Here’s today’s line up for the Rick Smith Show:
- PA Auditor General Eugene DePasquale talks about the growing problem with Municipal pension and the need for the General Assembly to act responsibly.
- Steve Kreisberg, AFSCME’s director of Research and Collective Bargaining Rights comes on the program to talk about a recent report stating that union members are happier employees and citizens then their non-union counterparts.
- Abe Amoros, PA Legislative Director for LIUNA joins Rick to talk about the upcoming inauguration and the continued attacks on workers as PA Republicans pursue their anti-worker prevailing wage attacks.
- Kathryn Johnson, Field Organizer for Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch lays out the reasons why the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Agreement is bad for workers, bad for business, and bad for America and what needs to be done to stop it from being Fast Tracked.