"We thought it was important to hear his ideas: how he plans to take on the big-money interests that are strangling our political system and our economy."
Weingarten put the union's endorsement in the context of scrapping the Bush-era No Child Left Behind and its teach-to-the-test penalizing of students and schools.
Trumka released a statement in response to Gov. Walker's upcoming announcement that he is running for president of the U.S.
Streets were packed with crowds cheering and talking about the Friday Supreme Court decision.
"Telling teachers that they might lose their health insurance if they unionize is not living honestly."
"After more than 50 votes in Congress to repeal this law, after multiple challenges to this law before the Supreme Court, the Affordable Care Act is here to stay."
Sara McMann researched and found that 86 percent of women fighters in the UFC could be negatively impacted by the deal with Reebok.
In Texas, labor's victories consist not in getting legislation passed, but in stopping some of the worst of the worst.
The city's labor movement came together to nominate James Kenney as the Philly Democrats' mayoral candidate this November.
Thousands of union school workers in 60 districts across Washington are staging a "rolling one-day walkout" to protest the Republican-controlled State Senate's refusal to fully fund public schools.