This state's Working Families Party convened their annual meeting last week with a dispaly of strength.
"Let's make our country what it should be," said AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka yesterday.
Steelworkers and 1,000 others protested against a new free trade agreement being negotiated for the Pacific Rim countries.
Boosting the fight against Republican attacks on union and voting rights, tens of thousands rallied at Labor Day picnics, festivals and marches in cities throughout Ohio.
The president of the United States, the nation's labor leaders and one of America's cultural icons teamed up here on Labor Day to boost the labor movement, which they said is crucial to any economic revovery.