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#Vermont: #VT AFL-CIO Continues To Turn Left

Vermont AFL-CIO: United! Candidates capture all eleven leadership positions following special election. Leftist Shift In VT Labor Affirmed By Locals.

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VT AFL-CIO Members: Vote The UNITED! Slate This week!

This week a special election will be held for District Vice President positions within the Vermont AFL-CIO.  Nominations will be done via zoom on August 12th (5:30pm).  Official delegates will receive the call in information via email. Voting will be conducted on-line until Friday.

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#VT AFL-CIO First State Labor Council In Nation To Support Black Self Determination

Vermont AFL-CIO Position Statement On The Fight Against Racism: Now Is The Time For Unity & Action!

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#Burlington #VT: Powerful Day Of Progressive Labor Unity – AFSCME 1343 Picket

100+ VEHICLE CARAVAN PICKETS FOR JOB SECURITY & NEW DEAL IN BURLINGTON – SOLIDARITY WITH BLACK LIVES MATTER!

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2000 Vermonters demonstrate against racist murder of George Floyd – Cities across the U.S. in rebellion

May 30, 2020, Vermont – Tonight, over 2000+ Vermonters converged on the Burlington Police Department in protest of the racist murder of unarmed Black man George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis PD. Over the last 48 hours, rebellions & demonstrations have broke out in a multitude of US cities.  In Minneapolis citizens overran the police department building where the officers responsible for the killing were based.  Violent confrontations have flared between protesters and law enforcement in many urban centers outside Vermont.  President Trump has called for looters to be shot, and has threated to mobilize the U.S. military.

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Vermont AFL-CIO President Speaks: Demand A New Social Contract That Puts Workers First & Fight For A Green New Deal!

Vermont. May 27. 2020. Last week I, as Vermont AFL-CIO President, talked with WGDR’s Carl Etnier (a UAW member) about COVID-19, the health concerns of Early Childhood Educators, the fight of Burlington City workers (AFSCME) to defend their pay and benefits (while not suffering layoffs), the need to rebuild the economy through a more directly democratic Green New Deal, and Labor’s support for Progressive David Zuckerman for Governor.

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Putting workers first: organizing in the #pandamic – The working class must fight for a union based new deal

Coronacrisis: VT DSA-Labor Union Panel Discussion.

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#VT AFL-CIO: Much progress has been made in the Green Mountains since the start of the #CoronaCrisis

Vermont. April 1, 2020. Much progress has been made in the Green Mountains since the start of the Coronacrisis. And all Vermonters should recognize the rapid progress thus far achieved.

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Combating the #coronacrisis: Where we stand – Where we need to be -Social Benefits extended to #Vermont workers so far

March 20, 2020. Montpelier, Vermont – In the seven days since the Vermont AFL-CIO put forth a list of demands to State government on behalf of ALL working class Vermonters, we have seen meaningful progress. 

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