Report: Major union in talks to rejoin AFL-CIO

Published on NewsOK Published: July 12, 2013
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Sean Higgins

In These Times, a liberal magazine with close ties to organized labor, reported Wednesday that the United Food and Commercial Workers union is negotiating to rejoin the AFL-CIO. The report is credited to “high level sources within the AFL-CIO.”

This would be a major step towards ending a nearly decade-long schism in organized labor that resulted in several major unions departing the AFL-CIO to form their own coalition group, Change to Win.

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