Now hiring: Regional Field Directors

Position: Regional Field Director – Michigan AFL-CIO Compensation: Salary and benefits are competitive, and are commensurate with experience & qualifications Start Date: ASAP Applications Due: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis Commitment: This position will be funded through December 2020   THE ORGANIZATION: The Michigan AFL-CIO is a chartered organization of the National…

Labor-Endorsed Candidates for Statewide Education Boards Will Build A Better Michigan for All of Us

DETROIT – Today the Michigan AFL-CIO announced its endorsements for the 2020 statewide education board elections including State Board of Education, University of Michigan Board of Regents, Michigan State University Board of Trustees, and Wayne State University Board of Governors. These endorsements represent the collective support of over 50 affiliate unions and constituency groups, who…

Michigan Working Families Honor Over 200 Michigan Workers Who Lost Their Lives on the Job This Workers Memorial Day

Around Michigan, working people, local officials and community members are commemorating Workers Memorial Day on Tuesday, April 28th, honoring workers who have died or suffered illness or injuries while on the job. For weeks now, labor-community activists have worked with local elected officials to recognize Workers Memorial Day, passing over a dozen resolutions through local…

Michigan AFL-CIO President Announces Labor Federation Endorsements for MI Supreme Court

Two candidates have demonstrated level of support for equality and justice under the law LANSING – Today the Michigan AFL-CIO announced its general board voted to endorse Chief Justice Bridget Mary McCormack and Elizabeth Welch for the Michigan Supreme Court. Chief Justice McCormack will be seeking reelection, while Welch will be seeking an open seat vacated by Justice Stephen…