Coal Miners Rally for Pension Fix

September 8, 2016

Thousands of coal miners and their allies rallied outside the Capitol on Thursday in support of a bill to rescue their union’s troubled pension fund. Lawmakers are optimistic that it will pass the Senate. They believe the Finance Committee will vote on the bill next week and a floor vote would follow. […]

IATSE Holds Its District 2 Meeting

August 9, 2016

Over the weekend of August 5-7 the IATSE held its 72nd District 2 meeting of delegates at the Hilton Bayfront Hotel in San Diego. The IA is divided into 14 regional districts. The IATSE’s District 2 includes the states of Arizona, California, Hawaii and Nevada. District 2 conventions rotate through these four states. […]

Clinton Offers Vision for Economy, Rebukes Trump’s

August 1, 2016

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said in late June that if Congress does not close tax loopholes that give significant advantages to the wealthy and corporations, she will have the Treasury Department take up the issue — if she is elected […]

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