Legislative

Legislative Updates

January 3, 2018
Voting Booths

Vote or Lose!

It’s a simple truth that “you can’t win ‘em all,” whether it comes to sporting competitions or elections. But you can “lose ‘em all” if you don’t show up to play — and if you don’t vote. And you will “lose ‘em all” if your family, friends and union brothers and sisters don’t vote either.
December 18, 2017
Medicare and Social Security Forms

Robbing Your Retirement and Health Security to Pay for Corporate Tax Giveaways

The tax giveaway bill that’s scheduled to go before the House and Senate this week for final passage is only Phase I in the Donald Trump/Paul Ryan/Mitch McConnell/Koch Brothers war on working families.
November 30, 2017
Tax Plan Harms Workers

Senate Tax Plan Harms Workers, Costs Jobs

In my last column, I discussed how President Trump’s tax cut bill takes the $1 trillion he promised to invest in America’s infrastructure and gives it away to giant corporations, millionaires and billionaires instead. But that’s only one of many ways this monstrosity of a bill would damage our nation.

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