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'Grow Up, Do Your Job, End This Shutdown': Federal Workers Hold Massive DC Rally Against Trump
"Stop holding 800,000 federal employees and their families hostage!"
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Demanding Trump and McConnell #StopTheShutdown, Dozens of Unions to Rally for Struggling Federal Workers
Protest plans come as concerns mount about impacts of the ongoing government shutdown, including on food stamps and Medicare
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'Time to Play Hardball': Progressives Pressure Senate Democrats to Stonewall All Bills That Don't End Trump Shutdown
"Every day this senseless and manufactured crisis drags on, real families with very real bills are harmed and millions are denied the vital services we deserve."
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Ahead of Bolsonaro's Inauguration in Brazil, Groups Vow to Fight 'Hateful Rhetoric and Acts of Violence, Intimidation, or Persecution'
"The election of right-wing extremist Jair Bolsonaro as Brazil's next president represents a crisis for indigenous rights, the Amazon rainforest, and our global climate."
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On Labor Day, Critics Say It's Clear What Side Trump Is On: 'Not the Working Class. Just the Ruling Class'
"Despite all the posturing, this is an administration and Congress beholden to deep pocket donors and entrenched corporate interests, that is acting relentlessly and systematically to undermine working people."
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'Tremendous Victory for the People': Federal Judge Rules Trump's Anti-Worker Order Unconstitutional
"President Trump's illegal action was a direct assault on the legal rights and protections that Congress specifically guaranteed to the public-sector employees across this country who keep our federal government running every single day."
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Giving 'Hope to Workers Across the Nation,' Missouri Votes to Repeal GOP Attack on Unions
"Tonight Missouri proved the power of the labor movement. Democrats who vote with the bosses better pay attention."
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As Workers Ditch Trump, Trumka Slams White House Full of 'Racists' and 'Wall Streeters'
Labor leader says unions no longer optimistic about working with Trump administration because "we haven't seen the things that we were hopeful about that we could work with him on"
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Puzder Opponents Demand Trump Drop 'Most Anti-Worker Labor Nominee Ever'
Widespread protests planned for Monday ahead of fast food mogul's confirmation hearings
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AFL-CIO, Nation's Largest Union Federation, Endorses Keith Ellison To Lead DNC
'I am proud to be on their side and I am even prouder that the AFL-CIO is on mine,' said the congressman in response. 'Workers will be central to the Democratic Party.'
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