UAW encourages COVID-19 relief from Congress and President Biden

After celebrating their retention of the House of Representatives and winning of the U.S. Senate and White House, Democrats are beginning to focus on campaign promises, including labor-friendly initiatives.

United Auto Workers Legislative Representative Desiree Hoffman explained what form of COVID-19 relief is coming and what Congress is doing to pass the PRO Act on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

UAW hopes to see infrastructure investment to pull the U.S. out of pandemic effect

The COVID-19 pandemic is still raging throughout the U.S., but the labor community is hopeful that with many labor-friendly officials in place, more people will be able to go back to work.

United Auto Workers Legislative Director Josh Nassar discussed what needs to be done in order to get people back to work and how to protect them once they are back. Continue reading

Congress continues to negotiate stimulus package as vaccine distribution begins

With many people still laid off and COVID-19 legislation nowhere in sight, many Americans are optimistic that a COVID-19 vaccine will bring normalcy back and stabilize the economy.

United Auto Workers Deputy Legislative Director Desiree Hoffman joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss progress on a stimulus package and what the plan is for rolling out COVID-19 vaccines. Continue reading

UAW Legislative Director anticipates labor-friendly Biden administration

As the Biden administration begins to strategize and decide what it is going to prioritize, it is clear that work needs to be done for America’s workers after four years of the Trump administration.

The United Auto Workers Legislative Director Josh Nassar discussed how President-elect Joe Biden can work to repair the damage done by the Trump administration to workers on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

Congressional candidate makes her case to union members

Hillary O’Connor Mueri is a labor-friendly candidate for OH-14 who appeared on the Aug. 31 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast to discuss her platform, her background as a Navy pilot and more. Continue reading

United Auto Workers Leader Discuss the Impact COVID-19 has had on the Economy

Legislative Director of the United Auto Workers, Josh Nassar spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 9 to explain how the COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the United States economy. Continue reading

Minority Health Strike Force and Racial Disparities Detailed by Policy Matters Ohio

Kalitha Williams, Senior Project Director of Policy Matters Ohio spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on June 11 about the Minority Health Strike Force and racial disparities. Continue reading