Kentucky State AFL-CIO

 

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Old-time Kentucky Gov. James B. McCreary was dubbed “Bothsides” for waffling on so many issues.

Editor’s note: The Kentucky State AFL-CIO endorsed State Rep. Linda Belcher, whom Johnson is challenging Johnson.

Recent News

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Okay, pass the crow and humble pie.

I was willing to wager that most TV talking heads would say Donald Trump won last night’s debate as long as the GOP presidential hopeful didn’t “pass out, soil himself, throw up, drool or ‘speaketh in an unknown tongue.’”

Most of the media says Democrat Hillary Clinton won, hands down.  I’m glad I would have lost my bet.

By SCOTTY PULLIAM

November 8th, election day is almost upon us. If you are like most people, it is something you've been praying for as it seems the current election cycle began sometime in the last century! And it probably goes without saying that the 2016 presidential election has brought out the absolute worst aspects of the American political system. So it's a pretty safe bet we'll all be breathing a sigh of relief when it's finally over.

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

If you’d told me four years ago that Michigan, Wisconsin and West Virginia would become “right to work” states, I’d have said you were crazy as a sprayed roach.

Michigan was synonymous with Walter Reuther and the UAW. “Progressive” Wisconsin was AFSCME’s birthplace. West Virginia was UMWA country.

So much for the idea that “it can’t happen here.”

To see the original post, click here.

By STATE REP. LARRY CLARK (D-Louisville)

Take Action

Some Wall Street billionaires are paying less in taxes than teachers, nurses and other working people. It's time for Congress to end this unfair tax loophole.

Registering to vote takes two minutes but your vote is forever.