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Dallas Labor Moves Forward September 21, 2018 - 1:00pm

The Dallas AFL-CIO Central Labor Council meeting on September 20 was worth bragging about.

Take Action September 21, 2018 - 10:57am
From the KDP: Phil Moffett continues dog-whistle tour toward Election Day September 21, 2018 - 5:39pm

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Kentucky State AFL-CIO endorsed Moffett’s opponent, Democrat Tina Bojanowski.

KDP renews call for Moffett to clarify views on diversity and racial justice

Kentucky Supreme Court: How does a sewer bill become pension reform? September 21, 2018 - 9:11am


FRANKFORT, Ky. – The legislature's actions in turning an innocuous sewer bill into major pension reform and passing it into law were the focus of arguments before the state Supreme Court on the legality of the new pension law.

All seven justices of the high court joined the debate Thursday morning, peppering Gov. Matt Bevin's general counsel, Steve Pitt, with questions about whether the sudden switch met a mandate in the Kentucky Constitution that each bill get three readings on separate days in each chamber.

From the Louisville Courier-Journal: Braidy Industries needs $1.5B from government for Kentucky aluminum mill September 21, 2018 - 8:40am


Building a $1.68 billion aluminum rolling mill touted as the economic savior of Eastern Kentucky requires a $1 billion federal loan, $500 million in credit from the German government and as much as $400 million from a crowdfund-style stock sale over the internet, Braidy Industries says in new financial filings. 

California Statewide Endorsements September 20, 2018 - 6:43pm


2018 Ventura County Endorsements September 20, 2018 - 6:40pm


2018 Santa Barbara County Endorsements September 20, 2018 - 6:42pm


2018 San Luis Obispo County Endorsements September 21, 2018 - 6:01pm


Austin 2 September 20, 2018 - 11:07am

The Austin area is proud to host events to help guide potential applicants through the naturalization process. It is absolutely critical to follow all these steps to ensure proper assistance at our Austin Citizenship Clinic. 

From the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer: Beshear to speak at 'Remember in November' rally September 19, 2018 - 11:48pm

Thanks to Todd Johnson for sending us this story.

Christmas Food Giveaway September 19, 2018 - 7:39pm
Thanksgiving Food Giveaway September 19, 2018 - 7:38pm
YO Philly Fundraising Happy Hour September 21, 2018 - 1:43pm

Young Organized Philadelphia (YO Philly) is the Philadelphia chapter of the AFL-CIO's national constituency group representing young workers.

Stuff The Bus 2018 September 19, 2018 - 3:48pm

Help us fill this PAT bus with unwrapped Christmas presents for our Brothers & Sisters who are struggling to provide Christmas for their families!

You Can Be Fired for Not Showing Up to Work During a Hurricane September 19, 2018 - 3:02pm Ahead of a natural disaster like Hurricane Florence, politicians and safety officials tell the public to evacuate early and not wait until conditions get bad.
Labor to Neighbor September 21, 2018 - 10:48pm

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Labor to Neighbor September 21, 2018 - 10:58pm

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What's Up with NAFTA, Anyway? Some Frequently Asked Questions September 18, 2018 - 4:20pm Celeste Drake, the AFL-CIO's Trade and Globalization Policy Specialist, answers the FAQs about NAFTA.
Protest Pioneer & Mackinac: Education Privatizers/Union Busters September 18, 2018 - 3:40pm
Speak out against the Pioneer Institute's anti-worker, anti-public-education agenda. Governor Baker will be there. Urge him to respect public higher education employees by honoring their contracts.

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