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No Labor Shortage: 11M Americans Out of Work, but All Want Full-Time Jobs

There remain more than 11 million Americans who are out of work despite claims by the big business lobby of a so-called “labor shortage.”

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930 American GM Workers Win Full-Time Jobs, Wage Hikes in ‘Amazing’ UAW Deal

A deal struck between the United Auto Workers (UAW) and General Motors (GM) has won full-time jobs for about 930 American workers who have been…

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Report: AT&T Laying Off Americans, Forcing Them to Train Their Foreign Replacements

Multinational corporation AT&T is reportedly laying off thousands of American workers after forcing them to train their foreign replacements who have been imported through the…

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Census Bureau: Migration to America Drops to Lowest Level This Decade

Overall net migration has dropped to the lowest level this decade, according to the latest Census Bureau data.

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Study: Opioid Deaths Rise in Towns Where U.S. Auto Plants Have Closed

Opioid deaths sharply rise in American communities where multinational automakers have closed their United States plants, the latest medical study confirms.

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Working Class Secures Largest Wage Hikes Thanks to Tight Labor Market

The bottom 25 percent of American wage earners secured the largest wage hikes year-to-year compared to all others for November, newly released data reveals, thanks…

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Labor Unions Come Out Strong to Support Trump Trade Deal: ‘Huge Win for Working People in America’

The nation’s most prominent labor unions are coming out strong to support President Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade deal that will replace the job-killing…

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U.S. Steel to Lay Off More than 1500 American Workers, Idle Michigan Plant

U.S. Steel announced that more than 1,500 American workers will be laid off as the company plans to effectively idle a plant near Detroit, Michigan.

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Historic Achievement: Labor Union Backs Trump USMCA Trade Agreement

The AFL-CIO, the largest labor union in North America, has endorsed President Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), showing its first public support of a trade deal…

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U.S. Farmers Back Trump: Federal Aid Has ‘Been a Godsend’ in Trade War

American farmers are backing President Trump in the United States’ trade war with China, calling the president’s billions in federal aid to farmers “a godsend.”

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