Labor Unions (Page 16)


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    United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers

    The United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers (often shortened to Roofers) is an AFL-CIO-affiliated construction union. It has a relatively small membership in comparison to other construction-industry trades unions, with 18,428 working members and 3,803 retiree members.
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    United University Professions

    United University Professions is a labor union representing faculty and professional staff in the State University of New York (SUNY) system.
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    Utility Workers Union of America

    The Utility Workers Union of America represents employees working in electrical, gas, water, and nuclear energy industries. The union was founded in the 1940s and is an affiliated member union of the large left-leaning AFL-CIO labor federation. The union claims to represent more than 50,000 individual members across dozens
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    Virginia AFL-CIO

    The Virginia AFL-CIO is the state-level body for the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organization (AFL-CIO) labor union federation in Virginia. The AFL-CIO is the largest federation of labor unions in the United States, and the Virginia AFL-CIO is the state’s largest federation of labor unions.
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    Virginia Education Association

    The Virginia Education Association (VEA) is a left-of-center labor union that represents teachers in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The union is based in Richmond, Virginia. The VEA is an affiliate of the National Education Association (NEA), the largest labor union in the United States. The VEA claims a membership
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    Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO

    The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO (WSLC) is a state-level pressure group affiliated with the AFL-CIO, the largest association of labor unions in the United States. The council assists AFL-CIO member unions with organizing activist campaigns and engages in its own activism, lobbying, and public relations initiatives on their
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    Washington Teachers Union (WTU)

    The Washington Teachers Union is the labor union representing District of Columbia Public Schools teachers. The union is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers, the national left-leaning teacher union conglomerate, and is identified as AFT Local 6. The union is a powerful political force within the far-left local
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    Wisconsin Education Association Council

    Wisconsin Education Association Council (WEAC) is a left-of-center teachers’ union representing teachers and other public-school employees in Wisconsin. The union was formed in the 1970s and is an affiliate of the National Education Association, the nation’s largest teachers union. The union frequently advocates for left-leaning policies in Wisconsin. The
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    Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU)

    Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU) is a union representing 2,200 families and 28 local chapters. 1 WFU is a member of the National Farmers Union. WFU supports left-of-center political positions, including a variety of subsidies
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    Workers Organizing Committee of Chicago (WOCC)

    The Workers Organizing Committee of Chicago (WOCC) is a labor union that seeks to organize fast food workers and advocates for a $15 minimum wage as part of the “Fight for $15” movement. Connections to SEUI HCII For more information, see SEIU Healthcare Indiana and Illinois (Labor Union)
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    Workers United

    Workers United, SEIU is a labor union and division of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) that was founded in 2009 as a result of the dissolution of the merged labor union Unite Here. In March 2009, fifteen regional joint boards of Unite Here voted to leave the
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    Workers Uniting

    Workers Uniting is a union partnership with more than three million members in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Ireland. 1 Workers Uniting is decentralized and operates as a loose umbrella unifying two
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    Working America

    Also see Working America Education Fund (nonprofit) Working America is the “community affiliate” of the AFL-CIO, focusing on advocacy for and community organizing of non-union members. The group, founded in 2003, claims more than 3 million members, though as few as 15 percent may pay the $5 annual
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    Writers Guild of America, East (WGA East)

    The Writers Guild of America East (WGA East) is one of two major labor unions representing writers and other staff working in the film, television, news, and other media industries. Along with its partner organization, the Writers Guild of America West (WGA West), WGA East has taken the lead
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    Writers Guild of America, West

    Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) is a labor union composed of thousands of writers for television shows, news programs, documentaries, animation, video games, news media, theatrical motion pictures, and other related industries.