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  1. How Does Your Salary Compare with a Medtech CEO's?Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

    ... pay ratios. Last year, chief execs at S&P 500 companies earned 331 times more than the average worker, according to the AFL-CIO. Here's a look at the breakdown between CEO and average employee compensation in medtech:


  2. Scouting, Personnel Changes AnnouncedRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... and the UFL's Sacramento Mountain Lions. He was also the director of player personnel for the Kansas City Command of the AFL. Joe Hastings was hired as a pro personnel assistant. He spent most of the 2011 season on the 49ers practice squad before ...


  3. Six inducted into AFL Hall of FameRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Age

    Matthew Richardson and Anthony Koutoufides joined Andrew McLeod, Warren Tredrea and Brad Johnson to form an impressive group of recently retired players inducted into the AFL Hall of Fame.


  4. 5 Ways Obamacare rips off MillennialsRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2013 |

    ... their lives and health care options. Obamacare is so lousy that 2000 plus corporations have received exemptions; the AFL-CIO has called it a disaster that hurts millions of working Americans. Let us not forget that Congress is seeking exemptions for ...


  5. Best Young Political LobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Chicago Reader

    ... while in office. But Alexander's never run for office. Raised in Georgia, she got her start working as a fellow for the AFL-CIO in Washington, D.C. In 2010, she moved to Chicago to work for AFSCME, lobbying in the City Council, the Cook County Board ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. Midfield coach Rawlings gives Eagles insightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Examiner

    ... of the playing environment. Simpson's midfield coach is Brady Rawlings, the Devonport product who played five of his 245 AFL games for North Melbourne (including his 150th) at Aurora Stadium, a ground he first graced as a junior. ``It is a really ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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 ...


  10. 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 ...


  11. 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 ...


  12. 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.


  13. 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 ...


  14. 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.


  15. 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 ...


  16. N.J.'s pension crisis growing deeperRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 |

    ... by not making the bigger payments, is missing crucial opportunities to grow the fund. Liebtag, who represents the AFL-CIO union, underscored his point at the council's meeting last week after recent pension fund investment gains were outlined by the ...


  17. Inside Rebecca Judd's state-of-the-art bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Inside Rebecca Judd's state-of-the-art bathroom: WAG opens doors of the Melbourne mansion she shares with AFL footballer husband She's a model, television presenter and speech pathologist, but it looks like AFL WAG Rebecca Judd can now add interior designer to her resume.


  18. Resume of 'Quarterback Whisperer' appears fraudulentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Times

    ... the next several years playing indoor football after one year at Iowa. Numerous references indicate he played on four AFL or af2 teams from 2003-2006: The Louisville Fire. The Memphis Xplorers. The Chicago Rush. And... the Bossier City Battle ...


  19. Freed after five years as Taliban hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Northern Territory News

    ... nabis in a stolen handbag. THE stars have aligned for Jake Neade, with the Territorian set to play his first game of the AFL season at TIO Traeger Park in Alice Springs.


  20. Examiner Editorial: Unions that backed Obamacare now whine about higher costsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... Obamacare when it was enacted in March 2010. In fact, many described it as one the greatest legislative feats ever. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka called it a "momentous step forward," while United Food and Commercial Workers Union President Joe ...