AFGE: Comey Firing Underscores Need For Civil Service Protections Against Political Firings - 05-11-17
By Doug Cunningham The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) says Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey underscores the need "now more than ever" to protect public workers against political firings. Comey led the FBI investigation into Trump campaign collusion with the Russians as the Russians attacked U.S. democracy during the 2016 election.
Nurses Urge Rejection of The "Mortal Threat" Of House Health Bill As CA Medicare For All Advances - 05-11-17
By Doug Cunningham A hundred National Nurses United RN's were on Capitol Hill Wednesday urging the Senate to reject the "mortal threat" of the House health care bill. The nurses say the House Republican health insurance bill is “a mortal threat to the health and well-being of our patients, and to the health security of our country.