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  1. Katherine Kersten: The good lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | Star Tribune

    ... no. The first quote is from Franklin Roosevelt -- that champion of working people. The second is from George Meany, the AFL-CIO's legendary first president. Walker is one of a growing number of governors who aim to close their state's yawning budget ...


  2. If the health care bill is so good, why does Unions get a $60B exemption from it?Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2010 |

    ... hours. The main point of their meeting was that Unions should be exempted from the tax. Hours before the meeting, AFL-CIO president, Richard Trumka, related publicly that the Democrat party was in for a 2010 blood bath on election day if the ...


  3. OK to Ask DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | ABC News

    ... message would be promoted across social media. Famous, respected Australians, such as Olympic and Paralympic athletes, AFL players and Young Australians of the Year, would be invited to become campaign ambassadors. All of these people needed the ...


  4. The health care bill diversion; the neglected fight for the economyRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2010 |

    ... some more paper jockeys to figure ways to circumvent this new set of complicated rules. It looks as if some SEIU and AFL-CIO checks may have bounced in Reid and Pelosi's bank accounts. They should have gone direct deposit. That seems to work well ...


  5. Spokane to go Swimming with the SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The game will be nationally televised on ESPNews. While it will be the first time this season the two clubs have met, this will be their sixth matchup since the Shock joined the AFL in 2010.


  6. Stars set to shineRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... League kicks off Saturday. Revenge is the game plan after last year's 41-16 loss to the undefeated Gators in the AFL final. 'What we did in the championship wasn't good enough so we're hoping with the new guys that we've got on the team we can come ...


  7. Greats into AFL Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Age

    Five champions of the modern era and a Carlton great of the 1940s are the latest inductees into the AFL Hall of Fame.


  8. SA superstars in footy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 |

    ... Football Hall of Fame ceremony. Picture: Tony Gough. McLeod, arguably the greatest Crow, and Tredrea, the Power's first AFL premiership captain, were among the six inductees at the black-tie event in Melbourne on Wednesday night. It is the first ...


  9. Vipers Change Name, LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2010 |

    ... country about the future of the arenafootball2 (af2) league. With the bankruptcy of the parent Arena Football League (AFL), the af2 was seen as a huge asset that could be sold to offset part of the outstanding debts owed by the AFL. Jerry Kurz and ...


  10. KBC five-year anniversary team- Third BaseRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2010 |

    ... Gulf Coast League Cardinals. Cox just finished up a stint in the prestigious Arizona Fall League, where he was named an AFL Rising Star.


  11. Port far from peak: TrengoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | West Australian

    ... 2010, the middle of a dark five-year stretch when the club were easybeats and non-finalists on the field, and relying on AFL handouts off the field. The 23-year-old says Port's "upstairs" - club hierarchy and marketing department - found the dark ...


  12. Promotion of Rob Lohman to assistant director of pro personnelRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... his extensive involvement in pro personnel evaluations role. Lohman will scout other pro leagues, including the CFL and AFL, as well as assist with college scouting. "Rob is a great asset to both our pro and college scouting," said Mayhew. "As we ...


  13. Industry Journal Debunks Hannity's Pro-Oil PropagandaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Media Matters for America

    ... fatalities have soared because "preventing accidents costs much more than paying off the families of dead workers." An AFL-CIO study found that North Dakota has more workers dying on the job than any other state -- with a worker fatality rate "more ...


  14. The new cropRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2013 |

    ... to the Koch brothers. They have been running television ads, robo calls, and putting fliers on doors accusing the AFL-CIO of skimming money from teacher's paychecks and diverting it to partisan political campaigns, which is not only a lie but it is ...


  15. Zac O'Brien's story proves the AFL talent pool hasn't run dryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Age

    Ask anyone at Aberfeldie footy club what they make of the supposed AFL "talent drain" and they'll beg to differ with a two-word answer.


  16. President's labor recess appointments spark controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2010 |

    ... sparring match. Craig Becker, a former associate general counsel for the Service Employees International Union and the AFL-CIO was appointed to the NLRB. He is a strong advocate for card check legislation and was heavily favored by big labor groups. ...


  17. Teague brothers reunite for milestone matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Benalla Ensign

    Former AFL player David Teague lined up for Katandra on Saturday in his brother Gregor's 200th senior game for the Kats.


  18. Benalla contact buttonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2012 | Benalla Ensign

    ... as well as freelance writing for the Melbourne Football Club. Kaitlin said this was her dream - combining her favourite AFL team that she loves so much and writing. Kaitlin joined the Shepparton News in June 2010 and worked in many editorial ...


  19. Pennsylvania Reform Plan Saves Billions Over Long Haul but Nothing NowRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Heartland Institute

    ... Markosek. "The only way to reduce the debt is to make the payments." Rick Bloomingdale, president of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, said Wednesday that Tobash's proposal would hurt future workers' retirement security because the $50,000 limit for the ...


  20. Saints still sorting things out four years after last win over CollingwoodRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Age

    ... Stephen Milne and Collingwood coach Mick Malthouse had a fiery exchange which saw the Magpie boss fined $7500 by the AFL. Almost lost in the wash was just how effectively the then Ross Lyon-coached Saints dealt with the Pies' supposed attacking ...