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Obama Employee Free Choice Act

Sam Stein

Obama To AFL-CIO: I Know You're Frustrated But Hang With Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hoping to mend strained relations with the labor community, President Obama spoke to the AFL-CIO Executive Council on Wednesday, urging attendees to r...

Penny Pritzker: Wealthy Obama Campaign Finance Chair Breaks With President, Opposes EFCA

FireDogLake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Penny Pritzker, the finance chair of the Obama campaign who is now a member of his Economic Recovery Advisory Board, has a somewhat different opinion ...

Sam Stein

AFL-CIO May Work Against Specter In Republican Primary

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the highest-ranking political operatives in the labor movement offered a none-too-subtle electoral threat to Sen. Arlen Specter on Wednesday, s...

Sam Stein

Summers Offers Philosophical Defense Of Employee Free Choice Act

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's chief economic adviser, Larry Summers, offered a firm philosophical defense of the Employee Free Choice Act during a speech at the Broo...

Sam Stein

Biden Endorses Employee Free Choice Act In Miami Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Like Barack Obama before him, Vice President Joe Biden offered a one-line endorsement of the Employee Free Choice Act on Thursday in a speech at the b...

Sam Stein

Obama's Remarks On Employee Free Choice Act Make Labor "Very Pleased"

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Labor officials are "VERY pleased" with statements made by President Barack Obama on the Employee Free Choice Act during a sit down interview with 15 ...

Sam Stein

Concern In Labor Community That Obama Won't Act On EFCA Soon

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There is a bubbling concern among officials in the labor community that Barack Obama will not act on their most cherished legislative item within the ...