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

AFL-CIO official on how the Jones Act has helped the shipping industry

AFL-CIO Maritime Trades Department Executive Secretary-Treasurer Dan Duncan explained the struggles faced by seafarers, the Jones Act and its strengths and how cargo ships are helping to slow climate change on the Sept. 1 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast. Continue reading

AFL-CIO official highlights pro-labor agendas heading into election

On the Aug. 27 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast AFL-CIO Government Affairs Director Bill Samuel talked about COVID-19 relief, United States Postal Service funding, the contrast between the Democratic National Convention and the Republican National Convention and the Biden campaign’s labor-friendly agenda. Continue reading

USW District 1 Director talks upcoming Labor Day celebrations

President of the North Coast Area Labor Federation and District 1 director of the United Steelworkers, Pat Gallagher spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on Aug. 20 to discuss Labor Day rallies and worker engagement. Continue reading

IUPAT discusses 16-year-old killed after falling from scaffolding

Shane Smith of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 23 about a 16-year old who fell to his death while working on a construction site in Nashville. Continue reading

Ohio AFL-CIO President Discusses HEROES Act

Ohio AFL-CIO President, Tim Burga spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 7 about the HEROES Act and why there is a big push to get it passed. Continue reading