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

Ohio Federation of Teachers talks remote learning during pandemic

Ohio Federation of Teachers President Melissa Cropper discussed issues with standardized testing, limiting new private school vouchers and more educational topics on the Sept. 15 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

LiUNA official discusses the shift to renewable energy

Laborers International Union of North America regional research manager for Minnesota and North Dakota Lucas Franco talked about transitioning from fossil fuel usage to renewable energies and how it can impact local workers and economies on the Sept. 14 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

Retired IUPAT contractor discusses mental health in construction

Retired International Union of Painters and Allied Trades signatory contractor Bob Swanson returned to America’s Work Force Union Podcast on Sept. 9 to highlight mental health in the construction industry. Continue reading

IBEW Local 38 President discusses a fresh water turbine project

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 38 President Mike Muzic gave an update on what Local 38 did with regards to member protection during the pandemic, how the apprenticeship program has been affected, upcoming projects in northeast Ohio and more on the Sept. 8 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast. Continue reading

CWA Administrative Director discusses voting plans and more

Communications Workers of America District 4 Administrative Director Frank Mathews discussed the issues workers should consider before voting, the United States Postal Service issues, COVID-19 relief legislation and more on the Sept. 8 episode America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading