For immediate release – November 4, 2014
Contact: Roger Kerson, 734.645.0535, firstname.lastname@example.org
The following statement is from Karla Swift, president of the Michigan AFL-CIO.
“Gary Peters bucked a trend, by standing up to the Koch Brothers and other outside special interests who tried to buy an election in Michigan. Gary won because he didn’t let dishonest attacks go unanswered – and because thousands of grassroots volunteers helped him carry a winning message all across the state.
For immediate release: October 22nd 2014
Contact: Roger Kerson
Land Earns ‘F’s On Issues Important to Michigan’s Working Families
LANSING, October 22, 2014 – The Michigan AFL-CIO today released the Working Family Values Report Card, which grades candidates for U.S. Senate on issues critical to Michigan’s working families. Candidate Terri Lynn Land earned all ‘F’s on issues ranging from increasing the minimum wage to protecting Social Security and Medicare, whereas Gary Peters earned ‘A’s due to his strong support for pro-working family policies.
News from theMetro Detroit AFL-CIO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2014
Contact: Roger Kerson, email@example.com 734.645.0535
Vice President Joe Biden to Deliver Remarks at Detroit Labor Day Celebration Monday, Sept. 1st
DETROIT – Vice President Joe Biden will visit Detroit to deliver kickoff remarks at the city’s Labor Day parade gathering on September 1st. The annual event, which attracts participants from across southeastern Michigan, celebrates the achievements of Michigan’s working men and women and our unions.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Kristopher Banks
Michigan AFL-CIO Statement on Senate Passage of Minimum Wage Bill
Working families applaud the bi-partisan support for fair wages despite Gov. Snyder’s indifference.