A 'Solid' Majority Of Americans Approve Of Unions -- And It Hasn't Been That Way In Over A Decade

US | Ted Goodman
The seal of the The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFLCIO) at its headquarters in Washington, DC. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Democrats are twice as likely than Republicans to support unions

Trumka: White House Staff Made Up Of Racists And People Only Looking Out For Wall Street

US | Ted Goodman
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka speaks during a Christian Science Monitor breakfast with reporters Aug. 30, 2017. (Michael Bonfigli/The Christian Science Monitor)

‘You have two factions in the White House…’

Union Boss Quits Trump Council Over Charlottesville, Complains It Never Was Going To Work Anyway

US | Thomas Phippen
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka speaks during a National Press Club luncheon to discuss the labor movement's strategy under Trump's administration, in Washington, U.S., April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘His remarks today were the last straw’

Top Union Boss Continues To Praise Trump's Labor Pick

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

Acosta has a ‘record of enforcing the laws that he’s been put in charge of’

Trump Lands Himself Some Unusual Allies With TPP Move

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order on U.S. withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership while flanked by Vice President Mike Pence (L) and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus (R) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington January 23, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘An important first step toward a trade policy that works for working people’

AFL-CIOs Trumka Meeting With Trump

Business | Ted Goodman
Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, arrives at Trump Tower, January 13, 2017 in New York City. President-elect Trump continues to hold meetings at Trump Tower in New York. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

The AFL-CIOs Trumka was a vocal critic of Trump during the campaign

Labor Reform Met With Lies

Opinion | Richard Berman

The American worker should always have a say. The Employee Rights Act guarantees it.

SEIU Cuts Budget As Trump Presidency Looms

Business | Ted Goodman
Hector Figueroa (center raising hat), president local chapter 32BJ of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), leads a march in support of a new contract for apartment building workers in New York City, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Union says it must dramatically rethink its strategy under a Trump administration

AFL-CIO Endorses Keith Ellison For DNC Chair, Locking Up Union Support

Politics | Ted Goodman
Screenshot/Youtube

‘Ellison meets the high standard working people expect’

WikiLeaks: Clinton Campaign Thinks AFL-CIO Union Boss Is 'Annoying'

Elections | Ted Goodman
Hillary Clinton: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters, Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO: Kevork Djansezian/Reuters

‘Anything we can do to get him to add something nice about HRC?’

National Union Bosses Ignore Member Support For Trump, Endorse Clinton Instead

Business | Ted Goodman
SEIU: a katz / Shutterstock.com, Teamsters: a katz / Shutterstock.com, UAW: Glynnis Jones / Shutterstock.com, CWA: lev radin / Shutterstock.com, Hillary Clinton: Krista Kennell/Shutterstock, Donald Trump: Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock.com
"70 percent of my team will support Trump this fall"

AFL-CIO's Pay Ratio Doesn't Tell The Whole Story

Opinion | Richard Berman
Richard Trumka

Big Labor is running roughshod over the workforce, despite union bosses’ desperate attempt to change the subject.

AFL-CIO Highlights How It Plans To Influence The 2016 Election

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign rally in Cleveland, Ohio June 13, 2016

‘We will soon be making our presidential endorsement’

Setbacks For Environmental Extremists

Opinion | Pete Sepp
Environmentalist Tom Steyer at Time 100 Gala for the Most Influential People in the World (Debby Wong / Shutterstock.com)

It’s election season and we’re certain to see more attacks on the energy industry, nationally and in states like North Carolina.

Labor Unions Barely Hide Disgust In Letter To AFL-CIO About Teaming Up With Eco-Billionaire

Energy | Michael Bastasch
File photo of investor, philanthropist and environmentalist Tom Steyer speaking at the Center for American Progress' 2014 Making Progress Policy Conference in Washington

‘This Super PAC creates a significant conflict between the interests’

Union Super PAC Targets Trump

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles as he speaks at the start of a campaign victory party after rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz dropped after the race for the Republican presidential nomination, at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘We are building organizational capacity for the long haul’

Union Boss Makes Fun Of Cruz In Cleveland Browns Comparison

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Ted Cruz (Photo: Shutterstock)

‘I am proud to announce Carly Fiorina as my vice presidential running mate’

Illinois Union Denounces GOP Gov Over Alleged Trump Support

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives at a campaign rally in Salt Lake City, March 18, 2016 (Reuters)

‘Bruce Rauner must renounce the Donald Trump movement of hatred’

Major Union Continues Relentless Attack Against Trump

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Donald Trump vows to save Richard Simmons

‘Trump has tapped into the very real and understandable frustrations of working people’