Daily Archives: February 24, 2014

Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on Industry Trade Advisory Committees Eligibility

  February 24, 2014   For too long, the Industry Trade Advisory Committees established under the Trade Act of 1974 have excluded labor representation. Today’s announcement that labor unions will now explicitly be considered to be U.S. organizations eligible to … Continue reading

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Why We Buy American – Jobs!

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First Funnel List – Iowa

All – attached is the first funnel list of eligible bills prepared by the House Democratic Research Staff.  It includes all bills that have been approved by a House or Senate Committee. Click Here for list

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Labor History

February 24 U.S. Supreme Court upholds Oregon state restrictions on the working hours of women, justified as necessary to protect their health. A laundry owner was fined $10 for making a female employee work more than 10 hours in a … Continue reading

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Buy Union laptops, desktops and tablets

Sisters, Brothers and Friends, If you’re in the market for a new laptop, desktop or tablet.  Or you need help with software solutions please consider Union PC as your next vendor.  I can testify that these folks are great to … Continue reading

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