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AFL-CIO, Bldg. Trades unions hail passage of Infrastructure Investment and Jobs...

By Mark Gruenberg PAI Staff Writer Washington (PAI) — Leaders of the AFL-CIO, North America’s Building Trades Unions and other unions, hailed congressional passage of the...

Shuler elected president of AFL-CIO

Redmond tapped as secretary-treasurer, with executive vice president Gebre rounding out historic leadership team Washington – The AFL-CIO Executive Council has elected Liz Shuler, a...

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...