Meanwhile, the AFL-CIO effectively shuttered its super PAC in April of this year.
The Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO have to agree on the scale of a guest-worker program.
“With a Republican Senate, all kinds of things are going to reach his desk,” says Bill Samuel of the AFL-CIO.
Pelosi was calm compared to AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, who said the proposals "just told working Americans to drop dead."
“They thought they could do anything and no one would care,” AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka said on a recent conference call.
Is it me, or did the first-term Massachusetts senator sound like a presidential candidate at her big AFL-CIO speech this weekend?
Members of AFL-CIO and other unions have launched a massive grassroots campaign to defeat Romney.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka has already served notice that his union dollars will not help bankroll the convention.
If Gov. Walker defeats the public union, AFL-CIO president Richard L. Trumka predicts disastrous results for American workers.
The United Auto Workers supports a pending trade agreement with South Korea; the AFL-CIO opposes it.
Abbreviation for the American Federation of Labor–Congress of Industrial Organizations, two groups that merged in 1955 to become the largest federation of labor unions in the United States. Member unions, including a variety of workers from machinists to musicians, make up over seventy percent of the unionized labor force in the United States.
Note: Though officially nonpartisan, the AFL-CIO has strong traditional ties with the Democratic party.