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Steve Smith, Communications Director

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email: ssmith@calaborfed.org

Labor’s Statement on the 2016 General Election

For Immediate Release  Contact: Steve Smith 510-326-4644 California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski on the 2016 General Election Amidst the darkness of the national election results for progressives and working people, California firmly remains a beacon of light and hope. Hillary Clinton won by nearly 30 points in California and we elected a true […]

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Labor’s Statement on Kamala Harris’ Victory

“The California labor movement is thrilled with the election of Kamala Harris as our next U.S. Senator. As Attorney General, Harris tackled some of the most pressing issues California faces including going after the big banks in the wake of the housing crisis, protecting workers from rampant wage theft and criminal justice reform. Working people are fortunate to have her continue to champion our values at a national level, and we’re confident she’s going to be a tremendous Senator who will fight for us each and every day in the U.S. Capitol.”

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Final GOTV Push Caps California Labor’s Unprecedented Election Mobilization

Union volunteers are finishing a frenzied push in the final two days of this election to elect worker-friendly candidates and win ballot races that will ensure California builds on its status as the nation’s leader in advancing the rights of working people. In addition, thousands of California Labor volunteers hit the doors and phones this election season in neighboring Nevada to boost Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid.

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Statement by CLF Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski on the Supreme Court DAPA/DACA Ruling

Statement by California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski on the Supreme Court DAPA/DACA Ruling Today's Supreme Court decision is a huge disappointment that leaves millions of hard-working California immigrant families at risk. At risk of separation from their families, at risk of exploitation by their employers, at risk of losing their children.  Despite this […]

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