Thursday, July 16, 2009

Health Care Rally in Washington, DC

Thousands of health care advocates rallied in Washington, DC on June 25th, asking Congress to pass a national health care reform bill. Lobby meetings with members of congress followed the rally. You can see video of the rally on PBS's Bill Moyers Journal:

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Congressman Kratovil Meets with DelMarVa CLC

Frank M. Kratovil, Jr., the newly-elected Congressman from District 1, included a meeting with representatives from the Delmarva Central Labor Council on the schedule of his first visit back to his district.

Parade Marchers Display Diversity, Strength of America’s Workers

With 15 union members riding a union-made float and 250 marchers alongside, the workers’ contingent was one of the largest groups in the Inaugural Parade. This is the first time in recent memory that workers have participated in the parade.

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Maryland's top attorney slams McCain on choice of Palin

HAGERSTOWN — Douglas F. Gansler, speaking during the Central Maryland AFL-CIO Council dinner at Hagerstown's BPO Elks Lodge, said McCain's choice was irresponsible, and he questioned Palin's intelligence.

Monday, September 8, 2008

Cardin addresses health care cost

SALISBURY -- U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., addressed a group of residents Thursday on a topic that has many of them concerned -- health care. From Delmarva Now:

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Senators Mikulski and Cardin Meet with Labor

Maryland's US Senators Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin held a lunch with labor leaders from the Western Maryland Central Labor Council. The Senators were in Cumberland and took the time to meet with union leaders.

Monday, July 28, 2008

Political concerns voiced during roundtable

The Western Maryland Central Labor Council held a Roundtable Discussion on the upcoming elections. You can read the story in the Cumberland Times