|Triangle Labor Council, AFL-CIO|
Every week, we bring you a roundup of the top news and commentary about issues and events important to working families. Here’s this week’s Working People Weekly List. Read more >>>
Each week, we take a look at the biggest friends and foes of labor. We celebrate the workers winning big and small battles, and we shame the companies or people trying to deny working people their rights. Read more >>>
Good from Bad Water
Union members have been helping out Flint, Michigan, residents during its water crisis. Read the full article>>>
Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.
Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan
The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) has been in a 9 year fight to obtain collective bargaining rights for the nations Transportation Security Officers (TSOs). These are the hardworking men and women who insure our safety at our airports.
AFL-CIO Now Blog -- Recent News Stories
The Triangle Labor Council, AFL-CIO represents union members in the following counties of North Carolina; Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Johnston, Orange, Person, and Wake. Significant cities within that geographical area include Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, Smithfield, Roxboro, Pittsboro, Louisburg, and Oxford. The mission of the Triangle Labor Council, AFL-CIO is to improve the lives of working families—to bring economic justice to the workplace and social justice to our state and the nation.
© AFL-CIO. All rights reserved.
Photographs and illustrations, as well as text, cannot be used without permission from the AFL-CIO.