2013 Deliberated Resolutions

The following resolutions have been approved by delegates to the AFL-CIO Convention 2013.

Resolution 1: Enacting Labor Laws That Address the Needs of All Workers in the United States
Resolution 2: Assisting All Workers to Organize ( PDF )
Resolution 3: Exercising Our Civic Rights to Rebuild Our Democracy, Expand Workers’ Rights and Strengthen Workers’ Organizations ( PDF )
Resolution 4: Assisting Immigrant Workers to Become Citizens and Exercise Their Workplace Rights [subsumes Resolutions 23 and 31] ( PDF )
Resolution 5: A Broad, Inclusive and Effective Labor Movement ( PDF )
Resolution 6: Shared Prosperity ( PDF )
Resolution 7: The Conversation About Economics We Need to Have ( PDF )
Resolution 8: Global Organizing ( PDF )
Resolution 9: Good Jobs, Economic Security and Tax Fairness ( PDF )
Resolution 10: Raising Wages is the Answer [Amended] ( PDF )
Resolution 11: Retirement Security for All [subsumes Resolution 45] ( PDF )
Resolution 12: America and the World Need a New Approach to Trade and Globalization ( PDF )
Resolution 13: Safe Jobs—Every Worker’s Right ( PDF )
Resolution 14: One Law for Workers, Another for Bankers—Bankruptcy Abuses and the Unfinished Business of Financial Reform ( PDF )
Resolution 15: Protecting and Expanding Medicare Benefits ( PDF )
Resolution 16: Building Enduring Labor-Community Partnerships ( PDF )
Resolution 17: Prisons and Profits—The Big Business Behind Mass Incarceration ( PDF )
Resolution 18: AFL-CIO Women’s Initiative: Shared Values, Shared Leadership, Shared Prosperity ( PDF )
Resolution 19: Investing in Our Future: Young Workers and Youth Engagement ( PDF )
Resolution 20: Building a Diverse and Inclusive Labor Movement Now and for the Future [subsumes Resolution 22] (PDF )
Resolution 25: International Labor Solidarity is More Than a Slogan [subsumes Resolution 21] ( PDF )
Resolution 26: Resolution to Develop a Southern Organizing Strategy [Amended] ( PDF )
Resolution 27: Resolution on Honduras ( PDF )
Resolution 28: Solidarity, Effectiveness and Accountability at the Grassroots: State Federations, Central Labor Councils and Affiliates ( PDF )
Resolution 29: In Support of the American Labor Museum [Amended] ( PDF )
Resolution 33: Gateway Pacific Terminal ( PDF )
Resolution 34: AFL-CIO Convention Resolution on Bipartisan Political Action ( PDF )
Resolution 35: Reclaiming the Promise of Public Education ( PDF )
Resolution 36: Addressing the Increasing Burden of Student Debt and Supporting High-Quality Public Higher Education ( PDF )
Resolution 37: Passing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act: Protecting America’s Workers ( PDF )
Resolution 38: Resolution That Reynolds American Inc. Establish a Process with FLOC That Guarantees Freedom of Association and Worker Representation for Tobacco Farm Workers in the Tobacco Supply Chain ( PDF )
Resolution 39: Reject Any Attempt to Privatize the Tennessee Valley Authority ( PDF )
Resolution 40: A Postal Service for the 21st Century: Innovation and Growth, Not Downsizing and Decline ( PDF )
Resolution 41: Collective Bargaining ( PDF )
Resolution 42: National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Museum and Memorial ( PDF )
Resolution 47: Justice for Santiago Rafael Cruz ( PDF )
Resolution 49: Resolution to Include Union Label Identification in Contract Language ( PDF )
Resolution 51: Resolution in Support of the Release of Oscar López Rivera ( PDF )
Resolution 52: Governor Corbett and Mayor Nutter's Attack on Philadelphia Public Education and Public Services ( PDF)
Resolution 53: Assuring Sound Priorities for New Labor Movement Strategies: Aligning Vision with Accountability and Fiscal Responsibility ( PDF )
Resolution 54: AFL-CIO Convention Resolution on the Affordable Care Act ( PDF )