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The AFL-CIO Remembers Those ‘On-the-Job’ That Have Died from COVID-19
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The AFL-CIO Remembers Those ‘On-the-Job’ That Have Died from COVID-19

Compiled by the AFL-CIO on April 15, 2020 and will be periodically updated. As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across the United States, our sisters, brothers and friends in the labor movement are among the first casualties.  It is important to remember those who we lost because of the coronavirus. This list includes deaths reported to the AFL-CIO….

Labor Movement Mourns Loss of ATU President Larry Hanley
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Labor Movement Mourns Loss of ATU President Larry Hanley

HARRISBURG, Pa. –  The American Labor Movement mourns the passing of our union brother and International President of the Amalgamated Transit Union Lawrence J. Hanley.  The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, on behalf of our Vice Presidents and more than 700,000 union members in our Commonwealth, have issued the following statement: “Brother Larry…