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by Press and Media | on Apr 30, 2021

Walsh: Gig Workers are Employees

US Labor Secretary Marty Walsh has signaled that changes could be coming to the classification of gig workers. Find out more below from Reuters.

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 23, 2021

Senate Confirms Marty Walsh as Labor Secretary

Three months into his Presidency, Joe Biden has become the first President in 30 years to have all of his first choices for Cabinet picks approved. This happened after the Senate confirmed Marty...

by Brian Young | on Mar 16, 2021

AFL-CIO Pushes Senate to Approve DOL Leaders

For nearly three months, the Department of Labor has been rudderless with just acting staff in charge. The department is one of the last two to not have their Secretary confirmed by the Senate....

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 01, 2021

Anti-Union Groups Come After Walsh

One of President Biden’s last picks to fill out his cabinet was Boston Mayor Marty Walsh who he nominated to be the Labor Secretary. While Walsh has significant support within the labor...

by Brian Young | on Jan 07, 2021

Biden Selects Marty Walsh for Labor Secretary

With just two weeks until Inauguration Day, President-elect Biden has continued to fill out his cabinet by announcing the selection of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to be his Labor Secretary. Before Walsh...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 18, 2017

60k to Rally Against Hate in Boston

The events inspired by this repost from the Massachusetts AFL-CIO will be dominating headlines this weekend. If you are in the region, do all you can to attend this very important counterprotest...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 26, 2017

Mayor Walsh won't back down

Executive orders coming out of Washington have dominated news reporting, whether the news be fake, mainstream or alternative. All press surrounding these orders, and the responses of the White House...