Press Release

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, AFL-CIO Delays Its Convention

Statement from AFL-CIO Communications Director Tim Schlittner on the AFL-CIO Convention:

In order to protect the health and safety of our delegates and hold a safe, in-person event that builds solidarity and supports union members and unionized businesses in the great city of Philadelphia, the AFL-CIO Executive Council today unanimously delayed the AFL-CIO 29th Constitutional Convention from October 2021 to June 2022.

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