Brazilian Unions Ask President Obama to Support Wisconsin Workers

In a letter to President Obama on March 19, six Brazilian labor confederations expressed their solidarity with public employees in Wisconsin and other states who are fighting to defend collective bargaining rights, according to an American labor union lauding the action. The letter was hand delivered by Brazilian labor leader … Continue reading

The Build Act: A Chance to Build Again

Last week I wrote about the bi-partisan Build Act legislation sponsored by Senators John Kerry (D-MA), Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), and Mark R. Warner (D-VA): The legislation would serve to create an infrastructure bank that would help to close America’s widening infrastructure funding gap and create millions of American jobs in … Continue reading