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Sanders Stands with Verizon Workers




PHILADELPHIA – Ahead of a major address to the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO’s annual convention, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday called on Verizon to negotiate a fair contract with workers in the region and addressed the devastation unfettered free trade has…

Donald Trump stiffed veterans




More than two months after Donald Trump skipped a Republican debate to hold a fundraiser for veterans, the Wall Street Journal has reported that beneficiaries have gotten only a fraction of the promised money. Trump claimed he raised $6 million from…

Lesniak interview with Paul Brubake

Senator Raymond J. Lesniak




State Senator Raymond Lesniak, who was first elected to the State Legislature in 1978, spoke about such progressive causes as fighting New Jersey’s settlement with Exxon-Mobil and his many political battles during an interview with Paul Brubaker. Lesniak talked about…