by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 20, 2019

10 Things Trump has Done to Hurt Labor

Since Trump took office in 2017 he has been at war with organized labor. Yet even after all of his attacks on labor, union members still support him. We thought with Trump running for re-election in...

by Guest Post | on Dec 19, 2019

Trump's OSHA: Fewer Investigations, More Deaths

The Trump administration has drastically cut back on OSHA enforcement activities and put working Americans at risk, according to a new report from the National Employment Law Project (NELP...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 12, 2019

Trump Contradicts Executive Order in Deal with Border Patrol Union

For three years Trump has been in a war with labor. He has issued Executive Orders limiting federal unions' ability to represent their members, kicked them out of their offices, and he has...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 10, 2019

AFL-CIO Announces Support for USMCA Trade Deal

For three years Trump has been attempting to negotiate the USMCA, a trade deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). It now appears that a deal has been reached by Congressional...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 02, 2019

O'Malley Confronts Trump Official Over Child Separation

Bars across the country were packed on Wednesday as revelers met up with old friends and threw back a few drinks to kick off the Thanksgiving holiday. At The Dubliner in Washington DC, the bar was...

by Guest Post | on Nov 26, 2019

The NLRB is a Hostile Work Environment

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. The National Labor Relations Board’s own workers rallied Monday against management abuses affecting their union’s ability to...

by Brian Young | on Nov 20, 2019

Bloomberg Announces $100M Anti-Trump Ad Buy

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg may still be on the fence about running for President, but that isn’t stopping him from becoming the biggest advertiser in the 2020 election.

by Brian Young | on Nov 18, 2019

Trump Bans Unions from VA

On Friday, federal unions who represent workers at the Veterans Affairs Department (VA) were given eviction notices. The notices come as the VA is pushing to get in compliance with a number of...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 15, 2019

Arguing Alabama, Scabbing, And Colin Kaepernick

It's National Save Apprenticeship week for the IBEW, we talk about Trump's effort to water down union apprenticeships. Steelworkers are on strike in Minnesota, 25k are organizing at Delta,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 11, 2019

What’s Really Wrong with Alabama

On Saturday, Trump went searching for the applause that has been lacking in his two most recent sporting event appearances. So, Trump headed to Tuscaloosa for the Alabama-LSU College Football...