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"sanders union" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

03:18 min | 6 months ago

"sanders union" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"He was also impressed Sanders picked up the lunch tab Barbecue I appreciate that Cleaner does not see eye to eye politically with Democrats on everything But he says he doesn't need to to share common ground In America you know we've let some of its politics get to divisive that we need to come back in the middle and try to find common ground again And when it comes to common ground unions are a pretty good option Yes union membership is tied for an all time low in this country but approval for unions is at its highest point since 1965 according to Gallup Big companies like Kellogg's were hit by strikes last year in organizing campaigns picked up at companies like Amazon and Starbucks All this gives Democrats a chance to attract not just union members but voters excited over labor issues Voters Democrats are losing on everything else from inflation to crime But Sanders union outreach has not been the norm for Democrats according to Dorian Warren with the left leaning economic security project It is mind boggling to me why this wouldn't be a fundamental and core priority of Democratic Party leadership The party had pushed the pro act which would make unionizing easier But it's both stalled and taken a backseat to other bills Democrats have also had their standing as the party for the working class taken over by Donald Trump The former president's blue collar appeal turned blue states like Michigan and Wisconsin purple Striking Alabama coal miner Matthew Wright says Trump's good for workers Very good for workers He'd keep you working Could the Democrat they don't want to work That will just stay home and draw a little beat check where they can control you not make yet Republicans have also been reluctant to side with unions Alabama senator Tommy tuberville denounced a Democrat led Senate hearing looking at Alabama's coal miner strike This hearing is what I call the dream Democrat political parlay Where members can be pro union anti Wall Street and anti mining production all in one hearing Well I won't be vote for him no more That's Riley Hewlett again one of the striking miners He was not happy when he heard tuberville defended warrior met coal The company Hewlett striking against He sucks If you either for the people or you're not Some people they talk out of two sides of their face Tuberville may have lost Hewlett but Hewlett says Democrats have to do a little more work to earn his vote For NPR news I'm Steven bishan Birmingham This is NPR news Support for NPR comes from member stations and from the Doris duke charitable foundation which aims to support the well-being of people and the planet for a more creative equitable.

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"sanders union" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:34 min | 6 months ago

"sanders union" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"He was also impressed Sanders picked up the lunch tab Barbecue I appreciate that Cleaner does not see eye to eye politically with Democrats on everything But he says he doesn't need to share common ground Now I guess what we're lacking in the market you know we've let something's politics get too divisive that we need to come back in the middle and try to find common ground again And when it comes to common ground unions are a pretty good option Yes union membership is tied for an all time low in this country but approval for unions is at its highest point since 1965 according to Gallup Big companies like Kellogg's were hit by strikes last year in organizing campaigns picked up at companies like Amazon and Starbucks All this gives Democrats a chance to attract not just union members but voters excited over labor issues Voters Democrats are losing on everything else from inflation to crime But Sanders union outreach has not been the norm for Democrats according to Dorian Warren with the left leaning economic security project It is mind boggling to me why this wouldn't be a fundamental and core priority of Democratic Party leadership The party had pushed the pro act which would make unionizing easier But it's both stalled and taken a backseat to other bills Democrats have also had their standing as the party for the working class taken over by Donald Trump The former president's blue collar appeal turned blue states like Michigan and Wisconsin purple Striking Alabama coal miner Matthew Wright says Trump's good for workers Very good for workers He'd keep you working Could the Democrat they don't want to work That will just stay home and draw a little beat check where they can control you Not me Yet Republicans have also been reluctant to side with unions Alabama senator Tommy tuberville denounced a Democrat led Senate hearing looking at Alabama's coal miner strike This hearing is what I call the dream Democrat political parlay Where members can be pro union anti Wall Street and anti mining production all in one hearing Well I won't be vote for him no more That's Riley Hewlett again one of the striking miners He was not happy when he heard tuberville defended warrior met coal The company Hewlett striking against He sucks If you either for the people or you're not Some people they talk out of two sides of their face Tuberville may have lost Hewlett but Hewlett says Democrats have to do a little more work to earn his vote For NPR news I'm Steven bishan Birmingham.

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"sanders union" Discussed on C-SPAN Radio

C-SPAN Radio

02:51 min | 1 year ago

"sanders union" Discussed on C-SPAN Radio

"Did we determined that those key stakeholders were provided with little to no advance notice of either the zero tolerance policy? Why the decision to prosecute the dull family? You defenders? That update from the inspector general for the Justice Department wrote called Calm, by the way, reporting that more than 5000 Children were separated from their parents at the border under the Trump Administration policy. Well, the Senate continues the confirmation process and today the president's nominee to Head up the Labor Department. He was before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee often referred to as the Health Committee, Senator Elizabeth Warren, introducing the Boston mayor Marty Walsh, calling him quote a champion for unions attracting corporations to Boston to create jobs. Kansas Senator Roger Marshall with this exchange with the Boston mayor over the issue of a $15 minimum wage, I look at a cost of living Median house in Boston $600,000. Median house in my hometown of Great Ben is $83,000. The cost of living index in Boston is literally to point to a multiple of 2.2. From where I live. You have a minimum wage right now of $12. These 12 70 80 $12 the minimum wage in Great Bend a 7.25. So was $7 our job in Great bend and be like a $16 our job in Boston, Massachusetts. I guess you know, I'm trying to get at is how can we have a nationwide minimum wage of $15, which which, Frankly, would kill a lot of jobs and Kansas. So had man. I'm all for If you want $15 an hour in Boston, knock your socks off. But in Kansas, that would be a pretty big wage job killing wage. Well, thank you, Senator. I think the You around minimum wage that you're gonna be debated on the Senate floor in the United States. Congress floor. President Biden has distressed that he is supportive of $15.50 dollars now minimum wage a nation wage national national wage. I support him in that $15 minimum wage, And I think that is going to be many conversations from now till something passes the Senate in the House. Around conversations about how that if, in fact that passes how does that $15 How many ways can instituted that from today's confirmation hearing for Marty Walsh and exchange with Republican senator from Kansas Senator Marshall He is, of course, President Biden's nominee to become the next labor secretary, and Marty Walsh, by the way, who joined the Laborers Union local to 23 at the age of 21. He served as the union president until he became the mayor of Boston Back in 2014 more from today's help committee hearing here's Senator Bernie Sanders Union guy, and I think I have a lifetime.

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