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The Doc Fix

The agreement reached in Congress yesterday is an important step that will prevent a tax hike on 160 million hardworking Americans who are still recovering from the worst economic ...

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President Obama To Unions: See You Later

CWA International President Larry Cohen charged that Democratic leaders had refused past requests to attach pro-union provisions to appropriations bills, but were allowing Republic...

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Seek Local Talent First--The Right Fix for H1-b Discrimination

"The H1-B should be reserved only for those companies who say they cannot find somebody in that particular field," said President Obama to Jennifer Wedel, the wife of an unemployed...

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CWA Activists “Stand Up, Fight Back” At CWA Legislative Political Conference

More than 700 CWA activists covered Capitol Hill as part of CWA's Legislative-Political conference in Washington. Their message to senators, representatives and staff: we're fighti...

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Grassley: High-Skilled American Workers Struggling to Find Jobs

For Immediate Release February 7, 2012 WASHINGTON – Senator Chuck Grassley said today that he is concerned that President Obama doesn’t understand the difficulty t...

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Black (African-American) History Month: February 2012

To commemorate and celebrate the contributions to our nation made by people of African descent, American historian Carter G. Woodson established Black History Week. The first celeb...

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700,000-Member Communications Workers of America Endorses Re-election of President Barack Obama

Feb 2, 2012 Washington, D.C. – The 700,000-member Communications Workers of America today endorsed the re-election of President Barack Obama as President of the Uni...

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Indiana Governor Signs a Law Creating a ‘Right to Work’ State

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Indiana House OKs Right-To-Work

Indiana’s Republican-controlled House of Representatives cleared the way Wednesday to become the first right-to-work state in a traditionally union-heavy Rust Belt increasingly ta...

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HOOSIERS WANT MORE TIME; PUBLIC REFERENDUM ON “RIGHT TO WORK”

For Immediate Release: Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 Media Contact: Jeff Harris, Indiana State AFL-CIO, 317.632.9147 INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosiers overwhelmingly support a public ...

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