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Trumka: Clinton acknowledges that coal remarks hurt her

​By Pat Cloonan pcloonan@heraldstandard.com

Published 2:15 AM EST

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton regrets her March remarks about coal, AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka told the Herald-Standard editorial board. 896 more words


Some of you were kind enough to say you would have liked to see me do fun takes on last week’s political convention. I can’t go back in time but here’s some takes on last night’s political convention coverage. 217 more words


Colleagues, labor community mourn Teamster fatally shot during traffic stop

Philando Castile, the man fatally shot during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights last night, was a cafeteria supervisor at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School in St. 698 more words


Ensuring Transparency in Reporting For Employer and Labor Relations: The “Persuader Rule”

You’ve probably watched one before.

An anti-union video so painfully corny, you probably had to turn it off after a few seconds.

Anti-union videos — … 373 more words

Current Events

Pro-Democrat Union Goliath to Unleash Anti-Trump Ad Blitzkrieg

You have to know that the Trump revolution has put the fear of God into Hillary Clinton and the Democrats now. This Tuesday’s yuuuge Trump win in Michigan combined with voters… 520 more words

2016 Elections

Urgent Reasons We Must NEVER Adopt the TPP!!! (Part 1 of an intermittent series)

Feb. 25, 2016  By Jack Jodell.

“If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu”
– Jim Hightower – 

“People in the know all are completely opposed to the TPP!” 1,242 more words

Corporate Greed