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Congressional Candidate Erin McClelland and former PA Senator Allen Kukovich join us to talk about the different candidates thus far that have declared their bid for presidency in 2016. The post Informed Action appeared first on The Union Edge:...
Pennsylvania & Kentucky AFL-CIO
Kentucky AFL-CIO President Bill Londrigan and Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale join us to talk about issues facing each state such as Right to Work, and how even though these are different states, the issues are still the same. The...
Education Watchdog: Strikes in Washington State
Education Watchdog Butch Santicola joins us with special guest Nick Lowry of the Washington Education Association to talk about teacher’s strikes in Washington State, how they work compared to other states, and some recent news coming from the area....
How CEOs are impacting long term American success
Investigative Reporter, Producer, and Author Hederick Smith joins us to talk about his book, “Who Stole the American Dream?” how the actions of CEO’s is impacting business success in the long term, and the important issue of wage inequality. More...
Santorum and Coal
Danny Vinik, Assistant Editor of The Agenda, joins us to talk about, “Can Santorum bring back coal jobs?” The post Santorum and Coal appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Coulter: Immigrants more dangerous than ISIS
Kristian Ramos, Communications Director for the Hispanic Media Project at Media Matters, joins us to talk about, “Immigrants Are More Dangerous Than ISIS And Ten More Nativist Slurs From Ann Coulter.” The post Coulter: Immigrants more dangerous than...
Grassroots effort beats billionaires
Amy Fetherolf, Communications Director with the Pennsylvania Working Families joins us to talk about how outside money from billionaires was put into the Philadelphia Mayor’s Race, and it still wasn’t enough to beat the grass roots movement. The post...
Restrictive dress code for Jimmy Johns
Dave Jamieson, Reporter with The Huffington Post, joins us to talk about his latest article about Jimmy John’s insanely restrictive dress code for employees The post Restrictive dress code for Jimmy Johns appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk...
Alyssa Hansen, Communications Director of the Tennessee AFL-CIO, joins us to talk about the Vanderbilt poll showing 60% of Tennesseans support Insure Tennessee, leading residents to call for a special session to discuss Insure Tennessee, and bring it...
Chris Stevens of The Labor Paper out of Peoria Illinois joins us to talk about the latest news coming from Governor Rauner’s budget plans for the state, and a little look into the AFL-CIO archives in Maryland. The post Chris Stevens appeared first on...
Berry Craig of the Kentucky Labor Institute and the Western Kentucky AFL-CIO Area Labor Council joins us to talk about the possibility of a recall election in the State of Kentucky. The post Berry Craig appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk...
Darren Samuelsohn, Senior Policy Reporter for POLITICO, joins us to talk about, “What’s gone wrong for the ‘clean coal’ project that’s supposed to save an industry?” The post Darren Samuelsohn appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Gregory Cendana, Executive Director of the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance of the AFL-CIO, joins us to talk about who they are, and the APALA’s Statement on Affirmative Action. The post Gregory Cendana appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's...
David Clay Johnson
Investigative Journalist, Author, and Pulitzer Prize Winner David Cay Johnston joins us to talk about his writings on the Trans Pacific Partnership Deal, and discusses some of the ramifications this deal could have. The post David Clay Johnson...
NFFE President Bill Dougan joins us to talk in depth about the Trans Pacific Partnership, and how this plays a roll into our labor force, the economy, and the role this could play in our international relationships. The post Bill Dougan appeared first...
Media Matters Researcher Sophia Tesfaye joins us to talk about, “Limbaugh Instructs GOP To “Focus” On Benghazi In 2016.” The post Sophia Tesfaye appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Katie Dexter of Appletree Media Works joins us to talk about the importance of frequently updating your website, and how to take advantage of this resource to disseminate news and information to individuals. The post Katie Dexter appeared first on The...
Terry “The Teamster” Hoogerhyde of Teamsters Local 406 joins us to talk about the in depth “ins and outs” of what it takes to put together an organizing drive, and how to get one started in your workplace. The post Terry Hoogerhyde appeared first on...
Charlie and Rosemary
Retired International Vice President Rosemary Trump and Retired IUP Professor Charlie McCollester join us to talk about the TPP dangers, impacts on the economy and jobs, and other national news happening from around the country. The post Charlie and...
Labor Organizer Stewart Acuff joins us to talk about Labor’s turnout in the Primary Elections, and how this may have had a hand in the turnout results in the Philadelphia area The post Stewart Acuff appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
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