AFL-CIO Convention Charts Progressive Course for Labor Movement

The 28th Constitutional Convention of the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) was held Sunday through Wednesday in St. Louis, Missouri. HPAE and other union leaders, as well as allies of the labor movement, came to the convention amid a rising tide of energy and growing demand for real answers to the serious challenges working people face.

HPAE President Ann Twomey introduced one of the most important resolutions adopted at the convention: “Making Health Care a Reality for All”  Another key resolution was a Workers Bill of Rights for 21st century America.

The full list of convention resolutions can be found by clicking here.