News From: Donald Trump

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 25, 2019

The Fight between Police & Public Sector Unions

In January of 2017, eight years of pro-worker policies ended and a war on unions and working people began. Over the years, public employees have faced constant attacks at the federal and state level...

by Guest Post | on Sep 25, 2019

Trump Proposes Cutting School Lunches

Educators are united against President Trump’s proposal to undercut the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which would take away food assistance from millions and deny access to free...

by Brian Young | on Sep 23, 2019

Trump's NLRB: Grad Student's Don't Have a Right to a Union

At some of the most elite and expensive colleges and universities in the country, graduate students are being used as a cheap alternative to professors. While universities call this part of their...

by Press and Media | on Sep 18, 2019

Recession Making Impact in Trump Voting Hometowns

Trump's trade war has had a huge impact on many sectors of the economy. Some experts now say that some of these areas may have already entered into a recession and that the people who are most...

by Press and Media | on Sep 11, 2019

Under Trump More Americans Uninsured

For the first time since the Affordable Care Act began, Trump's effort to destroy Obamacare has led to the first increase in uninsured Americans. Read more below from the Associated Press.

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 10, 2019

Union Leader Weighs in on SharpieGate

Hurricane Dorian may have moved out to sea, but its effects are still being felt in Washington D.C. as “SharpieGate” continues to make headlines. The controversy started when Trump sent...

by Brian Young | on Sep 09, 2019

Militancy against Trump at Labor Day Parade

This past Saturday, trade unionists from the tri-state region marched down Fifth Avenue to celebrate Labor Day. Marching past St. Patrick’s Cathedral as well as some of the most expensive...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 06, 2019

Trump Attacks Unions & His Supporters Vandalize UCOMM

Are union leaders getting younger? Panelist Cordelia Anthony was profiled by a local newspaper about this, so we take a look. Labor Day just passed and Trump sent out his annual Labor Day tweet...

by Brian Young | on Sep 03, 2019

Trump Attacks Labor on Labor Day

On Sunday, AFL-CIO President Rich Trumka did his annual Labor Day media tour. One of the shows that Trumka went on was Fox News Sunday, where one of the viewers was Trump and just like last year,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 13, 2019

How Media Downplays Trump Inspired Killings

We here at UCOMM love recycling Cathy Young’s opinion pieces, but it’s naive to assume she picks the headlines. Her words are syndicated nationally and most of the time she is right on...