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Links to AFL-CIO Departments and Programs

AFL-CIO Home Page
Policy statements, press releases, public documents, research library, national issues, and information you can use to unionize!

AFL-CIO Legislation and Politics
The online center for union members and all working women and men to get involved in electing candidates who support and will enact a working families’ agenda.

Helmets to Hardhats
Helmets to Hardhats places quality men and women from the Armed Forces into promising building and construction careers.

Workers Memorial Day
Every year on April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew our efforts for safe workplaces.

Boycott List and Union Label Information;
The official boycott list of the AFL-CIO.

AFL-CIO Congressional Voting Scorecard
See how your representatives in Congress voted on issues followed by the AFL-CIO legislative department.

(Also see the Boilermakers Congressional Voting Scorecard)

AFL-CIO Organizing Institute
Providing instruction and advice for organizing a union.

AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust
The HIT is a fixed-income investment fund whose investors include union and public employee pension plans. The HIT’s primary objective is to provide competitive returns to its investors. The HIT’s socially responsible investments also generate collateral benefits including workforce housing and union construction jobs. Projects financed by the HIT are built 100% union.

Hit Home!
The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust, in cooperation with Union Privilege and Chase, help make mortgage benefits accessible to AFL-CIO union members in New York City. Get started living today!

Working Women Working Together
With information on the struggle for equal pay for women.

Transportation Trades Department
The AFL-CIO's Transportation Trades Department web site.

Center for the Protection of Workers' Rights
The research and development arm of the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO, this organization focuses on health, safety, and ergonomics research for the construction industry.

IndustriALL Global Union - North American Regional Office
IndustriALL Global Union represents 50 million workers in 140 countries in the mining, energy and manufacturing sectors and is a new force in global solidarity taking up the fight for better working conditions and trade union rights around the world.

International Metalworkers' Federation (IMF)
An international trade-union secretariat to which the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers is affiliated.

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