News From: Politics

by Brian Young | on Apr 08, 2019

Bernie Sanders Vows to Ban Right to Work

On Monday, the International Association of Machinist (IAM) heard from Senator and Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders at their Transportation Department conference in Las Vegas.

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 05, 2019

Biden Courts the IBEW

Joe Biden might not be officially running for President, but he sure seemed like he was planning to jump in the race on Friday when he addressed the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (...

by Guest Post | on Apr 01, 2019

IBEW Activists Work to Bring Back Prevailing Wage to New Hampshire

This post was written by the IBEW Media Center For more than three decades, New Hampshire has been the lone New England state lacking a prevailing wage law. But after voters in November’s...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 01, 2019

Beto Inspires the Nation in his 2020 Presidential Campaign Launch

On Saturday, Beto O'Rourke officially launched his Presidential campaign with rallies in El Paso, Houston, and Austin. These rallies also coincided with thousands of livestream house parties...

by Press and Media | on Mar 29, 2019

Trump's Scared Schiff-less

Now that the Mueller investigation is over, Trump and his cronies in the Republican Party are turning their eyes to Congressman Adam Schiff, the man who is leading the Congressional investigation...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 29, 2019

Prevailing Wage Bill Faces Opposition from Business Groups

Budget negotiations in New York are down to the wire and one of the bills that union members are still fighting for is a provision that would define public works projects in the state. The definition...

by Dave Weidlich | on Mar 27, 2019

Call Center Bill Leaves Committee

I have great news to report about Senate Bill 990 an Act Concerning Call Centers and Notice of Closure.

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 Brian Young | on Mar 19, 2019

Mark Janus Lobbies for Anti-Union Bill in Kansas

Mark Janus, the namesake on the Janus v AFSCME case that brought Right to Work to the entire public sector, has moved on from being a bad public employee and is now traveling around the country...

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