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THE PARABLE OF PULLMAN - THE PULLMAN STRIKE 1884

Pullman Became The Storm Center For One Of The Classic Labor Struggles In American Social History. Labor Day Was Designated A Federal Holiday Shortly After The Pullman Strike

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Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update September 4, 2015

Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update September 4, 2015

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Celebrate Labor Day In Pullman National Monument

Celebrate Labor Day In Pullman National Monument. At 12:30 You Can Ride a Trolley Car And Learn More About The History Of The Town And Workers Of Pullman. Space Is Limited.

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Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update July 17, 2015

Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update July 17, 2015

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Medicare Turns Fifty On July 30, 2015

On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson Signed Into Law Medicare, Which Provides Low-Cost Hospitalization And Medical Insurance For The Nation's Elderly.

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July 3, 2015 - Fast Track Signed Into Law

President Obama On Monday Signed Fast Track Legislation Into Law. See How Your Senators Voted On Fast Track.

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Bi-partisan Legislation To Protect Retiree Health Benefits Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

H.R. 1856 Creates A Legal Presumption That Earned Healthcare Benefits Cannot Be Reduced Or Terminated During Retirement. Call Your Congressperson Today And Demand Their Support.

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Stop Fast Track For TPP Rep. Mike Quigley

Quigley Was The ONLY Illinois House Democrat To Vote For TPP. This Was A Clear Demonstration Of The Influence Of Big Money And Corporations. Quigley Must Be Primaried In 2016!

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Tell Your Rep. What You Think of His/Her Vote On Fast Track & Email Your Senators To Oppose TPP!

Email A Note To Your Representative. We've Drafted It Based On How They Voted. In Addition, You Can Email Your US Senators To Oppose Any Measures Facilitating The TPP.

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Call Your Congressional Supporters: Thank You For Standing With Us

Call Your Representative, Thank Them For Voting With Working Families Against TAA. Ask Them To Continue Their Support. There Is No More Urgent Task This Week! Call NOW!

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CWA National - News from the Front Lines

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