights back against Pres. Trump’s Goodyear boycott

With union members at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company being the recent target of a boycott instigated by President Donald Trump, United Steelworkers Local 2L President Jim Mason appeared on the Sept. 21 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast to set the record straight. Continue reading

Ohioans have been hit hard according to Policy Matters Ohio

Policy Matters Ohio researcher Michael Shields talked about how Ohio workers are dealing with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, how workers can protect their wages and more on the Sept. 21 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

The American Legion compares Biden and Trump on veterans issues

The American Legion Media and Communications Commission Director Jeff Stoffer explained how Democratic Candidate, Joe Biden and President Donald Trump stack up on veteran issues, the current political divide and more on the Sept. 18 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

IW Safety and Health Executive Director talks Safety Stand Down

International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers Executive Director of Safety and Health Steve Rank discussed safety issues faced by ironworkers, national Safety Stand Down week and more on the Sept. 17 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

REUPLOAD: AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka Labor Day special

Today’s episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast features a replay of one of our best performing episodes of the month. This is a replay of our Labor Day special edition featuring an interview with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and statements from various labor voices. Continue reading