Daily Archives: November 21, 2014

ARA Alert

Here is your November 21 Friday Alert: Thank Social Security Hero Tom Harkin! Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) is retiring after 40 years of dedicated public service, including the championing of policies and legislation benefiting Social Security and Medicare recipients and … Continue reading

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Postal Rally Photos

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President Obama takes appropriate steps to fix broken immigration process

  November 21, 2014– Last night the President of the United States took a long overdue and necessary step towards fixing our broken immigration system We applaud his willingness to act to address this crisis, for the good of all … Continue reading

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Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka    On Immigration Accountability Executive Action

  November 20, 2014   Today is an important step toward rational and humane enforcement of immigration law. On behalf of America’s workers, we applaud the Administration’s willingness to act.  We have been calling upon the White House to halt … Continue reading

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Labor History

November 22 “The Uprising of the 20,000.” Some 20,000 female garment workers are on strike in New York; Judge tells arrested pickets: “You are on strike against God.” The walkout, believed to be the first major successful strike by female … Continue reading

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