AFL-CIO: Everyday Union Members Were Key to Biden Win

November 15, 2020

The AFL-CIO’s post-November 3 survey shows 58% of unionists voted for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Union members favored the Democratic ticket by 21 points, compared to the overall vote, which shows the electorate backed Biden by 3 points. […]

AFL-CIO: Biden Taps Union Leaders to Transition Teams

November 15, 2020

President-elect Joe Biden made sure that the voices of working people will be heard in the transition to his administration. He appointed more than two dozen leaders from the labor movement to the various agency review teams […]

TAP: A New Name in Play for Biden’s Labor Secretary

November 15, 2020

“One new name on the list of people being seriously considered for the job is Boston Mayor Marty Walsh,” writes Robert Kuttner in The American Prospect. “Bloomberg first reported on Wednesday that Walsh was in the running. […]

Soumitra Chatterjee Dies: Venerated Indian Actor was 85

November 15, 2020

Indian actor Soumitra Chatterjee, whose career spanned six decades and more than 300 films, died Sunday in Kolkata from health complications related to Covid-19. He was 85. A protégé of Oscar-winning director Satyajit Ray, Chatterjee died at […]

1 2 3 4 5 38