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AFL-CIO president, Richard Trumka, published a new column on Huffington Post. He writes how Hillary roots for working people and why working people are championing her in tonight's presidential debate.

AFL-CIO National Association of Letter Carriers and Arizona State Association of Letter Carriers will be walking in support of Hillary Clinton and Arizona candidates for Congress and the U.S.

Arizona AFL-CIO has endorsed and urges a “Yes” vote on Proposition 206, the Fair Wages and Healthy Families Act.

On Monday, August 8, 2016, passengers at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport saw Union picketing by Members of the Maricopa Area Labor Federation (MALF) directed at the management of Southwest Airlines.

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Dear Mr. Trump, 12 years ago, you crossed the IATSE picket line of "The Apprentice," where crew members of your reality TV show were speaking up together to get paid fairly for the work they did on your show.

One night at his UPS job, Tefere Gebre's co-worker handed him some union material. 

“He told me that I’d get health care and vacation and other benefits by filling it out. I said, ‘Are you serious?’ I thought, ‘Hmm. Everyone should have that.’”

Tefere, the executive vice president of the AFL-CIO, has been a proud union member for most of his life, valuing the freedom of people to come together in union.

Marty Rosenberg looks back at how the Trump Taj Mahal's troubled history really began when Donald Trump took over.
Growing up in rural Kentucky, Augusta Thomas witnessed the extreme measures elected officials would take to prevent African-American men from voting.

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