America’s Work Force Radio Podcast

Ohio AFL-CIO President’s Testimony to Ohio House Task Force to Protect Workers

May 5, 2020

The first guest on the show today was Ohio AFL-CIO President, Tim Burga, who detailed his testimony to the Ohio House Task Force about the protection of workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. He also spoke about the United States dependence on other countries for manufacturing. 

The description of his testimony can be found here: http://ohioaflcio.com/president-burga-testifies-ohio-house-task-force-protect-ohios-workers/

Sharon Johnson, author of the article "Hell No, You Can't Go" for the Progressive spoke about how non-compete agreements are being used against low wage workers, preventing them from working for competitors. 

Check out her article on the Progressive's website, here: https://progressive.org/magazine/hell-no-you-cant-go-johnson/

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