Blue-Collar Dems Meet With AFL-CIO Chief
Blue-Collar Dems Meet with AFL-CIO Chief
CONGRESSMEN Brendan Boyle, L, and Marc Veasey, R, have founded a caucus to work to reconnect the Democratic Party with its traditional working-class base. They recently talked strategy with AFL-CIO chief Richard Trumka.
Members of the Congressional Blue Collar Caucus met last week with Richard L. Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, to discuss the needs of blue-collar workers and how House Democrats can make it clear they will continue to serve as their champion in Washington. Trumka began the discussion with remarks on the modern challenges of labor rights and the ongoing effort by Democrats to respond to the needs …