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News From: Election 2016

by Press and Media | on Aug 04, 2016

Nothing Trump sells is Made in the USA

This article first appeared on AP.orgHillary Clinton is criticizing Donald Trump's use of outsourcing at his companies, part of an effort to undercut the business record that has formed the basis...

by Guest Post | on Aug 01, 2016

Moving the needle

In May, Paul Feeney was one of nearly 40,000 Verizon workers walking picket lines every day, fighting for fair treatment alongside his brothers and sisters at IBEW and the Communications Workers of...

by Jon Cooper | on Jul 29, 2016

Add your voice to the effort

Over the past year, the Republican party has undergone a pretty dramatic transformation. As committed Democrats, we’d ordinarily delight in their collapse. But not this time. This time it...

by Press and Media | on Jul 25, 2016

Chuck D takes on Rudy G

Rudy Giuliani had his say at center stage of the Republican National Convention — and halfway across town Chuck D, that other icon from roiled and raucous ’80s and ’90s New York,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 25, 2016

Calm down on the DNC email scandal

People are up in arms over the leak of emails from the Democratic National Committee (DNC) that appear to show the chair, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz playing favorites during the primary season, but...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 18, 2016

My Letter to Ruth

On July 10th, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg called out presumptive Republican Presidential nominee, Donald Trump.  In an interview with the New York Times, Ginsburg said “I can...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 15, 2016

Mike Pence is a real piece of crap

The Trump circus campaign has picked Mike Pence to help Donald make America hate again and so many digital and paper headlines across the nation will be donated to Pence over the next few days. So...

by Guest Post | on Jul 11, 2016

Only Union when he needs to be

This article originally appeared in the IBEW Media Center. At the height of the real estate boom in 2005, Donald Trump announced a colossus would rise in central New Orleans. The 70-story...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 05, 2016

Some 5th of July news briefs

This Fourth of July, the biggest celebration might not have been at the NYC fireworks show, but in a room full of nerdy NASA engineers.  That's because after 5 years and 1.8 Billion miles,...

by Press and Media | on Jun 24, 2016

Don't repeat our mistakes of WWII

There is a famous line from the movie “Love Story”: “Love means never having to say you’re sorry.”It is a totally nonsensical statement which, if embraced by a married...

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