Trump VA 'Firing Bill' Undermines Union Worker Grievance Protections - 05-16-17
By Doug Cunningham A Trump backed VA bill making it easier to fire VA workers is being spun by the GOP as real accountability for the Veterans Administration. Already passed by the House, the VA Accountability First Act of 2017 undermines and weakens collective bargaining for VA workers, stripping them of real due process grievance procedures.
Former Utah U.S. Attorney: Sessions Order Increases Criminal Justice Racial Inequality - 05-16-17
By Doug Cunningham [Brett Tolman]: "Let's be smart on crime, because just being tough on crime isn't always the right decision." Former Utah U.S. Attorney Brett Tolman says new orders from from Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions telling federal prosecutors to seek the harshest possible charges ignores decades of criminal justice learning in the U.S.