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Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update March 20, 2015

Attached is the Legislative Update for the week of March 20, 2015. This week’s highlights include: Minimum wage increase passed la...

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Labor, With Unlikely Allies, Tackles Exploitation of High-Tech Workers By: Mark Gruenberg

Any new immigration law "should unambiguously state it is illegal to replace an American worker with an H-1B worker," Trumka said.

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H-1B Workers Have Minimal Skills: Infosys Whistleblower

H-1B workers replacing Americans have minimal skills and little or no business knowledge, a whistleblower from Indian IT giant Infosys has said.

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Now Hiring Foreign Students Preferred March 19, 2015 matloff

In my comments yesterday on the Senate hearing, I noted that most of the senators were viewing the issue of foreign tech workers through an “Intels are heroes

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10th Ward Aldermanic Race Goes National!

GOTV Rally with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, and Susan Sadlowski Garza

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Today 's Senate Hearing (March 18, 2015 Matloff Blog)

In spite of my posting title here, I won’t go into detail on the hearing. I haven’t watched the whole thing yet, and won’t post a detailed analysis until I do so.

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Susan Sadlowski Garza Candidate For 10th Ward Alderman

Frank Avila interviews Susan Sadlowski Garza Candidate for 10th Ward Alderman.Susan is a lifelong resident of the 10th Ward

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AT&T Legacy T STRIKE AUTHORIZATION VOTE

Locals Have been Directed by Vice President Bates To Conduct a Strike Authorization Vote.

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Working Women's History Project Presents

A Salute to "The Most Dangerous Woman in America" to benefit the NEW Mother Jones Museum in Mt. Olive

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AT&T Legacy T Bargaining Report #8 ~ March 16, 2015

Today at the table the company again refused to provide the Union with any of the data we requested concerning current retiree medical benefits

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CWA National - News from the Front Lines

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