Author Archives: Jason Perlman

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25 Nov
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Consumer Protection Bureau Richard Cordray Braces for a Reckoning Under President-Elect Trump

WASHINGTON — Mild-mannered, lawyerly and with a genius for trivia, Richard Cordray is not the sort of guy you picture at the center of Washington’s bitter partisan wars over regulation and consumer safeguards. But there he is, a 57-year-old Buckeye ...

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17 Nov
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Help Stop Ohio GOP From Taking Unemployment Benefits From Workers

When asked what was the most important topic for voters this election season, overwhelmingly the response was economic issues. This sentiment is likely to be in complete contrast with the “Lame Duck” state legislative session, as Republicans in control are ...

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14 Nov
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The Future of Veterans and Workers Under a Trump Presidency

By Will Fischer, Union Veterans Council This article originally appeared in The Hill. Today is Veterans Day. Donald Trump made veterans, trade and jobs the cornerstones of his campaign. Veterans turned out en masse to support his candidacy, and now candidate Trump ...

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10 Nov
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Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the 2016 Presidential Election

Donald Trump has been elected president. America is a democratic nation, and the voters have spoken. The AFL-CIO accepts the outcome of this election, and offers our congratulations to President-elect Trump. More than anything, this election is an indictment of ...

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BOSTON, 29th Nov, 2015: The Mayor of Boston Marty Walsh endorses Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton at Hard Hats for Hillary, an event where union workers showed their support for the candidate, at Faneuil Hall. (Photo by: Nikita Sampath)
07 Nov
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USW Leo Gerard: Hillary Had My Back

The year 2001, when I became president of the United Steelworkers union and Hillary Clinton took office as a U.S. Senator for New York, was a desperate, terrible time for steelworkers and the steel industry in this country. I turned ...

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27 Oct
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Steelworkers to Rally in Support of Hillary Clinton in Lorain

Workers to call out Trump for his use of Chinese steel in construction projects (Lorain, OH) –  On Friday October 28th, United Steelworkers Local 1104 will hold a rally in support of Hillary Clinton in Lorain.  Members of the local ...

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19 Oct
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Donald Trump’s China steel problem undermines his candidacy for president: Tim Burga (Opinion)

Earlier this month, a report exposing yet another of Donald Trump’s corrupt businesses practices came to light. A Newsweek investigation found that in at least two of his past three construction projects, Trump walked away from opportunities to create and support ...

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06 Oct
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Donald Trump’s Outsourcing and Profiteering from Predatory Pricing is Subject of New AFL-CIO Mailer

For Immediate Release Contact: Mike Gillis, 216.334.9068 Recent exposé on Trump’s business practices shows candidate is in it for himself and hiding the truth about how he is selling-out Ohio workers. Columbus, OH – The Ohio AFL-CIO today released a ...

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06 Oct
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Donald Trump’s Outsourcing and Profiteering from Predatory Pricing is Subject of New AFL-CIO Mailer

Recent exposé on Trump’s business practices shows candidate is in it for himself and hiding the truth about how he is selling-out Ohio workers. The Ohio AFL-CIO today released a new mailer that hits Donald Trump on the recent revelation ...

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28 Sep
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Letter Carrier Puts It in The Mail: “I can’t believe Rob Portman supports Donald Trump”

New mailer shows that Trump and Portman are thick as thieves on trade, tax cuts for the rich Columbus, OH – The Ohio AFL-CIO released a new mailer that shows how Donald Trump and Rob Portman share a common policy ...

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