Labor Lawyer Speaks About Police Unions

Joyce Goldstein, a labor lawyer with Goldstein Gragel, LLC spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on June 17 about attacks on police unions. Continue reading

Protections for VA Medical Center Staff

Willie Haywood Jr., Sixth District President of Council 262 of the American Federation of Government Employees representing the Veterans Administration Medical Center spoke with America’s Work Force on April 15 to discuss VA staff members and their protections during the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

100 Year Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Mary Anne Trasciatti, Chair of Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition spoke with America’s Work Force on March 18 to discuss the 100-year anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Continue reading

The Benefits of Mechanical Insulation Discussed on America’s Work Force

The Insulators Union Labor Management Cooperative Trust Executive Director Pete Ielmini made his first appearance on America’s Work Force on Feb. 19 to discuss the insulation industry and Mechanical Insulation. Specifically, he talked about the benefits mechanical insulation offers to mechanical systems and the companies where it is properly installed and maintained. Continue reading

E-Dues Discussed on America’s Work Force

Steve Campisi, mental health counselor, and Darryll Bell, legislative political coordinator with American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 31 spoke with America’s Work Force on Jan. 15 about switching to e-dues. Continue reading

Contract Talks with the VA Discussed on America’s Work Force

David Cann, director field services and education department for the American Federation of Government Employees spoke with America’s Work Force on Dec. 18 about contract talks with the Veterans Administration. Continue reading

Union Busting Discussed on America’s Work Force

Jacque Simon, policy director for the American Federation of Government Employees spoke with America’s Work Force on Oct. 23 about the Trump administration working to bust government employee unions. Continue reading

America’s Work Force Discusses the Federal Prison System

Jacque Simon, policy director for the American Federation of Government Employees spoke with America’s Work Force on August 21 about the federal prison system. Continue reading

Thorough Background Checks Discussed on America’s Work Force

Gail Tate and Ebony Douglas, both from American Federation of Government Employees, AFGE, Local 3283, spoke with America’s Work Force about extensive background checks for people who want to work within the government. Continue reading