BATON ROUGE, LA - MAY 14: Louisiana AFL-CIO President Louis Reine attends Laissez Louisiana Film Rouler at the Celtic Studios on May 14, 2013 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Over the past week and a half Ed Markey has held roughly 30 campaign or official events and meetings such as meeting with mayors from across the state, hearing from ministers in Dorchester and campaigning with Massachusetts workers in the AFL-CIO
Neither the Chamber nor the AFL-CIO is interested in a free market. The Chamber is interested in delivering for their big business cronies and labor is interested in protectionism. So they work out a secret deal together, and that’s how our legislation gets made.
The fact that House Republicans are unwilling to accept the bipartisan compromise crafted by the AFL-CIO and the Chamber shows they are still more wedded to extreme ideology than constructive legislatingMore quotes »
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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and SEIU Healthcare PA Executive Vice President, Kati Sipp Urge Governor Corbett and State Legislators to Restore Spending Cuts, Pass Transportation Funding and Medicaid Expansion to Create Jobs as a
Pa., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale said today that the current fragile state of Pennsylvania's economy and the anemic job creation performance should prompt Governor Corbett and State Legislators 6/18/13 from PR Newswire Read more »
AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Provides $116 Million To Preserve Affordability, Carry Out Energy-Efficient Retrofits At Boston's Georgetowne Homes
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Florida Morning: Citizens CFO resigns - AFL-CIO lays out immigration priorities - scandal makes Garcia vulnerable
bypassing the need for the Senate to confirm a director of the embattled bureau. The Hill http://tinyurl.com/mmtk2je AFL-CIO wants original deal for H-1B workers The AFL-CIO is blanketing Senate offices with a list of demands for the Gang of Eight immigration from Jacksonville.com Read more »
AFL-CIO details immigration goals
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