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The Dallas AFL-CIO encourages joining with the Texas State Employees Union (TSEU-CWA) in demanding justice after being cut from the budget by the last Texas legislative session.

The Dallas AFL-CIO just had its best Labor Day breakfast ever! Jason Tomlinson, who worked with Lewis Fulbright to make the entire event happen, said that we had sold every ticket!

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On Tuesday, President Donald Trump stood in the lobby of his tower on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan and again made excuses for bigotry and terrorism, effectively repudiating the remarks his staff wrote a day earlier in response to the white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Va.

Our Day Is Coming

Tickets are on sale for the Dallas AFL-CIO annual Labor Day breakfast. Tables are going fast at $350 for 10 seats. The breakfast is the premier Labor Day event and the kickoff for labor's role in the critical coming elections.

Labor Day Leaflet

While we continue to defend against anti-union attacks, labor supporters learn more about current challenges and how to fight back.

Dallas unionists join the statewide effort to confront anti-unionism in the legislature.

Stop anti-union legislation

There’s Trouble in Texas

The fight is on for teachers and other public workers. Normally, employers adjust employee payrolls for savings plans, charitable donations, union dues, and other deductions. SB7 and HB156 in the legislature’s special session would leave the other deductions, but omit union dues. The reason is clear: to destroy Texas unions! Click here to join the statewide fightback.

Working families never get anything they didn't fight for.

TWU Protest

PROTEST WITH TRANSPORT WORKERS UNION LOCALS 513, 567, & 591

JULY 26, 2017

Republicans Have Health Problems

Congressman Marc Veasey writes, "Healthcare is a human right, not a privilege. We must continue to raise our voices on the devastating impact the Senate health care bill will have on our families.... we continue to fight tooth and nail against this inhumane bill.” 

Fight Continues on Health Care

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Texas Alliance for Retired Americans activists joined a "die in" at Senator Cornyn's office on June 28