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Support for the labor movement is the highest in nearly half a century, yet only one in 10 workers are members of unions today. How can both be true?

Ivanka Trump took the stage at CES on Tuesday to muted reception. Forty minutes later, she left to robust applause.

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ESSAY CONTESTS FOR 2020-2021 NWPA AREA LABOR FEDERATION SCHOLARSHIPS

The NWPA Area Labor Federation Scholarships are now available with new questions and even new eligibility requirements. Effective this year all of our scholarships are open to students continuing their education in any system of higher education (which includes; colleges, universities, trade schools, apprentice programs any type of accredited program of higher education).

American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees:

  • AFSCME 248
  • AFSCME 1483
  • AFSCME 1816
  • AFSCME 2105
  • AFSCME 2367
  • AFSCME 2602
  • AFSCME 2902

American Federation of Teachers:

  • AFT 3975

American Postal Workers Union:

Commercial Workers of America:

  • CWA 13000

Heat Frost Insulators & Allied Workers

  • HFI&AW 2

International Association of Fire Fighters:

President Trump released a $4.8 trillion budget proposal on Monday that includes a familiar list of deep cuts to student loan assistance, affordable housing efforts, food stamps and Medicaid, reflecting Mr. Trump’s election-year effort to continue shrinking the federal safety net. The proposal, which is unlikely to be approved in its entirety by Congress, includes additional spending for the military, national defense and border enforcement, along with money for veterans, Mr.