The margin was narrow. But the message is clear: Working Americans were the real winners in Tuesday’s special election Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District.
Manufacturing matters. “Big time.”
When Delta’s cargo and ramp workers began to organize with the Machinists union, the airline posted an anti-union video on YouTube, Facebook, and other online media.
Jena Watanabe still can’t forget that moment when she was waiting tables in Utah, and “all of a sudden, I felt a slap on my butt.” Turning around, she saw a new customer.
Remember when Donald Trump promised to keep companies from shipping American jobs overseas? That promise may need to be re-visited, as the Republican tax law encourages companies to avoid American taxes and export American jobs.
Thanks to Republicans, if you get your health insurance through one of the exchanges under the Affordable Care Act, your premiums could increase between 12 and 32 percent next year alone. And that’s just for starters.
The Republican tax scam doesn’t fool Bryan Barkalow, a lumberyard worker in Dayton, Ohio. President Trump is “pulling out jazz hands [razzle-dazzle] and shiny stuff up front and will screw us on the back end,” he warns.