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We want to make sure our organizing unions are on board and are accountable for results. We have to firm up the structure and the financing. We want to concentrate our resources on organizing.

AFL-CIO Convention delegates, including five representing AFSA,  elected Liz Shuler to serve as president of the federation of 57 unions and 12.5 million members.

"We call on the Biden administration to do its part to assist borrowers hampered by crippling debt.

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INDIANAPOLISCall it another right-wing anti-union and anti-worker scheme gone wrong.

WASHINGTONUsing funds bequeathed to them from the Berger-Marks Foundation and for the same purpose the foundation had Georgetown and Rutgers Universities launched a program to identify, train and

Backers of the two Steelworker-represented rail workers charged in connection with the fiery freight train crash that wrecked Lac Megantic, Quebec, more than four years ago, blasted the Canadian go

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossell recently announced a plan to overhaul the island's public education system.

WASHINGTONThe Teamsters and United Parcel Service have opened talks on one of the largest private-sector contracts in the U.S., a new pact that would cover at least 260,000 workers.

 

WASHINGTONThe U.S. unemployment rate stayed at 4.1 percent in January, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.