News From: National Politics

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 21, 2019

Trump Blames GM Plant Closure on Union Dues

Trump’s continuing war on unions brought him to Lima Ohio on Wednesday. During his speech at the last tank manufacturer in the United States, Trump started to give his two cents about why...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 18, 2019

Beto Talks Jobs, Trade, and Unions in Detroit

Just 5 days after announcing his campaign, Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke headed to Oakland Michigan to talk unions, apprenticeships, and trade with the Michigan Regional Council of...

by Guest Post | on Mar 14, 2019

Why Beto Will Be Our Next President

I write to ask you to join me in a campaign to serve this country as the next President of the United States.

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 Kris LaGrange | on Mar 13, 2019

Beto Inches Closer to Presidential Run

It has been an eventful week for Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke as his HBO documentary debuted at South by Southwest and the anti-union Club for Growth launched an attack ad against Beto in...

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 Press and Media | on Mar 08, 2019

Sherrod Brown Decides Not to Run For President

Sherrod Brown, one of the most pro-union candidates considering a run for President, has announced that he will not run. Find out more from Politico. 

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...