Southwest Alabama Labor Council, AFL-CIO

 

The 2020 Alabama AFL-CIO Leadership Conference will be held May 27 - May 30, 2020 at the Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach. We will have sessions regarding Community Service, Organizing, the La

Project Blueprint (PBP) is a two-month training and learning opportunity for people interested in learning about nonprofit board structure, board service, nonprofit organization operations and more

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The labor movement is working nonstop to ensure workers devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic receive the protections and support needed during this challenging time. Get involved and make sure the needs of working people are heard.

We can choose to sit on the sidelines or we can join together and fight for a future that works for us: a fair economy with good-paying jobs, racial justice and full equality for all, an end to climate change and a reformed criminal justice system.

We choose to fight. We choose to vote. Join us.

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Recent News

Much of the American workplace has shut down, sending millions of employees home to wait out the coronavirus pandemic.

Senator Doug Jones will be at the Heat & Frost Insulators Local 55 / CWA Local 3907 Union Hall on Wednesday, March 18th at 4:30PM for a meet and greet. He will address those that attend and will be available for questions and photos after. All union affilated unions and their members areinvited to attend.

North Carolina workers need a raise. For 11 consecutive years, the cost of living (food, rent, education, childcare) has increased causing our minimum wage to decline in value by 24 percent. Now, a person working full-time while making $7.25 an hour lives thousands of dollars below the federal poverty threshold.

Labor Day is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. As we have done for 74 years, the labor community will pay tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our community. As the 75th Anniversary, we will  have some new and special surprises as well.

More details will follow as we confirm the plans