Rice & Roses #522 : The Labor Lobbyist

Host Max Roffman talks with union legislative lobbyists to find out what they do as part of their jobs. Guests include Executive Secretary with the American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), A. Van Horn Diamond, Legislative Aide for the United Public Workers (UPW) Mel Goto, and Legislative Representative for the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), Shoji Okazaki. Topics include monitoring introduced bills, attending hearings, support for bills that benefit all workers, and providing information to legislators.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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