News From: Election 2016

by Eric Hauser | on Nov 04, 2016

A unionist and the Presidential Ballot

We have an important election coming up on November 8 and we need to get people elected from the White House on down who have hard working people, like ourselves, in mind.  My job isn't to...

by Gary Bonker | on Nov 02, 2016

Voting the union value set

November 8, 2016, is Election Day in the United States. Many important decisions will face you when you enter the voting booth this time.100% of the House of Representatives is up for election this...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 01, 2016

Idiot List Part 4

Welcome once again to the world famous UCOMM Blog Idiot List Part 4.  Below you will find actors, musicians, businessmen and foreign leaders who actually think that Donald Trump will be a good...

by John Durso | on Oct 26, 2016

Why all of the unions are with her

I just watched this amazing video about Randie Pearson, a refinery worker and United Steelworkers (USW) member from the Toledo, Ohio, area, and I wanted to share it with you.She has good insights on...

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by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 20, 2016

Luntz makes us laugh

At the conclusion of the third and final Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, CBS made me laugh even more.  While most of the country already knows who they’re...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 19, 2016

"One on None"

The 2016 Presidential Election is now less than 3 weeks away and in some states voting has already begun.  Many states have different Early Voting rules; some allow you to vote by mail, some...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 11, 2016

The Idiot List Part 3

Welcome once again to the world famous UCOMM Blog Idiot List Part 3.  Below you will find actors, musicians, businessmen and foreign leaders who actually think that Donald Trump will be a good...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 27, 2016

Experience matters

With the Presidential Election a little more than a month away, union members are being heavily courted by both campaigns.  While both candidates claim to be pro-labor one candidate actually has...

by Guest Post | on Sep 26, 2016

Who can yell the loudest?

This article first appeared in the LIBN.Long Island’s construction unions and several other labor groups are planning to rally in advance of the presidential debate at Hofstra on Monday.Members...

by Guest Post | on Sep 16, 2016

You lost my vote when you crossed my picket line

This story originally appeared on Medium.My name is Dan Mahoney. I was born and raised in New York. I am a proud member and employee of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE...

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