AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka appeared on Fox Business Network with Maria Bartiromo this morning to discuss his reaction to President Donald Trump’s speech last night.
Month: March 2017
Five-dollars of every union T-shirt sold at the Dropkick Murphys concert in Columbus went to the family of fallen IAM member Tim Underwood, thanks to the Ohio AFL-CIO. Political Director Jason Perlman delivered more than $2,000 to the family. Underwood died on the job in 2016. The post Concert T-Shirts Raise Funds For Fallen IAM […]
Welcome to our regular feature, a look at what the various AFL-CIO unions and other working family organizations are doing around the country and beyond. The labor movement is big and active—here’s a look at the broad range of activities we’re engaged in this week.
A new study shows how bad the retirement security problem in the U.S. has become. Nearly two-thirds of Americans do not contribute, or have contributions made on their behalf, to any type of retirement account, according to a working report from the U.S. Census Bureau. Data from 2012 revealed that only 14 percent of employers […]