Daily Archives: January 18, 2018

Statement on the Passing of Paul Booth

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Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the passing of labor activist and leader Paul Booth: I offer my deepest condolences to Heather and the entire Booth family. Everyone who had the privilege of knowing and working with Paul are … Continue reading

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Tax bill: Not just a 2017 story

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It would be so easy to close the book on the 2017 tax bill, to allow our attention to be diverted to the next issue or threat, because there are so many. We owe it to ourselves and future generations … Continue reading

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Steelworkers union president ‘disappointed’ and ‘frustrated’ with Trump

The president of the United Steelworkers union says the group is “terribly disappointed” with President Trump, who he says has done nothing to protect American jobs since taking office last January. In an interview with CNN, United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard said that American workers are in … Continue reading

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: Johnny Paycheck “And I’ve seen a lot of good folks die That had a lot of bills to pay I’d give the shirt right offa’ my back If I had the guts to say Take this … Continue reading

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