Labor News

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Sequester cuts mean idle planes, poultry plants and VA offices, says AFGE

Some 250 AFGE members and supporters rallied outside Republican U.S. Senator Roy Blunt's office in St. Louis, March 20, to protest the $85 billion in across-the-board cuts to vital social services and the military, known as sequestration.

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Pay freeze saves peanuts, AFGE leader charges

Labor and its allies have come out swinging against President Obama's call for a two-year pay freeze for federal workers.