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AFL-CIO president to Trump: Your emergency is fake news

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka took President Donald Trump to task again. This time, it’s over his declaration of a national emergency to secure funding for his border wall.

Amazon: We’ll fight any attempt to unionize

The biggest online retailer in the world told one of the most union-dominated cities that its workers will not organize on their watch.

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Shutdown leaves federal workers in peril

More than 800,000 Americans who keep the government running are on the financial edge because of President Donald Trump.

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Los Angeles public school teachers go on strike

The union for the second largest school system in the United States went on strike Monday.

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Rent or food? Workers cope with month-long government shutdown

President Donald Trump said last month that he’d take credit for the government shutdown.

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UAW files lawsuit against General Motors for breach of contract

The union representing autoworkers wants to take General Motors to task.

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De Blasio and Teamsters Local 237 announce tentative contract agreement

The holidays came early for members of Teamsters Local 237.

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NYCHA’s future rests with Trump’s Ben Carson

The next four weeks can decide the fate of public housing in New York City.

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32BJ and elected officials decry ACA ruling in Texas

A ruling in Texas could threaten the lifeline of the Affordable Care Act.

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Cuomo says the quiet parts out loud in agenda speech

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s “First 100 Days” speech didn’t surprise many this week. But the governor stating things he previously said quietly or that were pure speculation by pundits did its job in putting Albany on notice.

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