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    Join the call to find out how health care repeal will affect you

    Republican Congressional leaders have put their health care repeal plan on a fast track and if it passes, the results will be devastating for working families. Join us for a town hall call on Monday, March 20 at 7:30 pm ET to learn how the plan will affect you and what you can do to fight back. ...

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    Bill to Save US Call Center Jobs is Introduced

    Today, the "U.S. Call Center Worker and Consumer Protection Act" was introduced in both the House and Senate, to protect workers and consumers and to curb the off-shoring of American jobs.   The legislation requires that U.S. callers be told the location of the call center to which they are...

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    Right-to-work is wrong for Delaware

    If it’s the start of a legislative session, then it means that Republicans are dusting off a tried-and-proven-untrue solution to bolster our economy. Much like the movie “Groundhog Day,” we seem destined to repeatedly push back against a popular Republican policy idea that has the most ironic...

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    Battleground Delaware

    Unions in Delaware are literally fighting for their lives to protect collective bargaining in their state.  This battle is playing out in the fight for one state senate seat in New Castle County. In the 10th Senate District, Stephanie Hansen is running to replace Bethany Hall-Long who has been...

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    Pudzer: The Low Wage Labor Secretary

    The Trump transition team today indicated that Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would likely be nominated as Secretary of Labor. Here is CWA President Chris Shelton's media statement: Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would be a fine choice to head a government agency responsible for...

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    Delaware AFL-CIO endorsements

    The Delaware State AFL-CIO Executive and General Board met Saturday, September 24, 2016 to review endorsements for candidates in the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. After a vetting process that included candidate interviews and review of legislative records as well as...

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    Bernie Sanders Coming to Wilmington

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will hold a rally on Saturday in Wilmington, the campaign announced Friday. Sanders is scheduled to appear at The Chase Center on the Riverfront, 815 Justin St., at 1 p.m. The appearance comes a day after Republican candidate Donald Trump campaigned...

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    Delawareans First: Stop RTW

    Not sure what RTW is and how it can affect you, your family, and friends?  Take a look through our site and the links provided to find out more and how you can join in our fight to stop RTW from coming to Delaware. Click here to check out delawareansfirst.org. Click here to watch a presentation...

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    Senators Call on Verizon to work out contract with CWA

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    CWA Endorses Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

    Washington, D.C. -- Citing the need for a candidate who will break with politics-as-usual and fight for America's working people, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) voted Thursday to endorse U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders for president in the 2016 election. With 700,000 members, CWA is one of...

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    CWA Statement on TPP Deal

    Washington, D.C. -- Following is a statement by CWA President Chris Shelton on the announcement that negotiators have reached agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Negotiators from the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal countries, meeting in Atlanta, have announced an agreement. Despite...

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