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Working America, community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, is a powerful force for working people.

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Diaries published: 113 (109 days since last diary on Wed Feb 04, 2015 at 01:17 PM PST)

Comments posted: 141 (109 days since last comment on Wed Feb 04, 2015 at 01:17 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 4469

Total Comment Ratings: 72

Most Recommended Diary: National Police Union Refuses to Endorse Romney, First Such Refusal in 98 Years, 91 comments, 378 recommends

People Following Working America: 71

Working America's Most Recent Diaries:

Last October, Walmart cut health insurance for about 30,000 part time workers. Starting January 1, 2015, only part-time associates who work 30 to 34 a week qualify for coverage. This recent move ...
by Working America
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Feb 04, 2015 at 01:17 PM PST with 44 Recommends
We all worked incredibly hard to pass health care reform in 2009 and 2010, and we’re proud to now see millions of Americans accessing high quality, affordable health insurance--many of them for ...
by Working America
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 11:04 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Two studies released in the past few weeks are busting long-held myths about what makes our economy grow. The first came in June from three professors: Michael J. Cooper of the University of Utah, ...
by Working America
Comment Count 65 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 08:21 AM PDT with 237 Recommends
It’s exhausting. We know. Trying to counter the misinformation about the Affordable Care Act AND trying to highlight out the few corporate donors pushing the lies AND holding the media ...
by Working America
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 11:40 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
In January, Republican Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois was one of six Republicans to allow a bill ...
by Working America
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Feb 28, 2014 at 11:18 AM PST with 9 Recommends
"Here's what my $29.96 bought me," Rep. John Lesch (DFL-Saint Paul) says into the camera. He then turns the camera to his kitchen floor, where he has laid three meals a day for the entire week. ...
by Working America
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Feb 25, 2014 at 04:43 PM PST with 23 Recommends

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