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AFL-CIO’s 2017 Convention Concludes in St. Louis

The National AFL-CIO held its 28th Constitutional Convention in St. Louis, Missouri this week.  Delegates re-elected President Richard Trumka, Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler, and Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre.  The Convention marked a recommitment to organizing, civil rights, voting rights, humane immigration policies, trade policies that put working people first, a worker’s bill of rights, a representative and diverse labor movement that will fight for ALL working people. Read More

Upcoming Town Hall Meetings On Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

Our communities are continuously impacted by our nation’s trade policy. China floods their extra products and commodities into the global marketplace, driving down prices, destroying jobs and compromising our nation’s security. A legacy of unbalanced trade agreements and unchecked currency manipulation pushes industry from our shores. Read More