News From: Social Security

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 01, 2016

AFL-CIO's Top 10 Most-Read Stories of 2015

Kenneth Quinnell of the AFL-CIO put together a listing of the Top 10 Most-Read Stories of 2015. You can go check out the original post on the AFL-CIO Now blog website. These are the most read stories...

by Steve Flanagan | on Aug 28, 2013

Happy Labor Day Laborers Local 66 - The Building Trades Finest!

On behalf of the staff and officers, we would like to wish all the members and their families a very safe and happy Labor Day. Labor Day is the result of the labor movement, as is the 8 hour work day...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 15, 2013

Congress went home

Tens of thousands of working people called their member of Congress on St. Valentine's Day to urge the overpaid and underworked shills of 1% to protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid from...

by Don Dunn | on Nov 30, 2012

End the Bush Tax Cuts!

When it comes to protecting Medicare and Social Security & promoting jobs and tax fairness NO DEAL IS BETTER THAN A BAD DEAL. Right now, legislators in Washington are negotiating a deal to avoid...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 30, 2012

The Fiscal Cliff is Bull Crap

Right now, legislators in Washington are negotiating a deal to avoid a "fiscal cliff." The truth is, there's no cliff-this is just an excuse to cut programs working people depend on...

by Leo Yanez | on Mar 08, 2012

No Social Security or Medicare?

Social Security and Medicare are government run programs that have been opposed by anti-government groups since they were first enacted. Imagine having no Social Security or Medicare - it's a...