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Union members have been helping out Flint, Michigan, residents during its water crisis. Read the full article>>>
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An administrative law judge at the National Labor Relations Board has ruled that Walmart retaliated against workers for participating in strikes. Walmart claimed that the workers' actions were not protected under the National Labor Relations Act and that it was legitimate to fire the employees for violating the company's attendance policy. Judge Geoffrey Carter ruled against Walmart. Read more >>>
The U.S. government claims the labor protections in the Trans-Pacific Partnership are “gold standard,” but we need to look no further than Honduras to see how inadequate and unenforced labor obligations endanger workers’ lives and weaken workers' rights. Read more >>>
Affordable housing, good jobs at DIA among top issues for endorsement committee Read more >>>
CALLING ALL MEMBERS
This Saturday, January 31st
Get involved. Meet and greet over 25 Denver City Council candidates, some of whom will have a direct impact on your job. Story-telling training starts at 8am. Candidates arrive at 9am.
Please RSVP: Norma Ruth Ryan firstname.lastname@example.org
As the AFL-CIO Central Labor Council for the Denver Metro Area, the Denver Area Labor Federation represents more than 50,000 union members through its political and organizing programs.
Founded in 1882, the Federation works with local and national labor and community organizations around policies and initiatives in support of worker rights. DALF works closely with the Colorado AFL-CIO in implementing the New Alliance Program for strength and solidarity across our labor movement.
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