Account Login

Legislative and Political Action

Indiana Governor Signs a Law Creating a ?Right to Work? State

Download below for MORE information. ...

Continue reading

Indiana House OKs Right-To-Work

Indiana?s Republican-controlled House of Representatives cleared the way Wednesday to become the first right-to-work state in a traditionally union-heavy Rust Belt increasingly tar...

Continue reading


For Immediate Release: Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 Media Contact: Jeff Harris, Indiana State AFL-CIO, 317.632.9147 INDIANAPOLIS ? Hoosiers overwhelmingly support a public r...

Continue reading

Income Inequality Is A Policy Of Choice- By: Ross Eisenbrey

In a speech at the Center for American Progress, the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, Alan Krueger, laid out a compelling argument that rising inequality is a danger n...

Continue reading

Illinois AFL-CIO?s Endorsed Candidates For The March 20 Primary Election In Illinois.

Release: Jan. 11, 2012 Contact: Bill Looby (217) 492-2612 --- Illinois State AFL-CIO Endorsed Candidates for Primary Election ---Illinois? larg...

Continue reading

A Message From The Indiana AFL-CIO

Over the objections of working Hoosiers, against the advice of dozens of newspaper editorials and columns and despite the lack of facts and evidence to support their claims, the Re...

Continue reading

**NEW**Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)**

January 5, 2012: A Beginning-- Today marks an important step forward for the CFPB as we work to protect consumers. Going forward, the CFPB will expand its bank supervision p...

Continue reading

RTW Proponents: Working Hard To Make Indiana Look Bad

Recently, national organizations promoting right-to-work laws have turned their focus to Indiana, creating a flurry of new claims on behalf of the policy. The Chamber of Commerce, ...

Continue reading

Democratic Congressional Races Shape Up On Last Day Of Filing

The window for filing petitions to run for Congress in Illinois? new districts closed Tuesday with Democrats looking to take advantage of the map they drew to try to boost their nu...

Continue reading

CWA National - News from the Front Lines

Typographical Union Label