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AFL-CIO President Trumka: China’s Transportation Network Improved, U.S.’s Stagnated

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka testified before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Wednesday, on the “amazing” advances that China has made in its transportation infrastructure, while the U.S. has fallen far behind. Though nominally the subject was “reauthorization … Continue reading

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In China, AFL-CIO’s Trumka Sees Contrast Between Bankrupt Transatlantic vs. Progress of Eurasia

Just back from an eye-opening trip to China, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka told a Jan. 14 telephone press conference that the union will lobby heavily for Congress to approve new infrastructure development. He reeled off statistics and relating them to … Continue reading

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