AFL-CIO

Jake Johnson, staff writer
While some labor unions and economists said the trade pact represents a meaningful improvement, others worried the deal hands Trump a victory while doing little if anything for working people and the planet.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Eugene Scalia
"Scalia will undoubtedly be yet another stooge for rich and powerful interests...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"If there is going to be class warfare in this country, it's time that the...

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Elizabeth Warren opened the AFL-CIO’s national convention by denouncing a “corporate capture of the federal courts” that has led to the most right-wing, pro-corporate SCOTUS in decades. Followed to its logical conclusion, "you’ll end up with a Supreme Court that functions as a wholly owned subsidiary of Big Business.” Warren vowed to stand with organized labor "at every turn to fight on the behalf of the workers." AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka spoke for many: We need to clone her. “The...