Elect a Progressive Champion to Congress - Zephyr Teachout

July 1, 2016
By Bill Lipton, Working Families Party

New York, NY - Zephyr Teachout just won her primary tonight and is now officially the Democratic nominee for Congress in New York's 19th District!


Lessons of the Reichstag Fire for Today’s Presidential Election

June 21, 2016
By Larry Cary

Some people say Donald Trump won’t be so bad if elected because he won’t keep the promises he made during his primary campaign to build a wall with Mexico, round up 11,000,000 undocumented workers and their families for deportation, halt all Muslim immigration, and require the 2.5 million Muslim-Americans living in this country to register and be subjected to intrusive government scrutiny.


YouTube Jeered as 'Black Marketeers'

June 29, 2016
By Joe Maniscalco

New York, NY - Working musicians already have a tough time making a living, but at a Local 802 panel discussion held this week, noted Jazz guitarist Marc Ribot blasted YouTube — the multi-billion dollar video sharing platform that took the world by storm in 2005 — with acting like “black marketeers” who actively exploit hard-pressed artists.


AFL-CIO Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

June 18, 2016 
By Stephanie West

Washington, DC - The General Board of the 12.5 million member AFL-CIO has voted  to endorse Hillary Clinton for President of the United States.


Sanders Vows to Transform Democratic Party for Working People

June 25, 2016
By Joe Maniscalco

Bernie Sanders' next move is no mystery...

New York, NY - Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders strongly invoked the Labor Movement and this nation’s other great social justice movements on Thursday night in New York City, when he laid out bold plans to both “transform the Democratic Party” for ordinary working people and “revitalize American Democracy.” 


NALC Endorses Hillary

June 13, 2016  
By Stephanie West

Washington, DC - Fredric Rolando, president of the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), has announced that the NALC Executive Council has endorsed Hillary Clinton for president of the United States.



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