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YOUR LETTERS: Let’s all get vaccinated

Get vaccinated for yourself, your friends and your family. Add your name saying you got vaccinated, and we’ll send you a sticker. Union-made, obviously! COVID-19...

AFL-CIO urges union members to get vaccinated – then brag about...

The AFL-CIO is urging union members to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and show their health-conscious union pride with a sticker announcing their vaccination status. “COVID-19...

AFL-CIO’s Gebre: Senate filibuster hurts workers, refugees, people of color

Washington (PAI) — Declaring the Senate filibuster hurts workers, refugees and people of color, AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre stepped up Labor’s campaign...

275 workers a day die in the United States

Despite years of progress, AFL-CIO’s Death on the Job report shows we still have a long way to go  In the decades since the Occupational...

AFL-CIO launches major ad campaign urging passage of the PRO Act

‘It shouldn’t be this hard just to get by’ The AFL-CIO launched a seven-figure television, radio and digital ad campaign last week promoting the Protecting...

Labor reacts to Biden’s American Jobs Plan

President Joe Biden’s announcement of his $2 trillion American Jobs Plan brings us one step closer to repairing, rebuilding and restoring our country, says...

AFL-CIO calls on Congress to prioritize passage of the PRO Act

A generational opportunity and cornerstone of the AFL-CIO’s Workers First Agenda Jefferson City –The PRO Act motivated union members this past election cycle to mobilize...

AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney dies at 86

By PAI and the LABOR TRIBUNE Washington — John J. Sweeney, who, as AFL-CIO President from 1995-2009 helped push Organized Labor’s focus out of congressional suites...

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: A. Philip Randolph

A. Philip Randolph was a visionary Labor organizer who brought the gospel of trade unionism to millions of African American households. In 1925, he...

AFL-CIO data shows workers’ wages in RTW states have gotten WORSE

Voters rejected RTW in Missouri in 2018, but Republican lawmakers want to try again How would you like to earn $11,628 LESS a year– $224...