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Ensuring the economic future for you and your family depends on your vote for Governor Tom Wolf. An election has never been as important, as this one. With the current…

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Why Voting Pro-Labor is So Important

Ensuring the economic future for you and your family depends on your vote for Governor Tom Wolf. An election has never been as important, as this one. With the current…

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RTW = Deaths

It’s well documented that right-to-work laws lower pay and benefits. What they also do, according to a new study, is increase the chance of dying on the job. Published in…

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AFL-CIO: A Skilled GirlForce

AFL-CIO: The International Day of the Girl was created in 2012, and this year’s theme centers on creating “A Skilled GirlForce.” Here are three of our key strategies to achieve…

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Janus Opt-Out Law in Trouble in New Jersey

By:  Kris LaGrange – UCOMM on Oct 03, 2018 They want to create chaos by making it easier to opt out of a union: Readers of UCOMM Blog already know that…

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Unions & Working Class

Credit:  Bloomberg News Unions Did Great Things for the Working Class. Strengthening them could blunt inequality and wage stagnation. Politically and economically, unions are sort of an odd duck. They…

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In Labor History

Today in Labor History – September 22nd Posted on September 22, 2018 by steve The Great Steel Strike The Emancipation Proclamation was signed. The proclamation went into effect on January…

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Steel Workers Strike

CREDIT: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Len Boselovic   United Steelworkers union locals across the country overwhelmingly moved this week to give their union management the power to strike against U.S. Steel,…

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Unions – Social Mobility

Credit: Bloomberg News Unions have been an effective tool to promote social mobility, particularly for non-white workers, according to new research. Union members of color, including black and Latino workers,…

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Miami Labor Jobs

Credit: Miami Herald Miami is a city with an ever changing skyline. And those who make it happen — the plumbers, electricians, brick masons and carpenters — earn far above…

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