United Labor Agency works through pandemic to provide resources

The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a rarely experienced period of unemployment and uncertainty. There are organizations working to get people back on the job by equipping them with new skills.

United Labor Agency (ULA) Executive Director Dave Megenhardt explained what the ULA does and how they have continued offering their services on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

CEO of the Finishing Contractors Association Addresses Multiemployer Pension Reform

Anthony Darkangelo, CEO of the Finishing Contractors Association spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on June 3 about multi-employer pension reform. Continue reading

Grocery Workers Demanding Hazard Pay During Pandemic

Hamilton Nolan, Labor Reporter for In These Times Magazine spoke with America’s Work Force on April 1 to discuss grocery and construction workers demanding better protections while working during the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

Senate Republican Enablers Discussed on America’s Work Force

Jim Cullen, editor of the Progressive Populist spoke with America’s Work Force on Feb. 14 to discuss how Senate Republicans are enabling President Trump rather than holding him accountable for his actions. Continue reading

Future of Coal Miners Discussed on America’s Work Force

Mindy Isser, contributing writer to In These Times Magazine spoke with America’s Work Force on Feb. 5 to discuss her new article “Joe Biden Thinks Coal Miners Should Learn to Code. A Real Just Transition Demands Far More.” Continue reading

Rehab Assistance Program Discussed on America’s Work Force

Dave Megenhardt, executive director of the United Labor Agency spoke with America’s Work Force on Dec. 4 about a rehab assistance program with his agency. Continue reading

Striking General Motors Member Speaks on America’s Work Force

Sean Crawford, a member of United Auto Workers 598 and contributing writer for In These Times Magazine spoke with America’s Work Force on Oct. 2 about the ongoing UAW strike at General Motors plants. Continue reading