“The GMP Delegation of the 2013 AFL-CIO Convention returned to their respective states
feeling energized and empowered by the promise of new partnerships and new strategies to strengthen the Labor Movement.”
THE GMP ATTENDS THE AFL-CIO CONVENTION
With a convention motto of “Dream, Innovate, Act”, the 2013 AFL-CIO
Convention was convened in Los Angeles during the 2nd week in September.
Under the leadership of President Trumka, the labor movement debated
strategies for revitalizing and building a broader, stronger, diverse and inclusive
movement for the future.
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