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'Democracy Isn't a Spectator Sport': Working People Get a Shout Out in President Obama's DNC Speech

12 hours 35 min ago

Last night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, President Obama lifted up the spirit of America's working people and our courage to fight for a better life.

UPDATE: McAuliffe Corrects the Record

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 9:00am

Update: Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe set the record straight:


.@TerryMcAuliffe corrects the record: @hillaryclinton is against #TPP #DemsInPhilly

-AFL-CIO (@AFLCIO) July 27, 2016

Watch Live Today: Elizabeth Warren Joins Working People to Talk 'Organizing to Win'

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 8:59am

Today at 2 p.m. ET live from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) will join carwash workers, Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM) Local 300 member Michael SmithFight for 15 and working people to discuss organizing to win for a better life. 

The livestream will happen on our Facebook page: and on Twitter:

She's With Us: Congratulations Hillary Clinton

Tue, 07/26/2016 - 6:23pm

The working people of the AFL-CIO proudly congratulate Hillary Clinton as the first female presidential nominee of a major party. 

 Are you with Clinton on building an economy of shared prosperity for all? Join us