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

Get to Know AFL-CIO's Affiliates: Boilermakers

Get to Know AFL-CIO’s Affiliates: Boilermakers Next up in our series that takes a deeper look at each of our affiliates is the Boilermakers. Name of Union: International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers (IBB) Mission: Uniting members across multiple industries and occupations in the union’s common endeavor of improving each other’s lives and lifestyles […]

Demanding Better: The Working People Weekly List

Demanding Better: The Working People Weekly List AFL-CIO Every week, we bring you a roundup of the top news and commentary about issues and events important to working families. Here’s the latest edition of the Working People Weekly List. ‘State of the Unions’ Podcast: Demanding Better: “Over three days in June, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka […]

Working Families Must Be Together, and Free

Working Families Must Be Together, and Free As working families around the country prepare for likely immigration raids, we reaffirm this statement from the AFL-CIO Executive Council. America’s unions will continue to fight for all working people. The labor movement is taking steps to ensure that members of our communities and our unions know their rights and […]