Since 1995 when the Sweeney leadership interrupted the usual transition in the AFL-CIO, America's union movement has become more and more approachable.
Joint Statement by AFL-CIO Pres.
This was posted over at Americna Rights at Work.
When Democrats gained control of Congress in 2008, it seemed possible the Employee Free Choice Act could pass.
Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on NLRB Election StandardsJune 21, 2011
From Organize UAB:
South Carolina Workers Tell Gov. Haley, Other Lawmakers to Focus on Creating Good Jobs, Hold Boeing Accountable for Breaking the LawJune 17, 2011
This is an excellent speech, in nearly every respect.
Today we discuss responses to a recent speech delivered by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the political independence of the labor movement.