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Every week, the AFL-CIO will be bringing you a roundup of the important news and commentary about issues and events important to working families. These articles are direct to you via http://www.aflcio.org/Blog

Working Families Reject GOP Tax Bill

Working Families Reject GOP Tax Bill AFL-CIO Well after most of America went to bed on Friday, Senate Republicans passed a terrible tax bill that will have devastating effects on working families. In response to the Senate vote, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said: The GOP tax bill that passed the Senate by one vote is […]

'Right to Work' Designed to Keep Black Workers Poor

‘Right to Work’ Designed to Keep Black Workers Poor In his commentary “Unions ignore long history of excluding minorities from jobs,” Missouri Rep. Shamed Dogan (R) highlighted past discriminatory practices in organized labor’s history as reason for implementing our state’s currently pending “right to work” law, along with other anti-worker measures such as ending prevailing wage […]

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