Category: Politics

AFL-CIO Analysis of President Donald Trump’s FY 2018 Budget

   AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka made the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s proposed budget:   “Working people in states like Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin didn’t vote for a budget that slashes workforce training and fails to invest in our nation’s infrastructure. President Trump’s proposed budget attempts to balance the budget on the backs of…

Rogers County Democratic Party, Precinct Officer Elections

The Rogers County Democratic Party will hold precinct meetings March 9th, 2017. The meetings will start at 06:00 PM at the county Building 418 S. Brady on the Expo Fairgrounds in Claremore. Electing new PRECINCT OFFICERS is an important part of the Democratic party political process. All Democrats in Rogers County interested in becoming a…

Oklahoma Labor Network, AFL-CIO Newsletter, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016 Oklahoma’s 2017 Legislative Session Oklahoma Policy Institute | Steve Lewis It’s nearly impossible to predict what will happen in the 2017 Legislature. What happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object? Well, the answer could be anything from a big explosion to a simple standoff with nothing happening. What are…

41 Sweet Ways to Support Good Jobs on Halloween

For the next month or so you will be seeing candy everywhere. It’s easy to just grab a bag and go, but if you want to support good American jobs, take a look at Labor 411’s list of union-made sweets below. Boycott Note: Until the strike is resolved, please avoid purchasing Just Born candies. Products…

Labor to Labor – Doors, Phones, Signs, Oh My!

2016 Labor to Labor VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! 13 days until Election Day! What are you doing to help elect leaders who will stand up for the working men and women of Oklahoma? Help us contact fellow union members to let them know which candidates have been endorsed by the OK AFL-CIO. The HubDialer system has been…