Category: AFL-CIO

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 https://www.aflcio.org/Blog

How Our Collective Voices Can Be Heard: Worker Wins

How Our Collective Voices Can Be Heard: Worker Wins Despite the challenges of organizing during a deadly pandemic, working people across the country (and beyond) continue organizing, bargaining and mobilizing for a better life. This edition begins with: Slate Workers Ratify Second Union Contract as Members of WGAE: The 56 members of Slate Union-WGAE unanimously […]

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: New Partnership Expands Veteran Job Opportunities in Southern California’s Utility Sector

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: New Partnership Expands Veteran Job Opportunities in Southern California’s Utility Sector Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. Here’s today’s story. […]

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: UFCW Members at King Soopers Ratify Agreement to End Strike

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: UFCW Members at King Soopers Ratify Agreement to End Strike Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. Here’s today’s story. After […]

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Elevator Constructors Commend Efforts to Protect Children from Dangerous In-Home Elevators

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Elevator Constructors Commend Efforts to Protect Children from Dangerous In-Home Elevators Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. Here’s today’s story. […]

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Equity Calls for Tax Fairness for Arts Workers at Congressional Hearing

Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Equity Calls for Tax Fairness for Arts Workers at Congressional Hearing Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. Here’s today’s story. […]