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Creator of Maine Labor Mural Addresses Controversy

Judy Taylor, the artist who painted the mural that was removed from Maine’s Department of Labor, said on Wednesday that she was sad to learn that the governor’s decision to move the mural might have started with an anonymous letter comparing it to North Korean brainwashing.

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Union Veterans Council

Wed. March 09, 2011

Veterans Council Serves Those Who Served

The IAM is urging all union members who are military veterans to take advantage of the resources provided by the AFL-CIO Union Veterans Council (UVC), an organization founded in 2008 and dedicated to providing information about legislation, programs and benefits of value and interest to veterans and their families.

Jobs and Training Priority for UVC

Strengthen and Enforce Veterans' Preference laws and advocate that upon discharge from active duty, veterans need to be better informed of their veterans' preference rights.

Union Veterans Council to Push Veterans Health Care

Ensure that the Veterans Health Administration healthcare program is fully funded and that Advance Appropriations are properly implemented.

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Unions Veterans Council

The purpose of the Union Veterans Council is to bring together union leaders and union members who are veterans to speak out on veterans' issues and influence public policy to improve the quality of life for U.S. veterans and their families.