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Why are we deporting veterans?04/23/15
Attorney Craig Shagin joins us to talk in depth about immigration law, deportation proceedings, and some scenario’s that put these laws to the test. The post Why are we deporting veterans? appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Education Watchdog Butch Santicola and special guest Retired Art Teacher and PSEA Member Debbie to talk about the Labor Art show hosted by the PSEA coming up this weekend, and the importance of union pride. The post Education Watchdog appeared first...
Nationwide Food Drive
NALC Branch 84 President Gary Bluestone join us to talk about how everyone can get involved in their upcoming food drive May 9thto help local community food banks. The post Nationwide Food Drive appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Dems plan to use millennials
CQ Roll Call Staff Writer Emma Dumain joins us to take a look at the democratic plan to use millennials in the next election. The post Dems plan to use millennials appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Are pipelines safe?
POLITICO Energy Reporter Elana Schor joins us to talk about, “Pipelines blow up and people die.” The post Are pipelines safe? appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Conservative myths could kill anti-teen pregnancy program
Media Matters Researcher Ally Boguhn joins us to talk about, “How One Of Conservative Media’s Favorite Myths Could Help End “America’s Most Effective Anti-Teen-Pregnancy Program.” The post Conservative myths could kill anti-teen pregnancy program...
Effects of Seattle’s $15/hr wage
Huffington Post Reporter David Jamieson joins us to talk about workers he met outside of Seattle, and how a pay raise to $15 an hour has changed their live. The post Effects of Seattle’s $15/hr wage appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Success in Tennessee
Tennessee AFL-CIO Communications Director Alyssa Hansen joins us to talk about the latest bills passing in the state, and some of the ones they were able to beat back for the residents of Tennessee. The post Success in Tennessee appeared first on The...
Veterans’ benefits delayed over two years – what can we do?
Joint Executive Director and Founder of the National Veterans Legal Services Program, joins us to talk about Veteran’s benefits being delayed for as long as 25 months, preventing them from accessing important benefits to their daily lives. The post...
What Canadian workers are saying about the TPP
Dan Duncan Northern Virginia Area Labor Federation joins us to talk about the latest actions for Fair Trade he attended in Ottawa, Canada, and the latest moves made on Fast Track here in the United States. The post What Canadian workers are saying...
Union elections & charity work
Terry “The Teamster” Hoogerhyde joins us to talk about the upcoming CISCO union election, the importance of getting out to vote, and the positive impact of helping the community. The post Union elections & charity work appeared first on The Union...
Progressives prep big ad buy
Political Reporter Kyle Cheney joins us to talk about, “Progressives Ready Big Ad Buy Targeting Trade Deal.” The post Progressives prep big ad buy appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
A long history of errors & questionable sourcing…
Media Matters Vice President of Communications joins us to talk about, “Clinton Cash Author Peter Schweizer’s Long History of Errors, Retractions, And Questionable Sourcing.” The post A long history of errors & questionable sourcing… appeared first on...
Berry Craig of the Kentucky Labor Institute and the Western Kentucky AFL-CIO joins us to talk about the GOP “Slugfest” that the state gubernatorial race has turned into, and how things are still heating up.http://goo.gl/6EEHEx The post Kentucky...
Building Trades take to DC
Doug Cunningham of Workers Independent News joins us to talk about the wrap up of the Building Trades Conference, and Rahm Emanuel’s “Ford Silverado”. The post Building Trades take to DC appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Ladies fighting income inequality
Retired SEIU International Vice President Rosemary Trump joins us with special guests Ashone Osborne of Fight for 15 and Molly Nichols of Pittsburghers for Public Transit, to talk about the impact of last week’s Fight for 15 Rallies across the...
Growing income gap creates wedges
Labor Organizer Stewart Acuff joins us to talk about wage equality, and the growing wedge being created by the upper class through the devastating income gap that’s been created in today’s society. The post Growing income gap creates wedges appeared...
Union sponsored food drive
Jim Chase of Teamsters Local 406 joins us to talk about the latest organizing drives, a vote coming up at CISCO Processing, and their latest food drive for the community. The post Union sponsored food drive appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's...
Surprising GOP Frontrunner
Eli Stokols, Political Reporter for POLITICO, joins us to talk about, “The GOP front-runner? It’s not Jeb Bush.” The post Surprising GOP Frontrunner appeared first on The Union Edge: Labor's Talk Radio.
Building Trades discuss solutions
Kentucky AFL-CIO President Bill Londrigan joins us to talk about the latest from the Building Trades Legislative Conference happening in Washington DC with some key takeaways. The post Building Trades discuss solutions appeared first on The Union...
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