AFL-CIO

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
The presidential hopeful aims to end "right to work for less" and union-busting, and bar federal contracts for companies that exploit workers
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
State Rep. Chloe Maxmin and allies celebrate the Maine AFL-CIO signing onto the Green New Deal.
"The work of moving towards a renewable economy must be rooted in workers's...

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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...