Trump not only hasn’t delivered on his promises for workers; he’s joined the other side. It’s noaccident that workers in America have suffered stagnant wages and reduced benefits. It is the result of a systematic corporate campaign to crush unions, rig trading rules to benefit investors and roll back public regulations and investments Trump and the Republican Congress are now doubling down on that assault.
Robert L. Borosage is a senior advisor to People's Action and writes widely on political, economic and national security issues. He is a Contributing Editor at The Nation magazine, and his articles have appeared in The American Prospect, The Washington Post, the New York Times and the Philadelphia Inquirer.