Jefferson City – The Missouri AFL-CIO will honor those workers that tragically lost their lives on the jobsite this past year and meet with Labor-friendly elected officials in the legislature for a barbecue and refreshments on Tuesday, April 30, from 4-8 p.m. at Memorial Park at 2214 West Main in Jefferson City. All union members and family are invited to attend. If possible, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or on the state Federation’s Facebook page at facebook.com/events/373078173420849/?ti=icl.
Workers and families (top) paused for a moment of silence to honor workers who lost their lives due to on- the-job injuries, occupational illnesses and senseless on-the-job murders at last year’s Workers Memorial and BBQ. At right, Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway shares a laugh with Mike Louis, president of the Missouri AFL-CIO. – Labor Tribune photos