Just this morning, St. Louis fast food workers walked off of their jobs because they can't survive on $7.35 an hour. These brave workers are standing up to the huge corporations they work for to demand a living wage and the respect they deserve. They were inspired by the strikes in New York and Chicago last month, and the support they've been getting from across the country.
Seems like Akin has a hard time keeping his foot out of his mouth. Like when he called Medicare unconstitutional. That is why SEIU and Emily's List have joined together to launch a television ad to educate Missouri voters (especially women!) about what is at stake this November.
JOLIET, Ill.-In a show of solidarity within the labor movement, Illinois' largest union donated financial support to striking Caterpillar workers in Joliet Wednesday, vowing to stand with them in their struggle for economic justice. Leaders of SEIU Health Care Illinois...