Politics Apr 15

Members of the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226 join hands at the 2008 announcement of the union's endorsement of then Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., for president in Las Vegas. Photo by Rick Wilking/Reuters
Unions urge Democrats to focus on kitchen table economics

Ardently liberal, pro-labor and anti-corporate cash, the field of Democrats running for president may look like a union activist's dream. But some key labor leaders are starting to worry about the topics dominating the 2020 conversation.

Politics Jun 16

Clinton wins endorsement of the AFL-CIO

Hillary Clinton on Thursday won the endorsement of the AFL-CIO, the nation's largest labor federation, in another sign of her consolidation of the Democratic party heading into next month's convention.