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  • Local News , TCU March 8, 2021

    Women’s History Month – On International Women’s Day TCU Honors Labor Trailblazer Mother Jones

    The theme for International Women’s Day this year is Choose To Challenge, with specific action plans that reverberate longstanding Labor movement principles: Take action for equality, a challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. Historic inspiration and strength to invoke change can be gained from one of Labor’s most fiery and

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  • Legislative Outlook , TCU March 8, 2021

    Senate Passes COVID Relief Bill

    The Senate approved the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Saturday, over 24 hours after opening debate on the bill. The bill is expected to be signed into law by President Biden.    “For over a year the American people were told they were on their own,” said President Biden “This nation has suffered too much

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  • Local News , TCU March 5, 2021

    Congressional Leaders meet with Amazon Employees in Support of Union Vote

    A group of House Democrats met with Amazon workers in Alabama, the latest move to support union drives as it tries to get pro-labor legislation through Congress. Organized by Rep. Andy Levin of Michigan, a labor lawyer who worked for years with the AFL-CIO, the delegation will include Rep. Terri A. Sewell of Alabama and

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  • Press Releases , TCU March 3, 2021

    TCU Exposes Cuomo’s Costly Anti-Worker Measures at MTA

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, March 3, 2021 – At a time when the Cuomo administration is stealing millions from the MTA and refusing to honor negotiated contracts, the governor is also creating an environment that wastes money while outsourcing union jobs. Cuomo’s creation of the “Transformation Team” was really an attempt by him to

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  • Local News , TCU February 26, 2021

    FRA Issues Emergency Order Requiring Face Mask Use in Railroad Operations

    The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has issued an Emergency order implementing a mask requirement for all freight and passenger railroad employees in all crafts. This comes after the recent Center of Disease Control guidelines. According to the FRA, field observations from safety inspectors regarding mask use on railroad property indicate “that the critical practice of

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