News From: Donald Trump

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 28, 2020

Don Jr: Trump Commits to Defunding Public Schools

Across the country, teachers' unions are grappling with how to reopen schools safely. In some places, the union has a strong voice and the districts are working with them on a safe reopening plan...

by Brian Young | on Aug 28, 2020

Understanding the Hatch Act

With the conclusion of the non-union Republican National Convention, there has been a lot of talk about how the Trump campaign violated a law called the Hatch Act. While this law is well known to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 26, 2020

FOX News Rejects Teachers Union Ad

During the Republican Convention, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) tried to run an ad going after Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for their failure to provide...

by Brian Young | on Aug 26, 2020

Proud Boys: The Greatest Threat to America

At protests across the country, groups of white men have been seen instigating violence. While those on the right villainize these people as leftist extremists, members of Antifa, the reality is that...

by Brian Young | on Aug 25, 2020

No Unions Allowed at Republican National Convention

This week the Republicans are holding their National Convention. While disgraced pastors, almost all of Trump’s children, and nearly every C list conservative “celebrity” will be...

by Guest Post | on Aug 24, 2020

Trump's Going After Social Security

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department President Trump pledged Aug. 8 to pursue a permanent cut to the funding of Social Security and Medicare if he is reelected in November.

by Chris Erikson | on Aug 20, 2020

Erikson: America at the Crossroads

As those Americans who were part of what is referred to as America’s “Greatest Generation” — those born between 1901 and 1927 — are passing away, life as they knew it...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 17, 2020

Do the Postal Unions have the Balls to Win this Fight?

Trump’s war against vote by mail and the Post Office has brought the two main postal unions, the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) into...

by Brian Young | on Aug 07, 2020

AFGE Wins Huge Contract Battle Against Trump

For more than a year, the Trump administration has been attempting to impose one-sided, anti-union contracts on different federal agencies including the VA and the Department of Education. In July...

by Brian Young | on Aug 05, 2020

Immigration Judges have Right to Bargain

Over the last four years, federal unions have taken many hits. Trump has declared war on them and has used his executive power to institute numerous new policies, including kicking them out of their...