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Looking To Maine's Future; The Needs Of The People

This past week, I had the privilege and honor to attend the biennial Maine AFL-CIO Committee on Political Action (COPE) Convention in Auburn.  As noted by Cynthia Phinney, President of the Executive Board, the upcoming election in November will again be one where the attack on workers and unions will be unrelenting. 1,440 more words

Right to Work Laws Part 5 - Social Issues Series

This term “right to work” has been bandied about for a while now.  Since it actually sounds like something good – the ability to help people… 664 more words

Lifestyle

Right to Work Laws and taxes

Wisconsin’s “Right to Work” laws were recently ruled to be unconstitutional. Known neanderthal and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker vowed to appeal, because he knows who is contributing to his campaign — and it ain’t the unions. 178 more words

"Sanders Is Exploiting The Trade Issue": Mirroring The Republican Approach To Obamacare

Some people are suggesting that Bernie Sanders‘ win in Michigan was a result of his opposition to trade deals like NAFTA and TPP and that this will serve him well with white working class voters in the so-called “rust belt” states. 569 more words

Republicans

Economic & Labor News from Thom Hartmann: September 21, 2015 (Video)

Thom Hartmann covers unions, moving company that helps domestic violence victims, Scott Walker wants to create national Right-to-Work law, Elizabeth Warren’s work on credit reports, and the Fight for $15 victory in New York state.

Economics

I'll be darned. The archbishop's a Democrat!!

And he’s not even Irish!

Church, meet state (and its handmaiden Labor). You’re gonna make a lovely couple. And the public unions will be the collective best man.

Yay.

Archbishop Cupich