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News From: President Biden

by Brian Young | on Apr 29, 2021

100 Days of Helping Workers

Thursday, April 29th marked the 100th day that Joe Biden has been President of the United States. The first 100 days have been used as a benchmark since President Franklin Roosevelt on how successful...

by Guest Post | on Apr 28, 2021

Presidential Statement on Workers Memorial

America’s workers are the backbone of our economy.  In every State, territory, and Tribal land, they leave their homes and families and head to work — applying their grit and skill...

by Guest Post | on Apr 26, 2021

Biden Picks Union Leader for TVA Board

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. On Wednesday, President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate retired Tenth District International Vice President Robert P. “Bobby...

by Brian Young | on Apr 26, 2021

Biden Creates Task Force to Promote Unions

When he was running for office, President Biden promised to be the most Pro-Union President ever. In his first few months in office, he has tried to live up to that by repealing anti-union executive...

by Brian Young | on Apr 12, 2021

Biden wants Billions more for Department of Labor

After four years of constant attacks, the Department of Labor (DOL) is hoping to be in a good position for the next fiscal year after President Biden proposed spending $14.2 billion on the Department...

by Brian Young | on Apr 02, 2021

Companies Pay Zero in Taxes As Nation's Roads Crumble

Earlier this week, President Joe Biden released a $2 Trillion infrastructure and jobs plans. The massive project would rebuild roads and bridges, build out a national car charging network, and expand...

by Brian Young | on Mar 31, 2021

Biden Proposes $2T Infrastructure and Jobs Plan

For four years Trump promised an infrastructure week and a massive infrastructure plan. The failure to deliver became a joke on the internet as he finished his term without any substantial proposal....

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 30, 2021

Biden Creates OffShore Wind Zone

Across the country, states are moving away from fossil fuels and moving towards renewable sources of energy. One of those sources is offshore wind. While popular in other parts of the world, offshore...

by Brian Young | on Mar 29, 2021

Biden Announces Pick for FLRA General Counsel

For over four years, the General Counsel position at the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) has been vacant. During the entire Trump presidency, he refused to appoint someone to lead the...

by AFL-CIO | on Mar 15, 2021

20 Ways the American Rescue Plan Helps Working People

The article below was written by Kenneth Quinnell for the AFL-CIO's blog.  Last week, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act, a $1.9 trillion bill to help fight...

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