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AT$T Tech Blew The Whistle On NSA Spying - in 2006 - By: Jenny Brown, Labor Notes

"Many are shocked by the indiscriminate U.S. government spying revealed by Edward Snowden, the contract employee who blew the whistle on the National Security Agency in June. We sh...

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Illinois Senator Durbin's Response Re: Judicial Appointee Nominations

Dear Mr. Tisza: I am disappointed that a number of President Obama’s highly-qualified judicial nominees have not been considered by the full Senate, despite many o...

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Alliance Live! Class Schedule For August 2013

You may sign up for classes in any time zone. Choose whatever time fits your schedule best. If you live in the Central or Mountain Time Zone, please sign up for classes, just re...

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How Tech Workers’ Got Hosed In Immigration Deal

The lopsided victory, Hira and others say, has a lot to do with the lack of political clout among tech workers. Tech workers in H-1B fields aren't widely unionized. The AFL-CIO's D...

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Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update

The Illinois General Assembly has completed its business for the 2013 Spring session. Several bills were left unresolved on May 31, they include: Gaming (SB 1739), Constitut...

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Immigration To Be Boosted For Tech Jobs?

"The bill also grants permanent residency to any foreign student who earns a master's degree in science, technology, engineering or math from a U.S. college or university. Touted a...

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CWA Local 4250 Membership Meeting

Good Morning Members Your Executive Board will be holding a membership meeting on: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 10 S. Canal, Chicago at 10...

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How Record Immigration Levels Robbed American High-Tech Workers of $10 Trillion By Gene A. Nelson, Ph.D.

While there has been some attention paid by immigration researchers to the record numbers of immigrants residing in the United States, little attention has been paid to quantifying...

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Green Card Plan For Students Stirs Worry

"like many past changes to immigration law, this one could have unforeseen consequences, critics warned, potentially turning U.S. universities into "green card mills" and providing...

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