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Letter To President Obama: From Members of Congress Opposing ?Fast Track? For The Trans-Pacific Partnership

If the Trans-Pacific Partnership is approved, American workers will be forced to compete with workers in countries like Vietnam, with a minimum wage of 25 cents an hour. It?s not j...

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Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update

Attached is this week's Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update. Highlights include: ? Unconstitutional pension theft law ? Corporate welfare ? UIC faculty t...

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11/14/13 RALLY IN CHICAGO (Friday November 22, 2013) - Sponsored By The CWA Unified Council of Illinois

Friday, November 22, 2013 NOON AT$T Building 225 W. Randolph AT$T Retiree HealthCare 12:30 pm March to Sun Times Bu...

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Responses From Indiana U.S. Senators Coats and Donnelly To Local 4250 Retiree Gina Gabe Re: NLRB Appointments!

Which Indiana U.S. Senator seems more "concerned" about working people? Is Coats too busy to respond personally? Consider this example the next time you VOTE!...

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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 of...

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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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Call On Republican Senator Mark Kirk To Support President Obama?s Nominations For The NLRB

Dear Members: Illinois is on the Movement Building map this month! We have a big campaign in our state to call on Republican Senator Mark Kirk to support President Obama?s n...

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CONFIRM PRESIDENT OBAMA?S 5 NOMINEES TO THE NLRB

The NLRB protects workers in many ways: # The Right to Collectively Bargain ? The NLRB overseas and enforces union representation elections. Without it, employers can and wi...

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Oppose The Working Families Flexibility Act

Attached is a letter sent to Representative Gutierrez in regards to the Working Families Flexibility Act (HR 1406). This legislation would relieve employers of their legal obligat...

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