Trump Hits the Ground Running with Direct Action on Immigration

Speaking from the Oval Office in his first weekly radio address broadcast January 28, President Donald J. Trump said, “This administration has hit the ground running at a record pace…. We’re doing it with speed and we’re doing it with intelligence … on behalf of the American people.”

TPP Dead, Trump Promises Future Trade Deals Will Create Jobs, Not Lose Them

TPP doomed, big win for American workers.

For American Workers, Bad TPP News Dwarfs Poor January BLS Report

Last month, as Wall Street anticipated, only 151,000 nonfarm payroll jobs were created, with 70 percent of the new jobs driven by low paying work in retail, food services and drinking places – clerks, waiters and bartenders. The January report represents a large drop from December’s much stronger jobs report, even after revised down to 262,000 from an initially reported 290,000.

TPP Teetering, Could Be Doomed

During President Obama’s administration, American workers have had little to cheer about. Since his 2009 inauguration, 67 percent of new jobs have gone to legal and illegal immigrants.

October BLS Report: Superficially Improved, but Deep-Rooted Economic Problems Persist

The White House insists that President Obama is determined to work tirelessly on behalf of American job growth and to ensure that the middle class will rise again: “President Obama will not be satisfied until every American who wants work can find a job.

On Trade, WikiLeaks Reveals What White House Wouldn’t: the Plan to Undermine American Workers

In a shameful, unprecedented rejection of the voters who elected them, congressional Republicans fell all over themselves last week to pass fast-track Obamatrade that will greatly affect the U.S economy and put American jobs at risk. These are the same Republicans, led by Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner, who vowed last November to fight Obama’s executive overreach.