Kentucky Labor Kicks Off 2007 Campaign

Kentucky Labor Kicks Off 2007 Campaign Bernard Pollack, AFL-CIO field coordinator, sends us this report on the campaign to elect a working family-friendly governor in Kentucky. The excitement across the Kentucky Labor Movement is palpable. Unions in the Louisville area are gearing up for Saturday where several hundred volunteers are … Continue reading

Steve Beshear Joins AFL-CIO KY Union Volunteers at Kick Off Walk

Media Advisory for Saturday, Sept. 22nd Contact: Alison Omens 202-341-7263 Rachele Huennekens 703-470-2454 Steve Beshear Joins AFL-CIO KY Union Volunteers at Kick Off Walk AFL-CIO Sec.-Treas. Richard Trumka to take part in the launch of the AFL-CIO KY political program On Saturday, September 22nd, gubernatorial candidate Steve Beshear, national AFL-CIO … Continue reading

“Workers organizing for justice and for an economy that lifts all”

“Workers organizing for justice and for an economy that lifts all” By Stewart Acuff, National AFL-CIO Organizing Director Adapted from remarks delivered at the US Social Forum in Atlanta, Georgia September 6, 2007 We from the AFL-CIO and the labor movement have been inspired, energized, and moved by this great … Continue reading