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by Press and Media | on Nov 05, 2018

NBC Airs Blatantly Racist Ad

Yesterday NBC ran the following Trump ad in Primetime that was so racist a number of TV stations have refused to air it. It is so bad we have to link to Twitter for you to see it: CNN refused...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 26, 2018

We Need to Pay Closer Attention

We often write stories that do well. In January 2018 we wrote about Trump trying to take away federal pensions. A sad but true story that delivered over 180,000 reads. Then last week, we wrote a...

by Brian Young | on Feb 20, 2018

UCOMM Explains Deficit Spending

Last week, UCOMM reported on Trump’s proposed budget that increases spending for infrastructure while making cuts to the federal workforce. All together, Trump’s proposed budget would...

by Brian Young | on Feb 12, 2018

Trump's Budget Fails to Deliver Infrastructure Funding

After months of waiting, Trump has finally released his first budget. There has been much speculation about what would be included in it, including a proposal to eliminate federal workers pensions....

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 23, 2018

DeVos touts DC Charter; Closed Due to Failing Test Scores

Just 9 months after Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Trump’s wife Melania visited a DC Charter School, the D.C. Public Charter School Board has announced that the school will be closing due...

by Brian Young | on Dec 13, 2017

Trump's NLRB Makes it Harder to Join a Union

A new week, a new attack on labor from Trump’s National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). In their continuing fight to make it harder to win a union election, the NLRB has voted to begin the repeal...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 01, 2017

When will Trump's Victims Speak Up?

The Electoral College, ignoring the popular vote, put a sexual predator in the White House. An Access Hollywood tape revealed Trump literally saying, "I just grab them by the pussy." That...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 28, 2017

Another Union Re-certification Bill

Back in June, UCOMM let our readers know about a plan that House Republicans were hatching called the Employees Right’s Act. This act was a wish list of proposals that would weaken labor unions...

by Michael Gendron | on Nov 27, 2017

Tax Proposals Put a Bull's-eye on NY

Below is a Letter to the Editor that CWA 1108's Executive Vice President Michael Gendron submitted to Newsday. It was published in the November 27th edition.

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 17, 2017

The Gender-lash of 2017

Let’s be honest with ourselves, it’s got to be a tough time being a self-respecting woman living in today’s ‘Merica. The electoral college ignored the popular vote and...