Blue Collar Buzz

Blue Collar ‘Election’ Buzz
Blue Collar Buzz

Blue Collar ‘Election’ Buzz

On a recent election episode of LaborPress’ Blue Collar Buzz, we looked at a few races — those upcoming and those already decided. Political scientist Anthony DiMaggio provided an illuminating postmortem of the 2016 Presidential Election, while New York City Council candidates Marvin Holland and Justin Brannan both talked about their favorite policy goals. Assembly…

‘Blue Collar Buzz’ Talks Trump With DC 37 Leader
Blue Collar Buzz, Law and Politics

‘Blue Collar Buzz’ Talks Trump With DC 37 Leader

September 28, 2016 By Joe Maniscalco New York, NY – On this week’s episode of LaborPress’ “Blue Collar Buzz” airing Sunday night at 9 p.m. on AM970 The Answer, we’re talking about how garbage truck drivers and low-income communities throughout New York City are teaming up to fight back against commercial waste industry pollution. We’ve…

Blue Collar Buzz Takes the Pulse of Labor
Blue Collar Buzz, Building Trades

Blue Collar Buzz Takes the Pulse of Labor

September 21, 2016 By Joe Maniscalco New York, NY – On this week’s episode of LaborPress’ “Blue Collar Buzz” airing Sunday night at 9 p.m on AM970 The Answer, we’re taking the pulse of organized labor in New York with the help of New York City Council Member I. Daneek Miller [D-27th District], Local 46…

Buzzing About Airbnb and Lots More!
Blue Collar Buzz, Municipal Government, New York

Buzzing About Airbnb and Lots More!

September 1, 2016 By Joe Maniscalco New York, NY – On this week’s episode of LaborPress’ “Blue Collar Buzz,” airing at Sunday night at 9 p.m. on AM970, we’re talking with the president of the Public Employees Federation [PEF], the president of the Economic Policy Institute [EPI], Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal [D-67th District] — and…

PBA Prez: NYCHA Needs More Cops
Blue Collar Buzz, Municipal Government

PBA Prez: NYCHA Needs More Cops

August 25, 2016 By Joe Maniscalco New York, NY – On this week’s episode of LaborPress’ “Blue Collar Buzz” airing Sunday night at 9 p.m. on AM970, PBA President Pat Lynch joins Teamsters Local 237 President Greg Floyd in calling on the City of New York for more cops at NYCHA developments; Ride Aid staffers…

This Week’s Buzz: Exploitation, Wage Theft, Inequality and the Rise of Trump
Blue Collar Buzz, Building Trades

This Week’s Buzz: Exploitation, Wage Theft, Inequality and the Rise of Trump

August 18, 2016 By Joe Maniscalco New York, NY – This week’s episode of LaborPress’ “Blue Collar Buzz” is tackling the plight of NYC home health aides forced to do mandatory overtime; Teamsters Local 456’s battle to keep dangerous non-union concrete trucks out of Westchester County; State Senator James Sanders’ upcoming foreclosure forum; and Colby…

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