Trumka: Working People are Watching, Mr. President

January 17, 2018

“To Washington, D.C. insiders, this month’s budget negotiations are just the latest partisan exercise in a series of manufactured crises that too often result in short-term solutions,” writes AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka in its blog Now. […]

AFL-CIO: Brews and Bites for the Playoffs

January 9, 2018

The NFL’s regular season is over, and the playoffs are here. No matter who you’re backing for Super Bowl LII, you’ll need the fridge to be stocked for all the games leading up to the big day. This list of brews and munchies will both satisfy your cravings and help boost our country’s middle class. With more than […]

AFL-CIO: Union-Made Holiday Gift Ideas

December 21, 2017

It’s not too late yet to find that perfect holiday gift that carries a union label. Follow the link for a wide range of gift possibilities, from clothes to games to sports equipment and more, made by union-members across the country. This list is compiled from Union Plus, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor’s […]

AFL-CIO: Giving Thanks for an Ethical Feast

November 21, 2017

This Thanksgiving, make sure your meal is an ethical one with these tips from our friends at Labor 411. Here are the supplies you need to make sure your family meal helps support other working families. Once the feast is over, keep up the spirit […]

AFL-CIO: Be Thankful for These Companies on Thanksgiving

November 15, 2017

Thanksgiving is a time to be spent with family and friends, and NOT a day to boost sales. This year, our friends over at Labor 411 wanted to thank the companies that have made the pro-working families decision to stay closed on Thanksgiving Day. […]

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