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The State of Our Unions Article
A sign saying “Vote Union” sits on a chair at the Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO Workers Presidential Summit in Philadelphia, September 2019. (Getty/Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto)

The State of Our Unions

Despite the economic expansion, union density has continued to fall across demographic groups, industries, and occupations, as well as in most states.

Malkie Wall, David Madland

President Trump’s Anti-Worker Agenda Fact Sheet

President Trump’s Anti-Worker Agenda

President Trump promised to defend “forgotten workers,” but his administration has instead advanced an anti-worker agenda that favors corporate interests at the expense of working-class Americans.

Saharra Griffin, Malkie Wall

President Trump’s Policies Are Hurting American Workers Report
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference, February 16, 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Trump’s Policies Are Hurting American Workers

Worker Attack Tracker: President Trump is rolling back protections to ensure that Americans can be safe on the job, receive fair pay and benefits, save for retirement, access high-quality training programs, have a voice in their workplace, and not be discriminated against at work.

David Madland, Karla Walter, Alex Rowell, 2 More Caius Z. Willingham, Malkie Wall

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