Democracy for America Endorses Colin Van Ostern For New Hampshire Governor
Progressive grassroots organization with over 17,000 members in New Hampshire announce their support of Van Ostern
BURLINGTON, VT – This morning, Democracy for America (DFA) announced its endorsement of Executive Councilor Colin Van Ostern for Governor of New Hampshire during a press conference call featuring DFA … Continue reading
Granite State Republicans Continue To Vow Support Trump Even Though It Will Cost Them The Election
Republicans worst nightmare has come true. Donald Trump has won their nomination for President.
Former New Hampshire Republican leaders have been warning that a Trump led ticket would be disaster for Republicans all the way down the ticket.
“Here in New Hampshire, if Donald Trump is the nominee, we will … Continue reading
Why The Passage Of The Net Metering Increase Is Important Today And In The Gubernatorial Election
In the past year we have seen an explosion in home solar panel leasing companies who provide panels at little to no cost. They promise to save you 5-10 cents per kilowatt-hour on your electricity bill. They do this by collecting energy from your rooftop panels and selling it to … Continue reading
UBER’s Sharing Economy Is A New Name For Exploiting Workers
Uber and the “sharing economy” may be the biggest economic lie since “Right to Work.”
The sharing economy is a fraud, a sham, a corporate marketing stunt to get people who believe that by using “on-demand” apps is somehow helping workers and not feeding the greedy capitalistic system.
Webster’s … Continue reading
#DenyNAI: New Legislation To Stop Norwegian Air International From Undercutting Labor Laws
Congressional Representatives From Both Sides Of The Aisle, Introduce Legislation To Deny NAI’s Application To The DOT.
Today, Congress took a big step forward in protecting American workers and upholding our nations trade agreements, by introducing legislation to stop Norwegian Air International (NAI) from skirting international labor laws … Continue reading
AFLCIO Announces Support Of BCTGM Boycott Of Mexican-Made Nabisco Products
Campaign encourages Americans to “Check the Label” in support of American jobs by purchasing only those Nabisco products made in America
KENSINGTON, Md., April 27, … Continue reading
150 Workers Die Every Day From Preventable Workplace Injuries And Illnesses
(Washington, DC, April 27, 2016) – More than 4,820 workers were killed on the job in 2014, according to a new report by the AFL-CIO. Additionally an estimated 50,000-60,000 died from occupational … Continue reading
Indiana Carrier Plant Workers Take Their Case Directly To UTC Shareholders
Steelworkers travel to shareholders meeting, deliver petition calling on Carrier’s parent company to reconsider moving production from Indianapolis to Mexico
United Technology shareholders came face-to-face with workers being destroyed by insatiable corporate greed.
On February 10th, United Technologies (UTC) announced its “business decision” to shutter the … Continue reading
As TPP Text Is Revealed Our Worst Fears Are Becoming Reality
Our worst fears are becoming reality as the text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership was finally released to the public. At 4 am, under the cover of darkness, the White House quietly released the text of the largest trade agreement in history.
Congresswoman DeLauro Inspires The Crowd At The NH AFL-CIO Raising Wages Summit
Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro informed, inspired, and motivated more than 200 people at the New Hampshire AFL-CIO Raising Wages Summit in Concord with a simple story about her upbringing.
Speaking at an Americans for Prosperity event yesterday, Jeb Bush enraged people when he said “we need to figure out a way to phase out” Medicare for future enrollees.