Industry

Trumka: ‘It’s Time to Build’

“For too long,” writes AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, “lip service has been paid to infrastructure without making the investments we need. It’s time to build. The bipartisan infrastructure framework secured by President Biden would be the single greatest […]

Labor

Greenhouse: John Sweeney the Organizer

Ai-jen Poo, co-founder of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, was facing a quandary: She was making little headway getting the New York state legislature to enact a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights. It was 2008, and the bill of rights, which called for overtime pay, one day off a week, and protections […]