Ohio AFL-CIO Press Room

For any press or interview requests,  please contact Jason Perlman, Ohio AFL-CIO Political Director at (614) 224-8271 or by email.

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10 Mar19:42
Mar 2021
Mar 2021
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Congress Passes American Rescue Plan: President Biden Puts Workers At Center of Recovery

From CNN The House just voted to approve the Covid-19 relief bill, paving the way for President Biden to sign his top legislative priority into law. House Democrats passed the legislation on…

10 Mar16:05
10 Mar16:05
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PRO Act, Labor’s Biggest Goal, Passes House With Bipartisanship. What’s In It?

Don Gonyea, NPR The House of Representatives  has approved the PRO Act that would provide protections for workers trying to organize, a measure that is the labor movement’s single biggest legislative…

07 Mar13:52
07 Mar13:52
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Senate Passes Historic COVID Relief Package For Working People

On March 6, the Senate passed President Biden’s coronavirus relief package and Senator Sherrod Brown was at the forefront standing strong for working people, those in need and our local communities….

04 Feb18:36
04 Feb18:36
Feb 2021
Feb 2021
buildbackbetterunionweb

Statement From Pres. Tim Burga On Introduction Of The PRO Act

On February 4, 2021, The Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act) will be introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. On that occasion, Ohio AFL-CIO…

02 Feb14:14
02 Feb14:14
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The Legendary Career and Spiritual Calling of John Sweeney

John Sweeney was a legend, plain and simple. He was guided into unionism by his Catholic faith, and not a single day passed by when he didn’t put the needs of…