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In January 2014, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, responding to the introduction of the latest “Fast Track” legislation, said, “It is past time for the United States to get off the corporate hamster wheel on trade.”
On the issue of trade, investment and global economic rules, America’s workers—and our brothers and sisters overseas—certainly are on a hamster wheel.Read more >>>
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Before you put together your Thanksgiving dinner shopping list, check our list of union-made in America food and other items that are essential to a traditional family Thanksgiving feast. Speaking of thanks, a big “thank you” to the Union Label and Service Trades Department (ULSTD), Union Plus and the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor's resource site, Labor 411, for compiling their extensive catalogs of union-made products. Read more >>>
Wasting no time after the midterm elections, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka immediately stepped back into the policy arena, calling on President Barack Obama to take executive action on immigration. Executive action is particularly important now that a historically obstructionist Congress is likely to be followed by one that takes even less action on issues important to working families. Read more >>>
As the dust settles from another Election, I want to take a moment to thank everyone for their hard work and sacrifice over the last several months. While Indiana was caught up in the national Republican wave and the results here were not what we hoped for, there is much to celebrate. Read more >>>
With the 2014 session of the Indiana General Assembly in the rear-view mirror and an election coming up this November, it’s important to know where your elected representatives stood on issues impacting working people like us.
Click here to view the 2014 Indiana AFL-CIO Legislative Scorecard for Indiana State Senate and Indiana House of Representatives.Read more >>>
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