STATEMENT from Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber on Special Election Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 16, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Statement from Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber on Special Election Results LANSING, Mich. – Tonight, labor-endorsed candidates for state House Mai Xiong and Peter Herzberg won their special elections to fill the vacancies in District 13 and 25 respectively. In response,…

RELEASE: Michigan AFL-CIO Celebrates Utility Worker Abigail Baum, Walt Campbell Community Service Award Winner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Michigan AFL-CIO Celebrates Utility Worker Abigail Baum, Walt Campbell Community Service Award Winner LANSING, Mich. –  During National Volunteer Month, the Michigan AFL-CIO celebrates UWUA Local 223 member Abigail Baum, a recent recipient of the prestigious Walt Campbell Community Service Award.…

RELEASE: Michigan AFL-CIO Endorses Bolden, Thomas for Michigan Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Michigan AFL-CIO Endorses Bolden, Thomas for Michigan Supreme Court   LANSING, Mich. – Today, the Michigan AFL-CIO announced its endorsement of Michigan Supreme Court candidates Kyra Harris Bolden and Kimberly Ann Thomas. Justice Bolden is running as an incumbent after being…

RELEASE: Michigan AFL-CIO Endorses Kristen McDonald Rivet for Michigan’s 8th Congressional District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Michigan AFL-CIO Endorses Kristen McDonald Rivet for Michigan’s 8th Congressional District LANSING, Mich. – Today, the Michigan AFL-CIO announced its endorsement of state Senator Kristen McDonald Rivet in her campaign for U.S. House in Michigan’s 8th Congressional District. The race to fill…

STATEMENT from Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber on Biden’s Third State of the Union Address

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Statement from Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber on Biden’s Third State of the Union Address     LANSING, Mich. – On Thursday, President Joe Biden delivered his third State of the Union address, highlighting the work the Biden-Harris administration has done…

RELEASE: Boy Scouts, Michigan AFL-CIO Present Sean Egan, Other Labor Leaders with Prestigious George Meany Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 4, 2024 Media Contact: Aaron Pelo, apelo@miaflcio.org | 734.355.2741   Boy Scouts, Michigan AFL-CIO Present Sean Egan, other labor leaders, with Prestigious George Meany Award DETROIT – Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity Deputy Director for Labor Sean EGAN has received this year’s George Meany Award from the Michigan…