Organized Labor

August 14, 1996
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Richard Trumpka

Secretary Treasurer of the AFL-CIO and former President of the United Mine Workers

ORGANIZED LABOR HAS BEEN FIERCELY ATTACKED BY THE REPUBLICAN PARTY THIS ELECTION YEAR, IN PART BECAUSE THE AFL-CIO ENDORSED BILL CLINTON AND IS SPENDING TENS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO GET HIM RE-ELECTED. THIS WEEK IN SAN DIEGO, THE AFL-CIO’S PRESENCE IS MOSTLY FELT ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE CONVENTION.


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