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Texas AFL-CIO President Rick Levy posted this statement on the one-year anniversary of the insurrection at the U.S.

A labor-to-labor, door-to-door campaign fell short on Election Day in Texas House District 118 but marked a return to full-scale, in-person union campaigning that sets the stage for a high-stakes 2

  Texas AFL-CIO President Rick Levy issued this statement on completion of the third, and we hope final, special session of the Texas Legislature:

As the Texas Legislature considers how to allocate funds provided through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (“ARPA”) of 2021, Texas labor unions believe workers must take priority.

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Texas AFL-CIO President Rick Levy’s statement on today’s Texas Supreme Court decision declining to overturn Gov. Greg Abbott’s veto of Article X funding for the legislative branch of government:

The Texas AFL-CIO mourns AFL-CIO President Richard L. Trumka, who died today at age 72.

July 30, 2021 — #26
Special Session Edition, Day 23

No lyrics needed in a “quiet” legislative week. This instrumental interlude dedicated to the Texas House Democratic Quorum Busters:

And for those who get wet-eye over that music, an antidote:

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Weekly Labor Legislative Update on the 87th Texas Legislature