Daily Archives: July 17, 2017

Charter Communications Workers and Customers Deserve Better

(Washington, DC, July 14, 2017) Concerned citizens handed out leaflets at more than 900 Charter Communications Inc. payment centers throughout the United States today, letting customers know about the corporation’s unchecked greed. Charter Communications is one of the nation’s most profitable … Continue reading

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Make-or-Break Moment in NAFTA Renegotiation Plans

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka issued the following statement ahead of Monday’s release of the U.S. Trade Representative’s objectives for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement: Working people have lived the failures of NAFTA, and President Donald Trump has made big promises … Continue reading

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No Payoff Can Justify Terrible Health Care Bill

Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the latest revisions to the Senate health care bill:   Nobody has mastered Washington’s backroom deals better than Senator Mitch McConnell, but even he can’t sell his terrible health care bill to an … Continue reading

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: Thurgood Marshall “This is not 50 men on trial for mutiny. This is the Navy on trial for its whole vicious policy toward Negroes.” The future Supreme Court Justice was the chief special counsel for the … Continue reading

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