News From: Trump

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 Guest Post | on Jan 29, 2019

Trump Busts Another Federal Union

The following post was written by the IBEW Media Center. A little-known federal agency charged with protecting the right of government workers to organize is refusing to recognize its own union.

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 21, 2019

The Children of Parents who Hate

When his buddies were forced or agreed, to go on a trip to Washington DC to protest a woman’s reproductive rights, it was probably over a girl - but who can blame him? We were all...

by Brian Young | on Nov 19, 2018

No Job Growth for Trump Voters

Whenever Trump talks about the economy, he points to two things that indicate that the economy is going strong: record low unemployment and the rising stock market. While the low unemployment is good...

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...