AFL-CIO

Cong. Jim Himes (Courtesy CT-N)

Himes Backs ‘Fast Track’ Trade Authority

Rep. Jim Himes has announced his support for legislation giving President Barack Obama authority to negotiate trade agreements approved or rejected by Congress without amendments.

06/04/2015

Governor Dannel Malloy. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut AFL-CIO Backs Malloy For Governor

Connecticut’s largest labor organization is endorsing Democratic Gov. Dannel P.Malloy for a second term in office.

06/17/2014

John Olsen (Courtesy State AFL-CIO)

State AFL-CIO President Retiring

John W. Olsen, the longtime president of Connecticut’s largest labor organization, is not seeking-reelection.

06/11/2013

File photo of people attending an AFL-CIO event. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Conn. AFL-CIO To Honor Workers Killed On The Job

The Connecticut AFL-CIO is honoring workers who were injured or killed on the job in an annual ceremony at the state Capitol.

04/27/2013

Alleged Figure In Campaign Probe Resigns Union Jobs

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A man identified as a central figure in a federal probe that led to the arrest of the Connecticut House Speaker’s campaign finance director has resigned from his union jobs. The […]

06/02/2012