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Wednesday, August 14, 1996 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: ALTERNATIVE TAKES ON THE GOP National CONVENTION
1996-08-14

ORGANIZED LABOR

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ORGANIZED LABOR HAS been fiercely ATTACKed BY THE REPUBLICAN PARTY THIS ELECTION YEAR, IN PART BECAUSE THE AFL-CIO ENDORSED BILL CLINTON AND IS SPENDING TENS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO GET HIM RE-ELECTED. THIS WEEK IN SAN DIEGO, THE AFL-CIO’S PRESENCE IS MOSTLY FELT ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE CONVENTION.

GUEST: RICHARD TRUMPKA, Secretary Treasurer of the AFL-CIO and former President of the United Mine Workers.


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