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Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update

Attached is Legislative Update for this week. Highlighted in this week?s edition: In Solidarity, Michael T. Carrigan, President Illinois AFL-CIO...

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"Talking Union" By: Pete Seeger

Labor balladeer Pete Seeger has been a musician, songwriter, political activist, and union organizer since the 1930s. He wrote the song "Talking Union" with Millard Lampell, Lee Ha...

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Labor Day 2014 Celebration Pullman Historic Site

Every day, workers labor and sacrifice to achieve their part of the American Dream. On Labor Day 2014 the Nation will honor and celebrate working women and men for their achiev...

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Justice Ginsburg's Passionate 35-Page Dissent of Hobby Lobby Decision

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg rebuked the high court's majority ruling exempting some companies from ObamaCare's contraception mandate, saying the "startling breadth" o...

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U.S. Congresswoman Robin Kelly Presents… Illinois’ 2nd Congressional District Youth Summit & Job Expo

Saturday, May 31, 2014 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Registration begins promptly at 10:00 a.m.) Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy 250 E. 111th St., Chicago, ...

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Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update

Labor Leaders and Activists, Attached is this week’s Legislative Update. Highlighted in this issue: • General Assembly This Week • Rail Passenger Service f...

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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 ...

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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 facult...

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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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