American Federation of Government Employees District Report – Episode 10

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Trump’s proposed budget for the Social Security Administration was anemic, and the senate wants to cut it even further than that. But all is not lost! Witold Skwierczynski, President of AFGE Council 220, explains the gritty details in layman’s terms and tells us what we can do about it.

Courtney Meadows & Alan Hanson – Kroger & UFCW Local 400 – Grocery Stores Should Invest In Workers As Much As They Invest In Other Endeavors

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Kroger grocery workers are calling for the company to invest in their labor the way that they invest in other endeavors. We hear from Courtney Meadows, a File Maintenance Clerk there who is a member of their Contract Action Team, and Alan Hanson, UFCW Local 400 Mobilization Director.

Rick Perry Orders Study on Renewable Energy

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Energy Secretary Rick Perry has ordered a study on whether the shift toward
renewable energy affects the reliability of the electrical grid. Skeptical?
You’re not the only one – reporters from the LA Times and the Houston
Chronicle have pointed out flaws in this study, including who’s funding it
and who’s leading it. Media Matters’ Climate & Energy Senior Researcher
Kevin Kalhoefer joins us to discuss their report.