Richard Trumka

Courting Unions On Labor Day, Obama Pushes Paid Sick LeaveCourting unions on Labor Day, President Barack Obama denounced Republicans for a "constant attack on working Americans" and said he was using his executive power to force federal contractors to give paid sick leave to their employees.
AFL-CIO Head Pledges Support On Sugar Lockout The president of the AFL-CIO is pledging his support for locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar.
AFL-CIO President Takes On Crystal Sugar LockoutThe president of the AFL-CIO is speaking out against the lockout of union employees at American Crystal Sugar.