Protests are already being planned to oppose Michigan Governor Rick Snyder’s budget plan and plans for emergency financial managers.
Figures released this week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that Michigan had 627000 union workers in 2010. Which is 11.7 percent fewer than the state had a year earlier.
In these difficult and changing economic times, the AFL CIO is actively trying to recruit new members.
[photogallerylink id=25362 align=left]Thousands of people attended the annual Labor Day parade down Woodward and Michigan Avenue Monday morning. Leaders called for more jobs.