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Walker's War on Women: Walker Repeals Equal Pay Law

04/09/12- Late last Thursday, as many were checking out for the holiday weekend, Gov. Walker quietly signed a bevy of controversial bills attacking Wisconsin women. One of which w...

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National Day of Action For Verizon Workers

fair contract. But since then, Verizon has fired some workers who took part in the strike, has shipped jobs overseas and wants to outsource even more jobs. The company is demanding...

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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 tha...

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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 Unit...

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