News From: National Politics

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 16, 2015

Presidential Candidate O’Malley on UCOMM Radio!

Sunday Evening Union show on 77 WABC to host the Ex-Governor of MarylandNew York, New York- This Sunday night on AM 770 WABC candidate for President and former Governor of Maryland Martin O’...

by Guest Post | on Jul 13, 2015

Everbody Hates Scott

Walker’s Abysmal Record of Failed Jobs, Dismantling Citizens’ Rights and Weakening Wisconsin’s Middle Class is No Good for America (July 13, 2015) – As Scott Walker announces...

by Daniel Hinton | on Jul 10, 2015

Labor Lectures: What is NAFTA?

You've probably heard or read the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) being described as "NAFTA on steroids." The comparison is widely made, but it's probably not as widely...

by Press and Media | on Jun 30, 2015

Becky Friedrichs, a threat to good teachers everywhere

We are sharing with you this story from the LA Times..The Supreme Court said Tuesday it would hear a major challenge to California's public unions and decide whether they may charge fees to non-...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 24, 2015

Was she ever a friend to labor?

Rookie U.S. Rep. Kathleen Rice started a fight with organized labor by boycotting important town hall meetings and then reversed her position in support of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal....

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 23, 2015

The Men Who Betrayed the American Worker

On Tuesday morning, wealthy Senator's from both the Republican and the Democratic sides of the aisle joined together to betray the American worker by voting to support the Trade Promotion...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 19, 2015

Who is Marty?

With less than 6 months to go until the Iowa Caucuses, it seems like every week a new person is declaring that they are running for president.  During the last week in May, former Maryland...

by Brian Young | on Jun 17, 2015

Let the Money Games Begin

The 2016 presidential race is already underway, and along with that comes another race: the so-called wealthy donors primary.Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, whose net worth of $31.4...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 12, 2015

Pigs behind the betrayal

Follow the bouncing ball to see why rookie Rep. Kathleen Rice, from NY's 4th Congressional District, would flip-flop her vote on supporting a trade deal that hurts the American worker. When the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 09, 2015

A Dumb Move

The world of politics can be unpredictable. Sadly when you think someone is your friend they can become, what Brian Schneck of your United Auto Workers coined, your "frienemy." For years...

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