RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

AFL-CIO

A collection of news and information related to AFL-CIO published by this site and its partners.

Top AFL-CIO Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • New Easter Sunday sermon: The rich get richer

    During his final journey to Jerusalem, Jesus said: "And again I say unto you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."
  • U.S. Chamber says non-union groups could reshape labor relations

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The biggest U.S. business lobbying group is warning the nation's employers that labor relations could be reshaped by non-union labor groups that are backing high-profile efforts to raise wages and mandate paid sick leave. The U.S....

    PPL a representative example of wage gap

    PPL a representative example of wage gap
    The typical CEO of a major American company makes 331 times as much money as the average worker, according to an AFL-CIO report released Tuesday. That makes Allentown electric company PPL Corp. a representative example of the wage gap the labor union...

    Musicians Union Holds Rally to Protest Outsourcing of Film Scoring Jobs

    Using the Kevin Costner film "Draft Day" as an example, the American Federation of Musicians on Thursday launched a campaign designed to stop producers from sending scoring jobs to musicians outside the U.S. At a Westwood rally attended by about 75...

    Great Divide: Gap between poor and wealthiest continues to widen

    "There is nothing new about poverty. What is new, however, is that we have the resources to get rid of it." Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1964 Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech MEMPHIS, Tenn. A month after Natalie Vazquez lost the best-paying job she'd...