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American Jobs Act 2011-Proposed Legislation By President Obama

Download President Obama's speech delivered to a Joint Session of Congress, Facts about the bill and a complete copy of the bill below:...

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House Republicans Pass the 'Outsourcers Bill of Rights'

Representative George Miller blasted the bill as one that would “severely undermine the opportunity for middle class workers to succeed in life.” If unionized workers lose a reme...

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The Theft of The American Pension

A striking example was Lucent, which inherited about 100,000 retirees when it was spun off from AT&T. From the beginning, Lucent kept saying, "We are crippled by these retirees," b...

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Delegation of Legal Experts Finds Credible Accounts of J-1 Abuses at Hershey

One of the delegation’s principal recommendations is that the State Department suspend CETUSA’s authority to continue sponsoring student workers and issuing J-1 visas. We strongl...

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AT$T Legacy T Surplus & VTP Announcement!

CWA VP Ralph Maly received the following SURPLUS and VTP Announcement from Diane Bradley, Assistant VP AT$T Legacy T Labor Relations. Download PDF file below for more information

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Putting America Back To Work

By: Andrew Fieldhouse, Josh Bivens, Lawrence Mishel and Ross Eisenbrey "The unemployment rate in the United States has been at roughly 9% or above since the spring ...

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Labor Day 2011

Dear Members and Retirees Download the attached Labor Day letter and enjoy your weekend... Join us at Historic Pullman / Chicago at 111th and Cottage...

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The Blood and Sweat Behind Labor Day

"To most Americans, the first Monday in September means a three-day weekend and the last hurrah of summer, a final outing at the shore before school begins, a family picnic. ...

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Verizon Goes From Wireless to Shameless

Posted: Thursday, August 25, 2011 By Ralph Nadar "The CWA workers went back to their jobs on August 22, 2011. Verizon had threatened to cut off their medical...

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We’ve already lost millions of jobs to NAFTA-style “free trade,” and now trade negotiators are meeting in Chicago to hammer out a massive new corporate-friendly free-trade agree...

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