Trump’s NAFTA baloney

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By BERRY CRAIG Either Donald Trump is flat fibbing about the North American Free Trade Agreement or he’s clueless about the deal unions say has cost thousands of American jobs. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee wants voters—especially working stiffs–to believe … Continue reading →

Trumka: ‘What’s getting less attention is how Trump really feels about the working class…’

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By BERRY CRAIG AFT Local 1360 Donald Trump is again twisting the truth about Hillary Clinton and coal. The presumptive GOP presidential nominee claimed that his all-but-certain Democratic foe declared, “we’re going to put the miners out of business and … Continue reading →

Pack a union card? Beware the Trump con job

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By BERRY CRAIG AFT Local 1360 1. Who of the following presidential candidates supports “right to work?” A. presidential candidate Donald Trump B. newly ex-presidential candidate Ted Cruz C. both 2. Who said, We hear terrible things about outsourcing jobs—how … Continue reading →

Need another reason to vote for the labor-endorsed Democrats Tuesday?

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By BERRY CRAIG A Republican attack ad claims the four Democrats running in Tuesday’s special elections are all in for “destroying coal jobs” as part of President Obama’s “war on coal.” There is a war in the coalfields. But Republicans … Continue reading →

Vote your job and your union: Vote Taylor, Tackett, Nicholls and Noelker

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By BERRY CRAIG “Voters in Tuesday’s special election for Kentucky House District 62 should not be fooled by an ad from the Kentucky Opportunity Coalition, a dark-money outfit that was started to support Sen. Mitch McConnell’s 2014 campaign,” warns a … Continue reading →