From the daily archives: Sunday, September 4, 2016

Happy (Organized) Labor Day!

On September 4, 2016 By

Well, here we are on the eve of Labor Day and guess who is showing so much gratitude for the workers? 

Would you include right-wing officeholders like Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman and Rep. Jim Renacci, both of whom have endorsed Donald Trump (although  they hope you haven’t noticed!)

But about Labor Day, which was inspired by labor unionists whose programs have been so defiled today by Republican anti-unionists. Anybody on planets Portman or Renacci remember that a couple of union-headed workers named Matthew Maguire , a machinist, and Peter McGuire, a carpenter, inspired the creation of Labor  […]

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