News From: Elizabeth Warren

by Guest Post | on Oct 31, 2019

Warren's Prek-12 Plan is a "Game changer"

As the AFT continues to engage members in the presidential election and candidates continue to address issues relevant to working families, the education plan released by presidential candidate...

by Brian Young | on Oct 04, 2019

Warren: Banning Right to Work

In our continuing series on the labor positions of the Democratic Presidential Candidates, we now are focusing on Elizabeth Warren. The Senator from Massachusetts has rocketed in the polls in recent...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 10, 2019

Sanders Skips Building Trades Legislative Conference

This week, leaders from the Building and Construction Trades Council met in Washington D.C. for their annual legislative conference. A mainstay at the event are elected officials and candidates for...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 22, 2017

Making Right to Work Illegal

While Right to Work laws have been getting passed around the country, no state has ever passed a law to repeal Right to Work. With more than half of the states now Right to Work, the impact has begun...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 01, 2016

March is Women's History Month

Yes, today is super Tuesday and you would expect the UCOMM workweek 5 pm text blog to be about the presidential primaries taking place in 12 states across the country, but let’s give credit...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 08, 2015

Send good jobs to Malaysia, then sue OSHA?

This week, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts)  led a group of progressive senators to fight back against the massive secretive corporate giveaway known as the Trans Pacific Partnership (...