News From: Trump

by Kate Hogan | on Sep 27, 2017

How Job Growth has Nothing to do with Trump

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri} “Excellent Jobs Numbers just released – and I have only just begun. Many job stifling regulations continue to fall....

by Brian Young | on Sep 11, 2017

Trump's Coal Con is Killing Coal Miners

After just eight months in office, workers are already feeling the effects of Trump’s refusal to do his job. Nowhere has it been felt more than in coal country. With important mine safety jobs...

by Brian Young | on Sep 08, 2017

Senate Keeping Labor Funding

In Trump’s first budget, a massive, 20% funding cut to the Department of Labor (DOL) was proposed, including cuts to mine safety, job retraining, and Job Corps. All of these programs were aimed...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 07, 2017

Right-Wing Alliance Aims Mortal Blow at Unions

With Trump in the White House and states across the country trying to pass Right to Work laws, the Koch Brothers are foaming at the mouth to deal a “mortal blow” to organized labor. In an...

by Press and Media | on Sep 05, 2017

Children of Parents Who Hate

UCOMM readers it’s time to call Principal Darrell Herring at 770-721-6500 or email him at

by Guest Post | on Aug 30, 2017

Teamsters Rally Against Deportation

Unions, advocates for the immigrant community, and elected officials are demanding the release of Eber Garcia Vasquez, a private sanitation worker and a long-time member of the Teamsters union....

by Brian Young | on Aug 22, 2017

Another Gathering of American Fascists

On Tuesday, Trump is scheduled to visit the Arizona/Mexico border and hold a campaign rally in Phoenix.  The Mayor of the Phoenix has already said that Trump is not welcomed in his city, due to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 17, 2017

Imagery of Trump Ripping Families Apart

We can all understand the frustrations when you are in the Building Trades and there is someone browner than you, building something for half the wages your union bargained for. That’s why 40%...

AFL-CIO chief denounces Trump's "spirited defense of racism and bigotry"
by Press and Media | on Aug 16, 2017

AFL-CIO Does the Right Thing

Following yesterday’s story calling on the AFL-CIO to leave Trump’s Manufacturing Council and Trump’s defense of Nazi’s at an afternoon press conference, the AFL-CIO announced...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 15, 2017

AFL-CIO needs to exit Manufacturing Council

Let’s take a look outside right now; riots in the streets, Nazi’s and Klan members mowing down protestors while the world mocks Trump. What the hell is going on people. Donald won with...