22 Nov Lots to be thankful for
The AFL-CIO is thankful for every working person who makes our labor movement strong. We wish each of you a safe, happy and healthy holiday season. We’ll be back after Thanksgiving.
Message of the Day – Lots to be Thankful For
- Approval of labor unions is the highest since 2003.
- Working family candidates had a big Election Day.
- Labor apprenticeship programs are helping women and people of color climb the ladder to better jobs.
- Working people continue to win organizing and contract campaigns from coast to coast.
- Congressional Democrats included a strong workers’ rights platform in their “Better Deal” agenda.
Kitchen Table Economics
51 million: The number of Americans who will be traveling over the next few days, many with the help of hardworking union members.
Source: The Labor Wire, AFL-CIO