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Conn. Groups Plan Rally Over Campaign Finance Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Union members and activists are planning to rally outside the federal courthouse in Hartford as the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in the first major campaign finance case since the Citizen […]

10/08/2013

John Olsen (Courtesy State AFL-CIO)

CT’s President Of AFL-CIO Retiring

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ Labor leaders from throughout Connecticut on Wednesday called longtime state AFL-CIO President John Olsen a true fighter who has been the face of working families during his 25-year tenure as head […]

09/26/2013

Elizabeth Esty (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Connecticut AFL-CIO Endorses Esty

The state’s largest labor organization has voted to endorse former state Rep. Elizabeth Esty, who defeated House Speaker Chris Donovan in the Democratic primary.

08/22/2012