News From: Donald Trump

by Guest Post | on Mar 26, 2019

Lawmakers Want Answers About NLRB’s Plans to Outsource Work

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. Two members of Congress are pushing for answers about the National Labor Relations Board’s plans to contract out its unionized staff...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 25, 2019

Mueller Report is Just the Beginning

Over the weekend details of the Mueller Report began to leak out to the public. If you believe Fox News and Trump, he was "Exonerated" and the whole investigation was a waste of time....

by Brian Young | on Mar 13, 2019

Trump's Budget is "A Kick in the Teeth"

With the budget fight over the border wall concluded for now, Trump has decided to look ahead. To do this, he has released his proposed budget for 2020. As expected, the budget provides little money...

by Press and Media | on Mar 12, 2019

No Funding for Union Jobs in Trump's Budget

Trump has proposed a new budget but has failed to provide funding for one of the most important infrastructure projects, the Gateway Tunnel. Read more below from AMNY.

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 11, 2019

Trump: Decertify Your Railroad Union

In Trump’s continuing war on labor unions, his administration is looking into making it easier for some employees to decertify their union. Decertification is the process that employees go...

by Guest Post | on Mar 07, 2019

"I'm from a Family who knew the Frightening Power Employers have over Workers"

This post came from Bernie Sanders Instagram. My experience as a kid, living in a family that struggled economically, powerfully influenced my life and my values. Unlike Donald Trump, who shut...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 06, 2019

Unions Unite to Stop the Deportation of Member

On Tuesday, union leaders from SEIU 32 BJ and the Hotel Trades Council (HTC) joined local congressional representatives at a press conference calling on the Trump administration to release Baba...

by Guest Post | on Feb 25, 2019

Randi Weingarten: Acosta's Got to Go

When Trump appointed Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta many questioned the appointment due to the sweetheart deal that Acosta cut for Trump friend, billionaire and convicted sex trafficker Jeffrey...

by Brian Young | on Feb 20, 2019

Rand Paul Introduces National Right to Work Bill

On Valentine’s Day, Senator Rand Paul took part in his favorite pastime, introducing a National Right to Work bill. Just like last year, Paul will be the main sponsor on the bill that would...

by Guest Post | on Feb 20, 2019

Trump Repeals OSHA Safety Standards

This post was written by the IBEW. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has gutted an Obama-era rule that required employers to report on-the-job injuries and illnesses. The Trump...

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