Central New Mexico Labor Council

 During the 2017 legislative session, legislators worked together to pass a bipartisan budget that funded essential services for New Mexicans, such as schools and universites.  In an unprecedented show of short-sighted vindictiveness, the governor vetoed the budget and all funding for higher education in New Mexico, calling for a costly special session, which she hasn't even scheduled. 

Legislators can put an end to this nonsense by standing together and overriding her veto.  Tell your senator and representative to override the veto!

It was a shocking and disturbing move, Governor Susana Martinez recently vetoed all funding for higher education in New Mexico. That’s right: ALL funding. TAKE ACTION, tell her no more cuts for students and essential public services. CLICK http://nomorecutsnm.com/

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Honor All Workers Who Have Lost Their Lives On The Job

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It was a shocking and disturbing move, Governor Susana Martinez vetoed all funding for higher education in New Mexico. That’s right: ALL funding. CLICK to write your action letter

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Trumka’s posture toward Trump is not one of total opposition. He’s skeptical and suspicious, certainly. In addition to thinking Trump has gone Wall Street as president, Trumka fears that Trump will gut labor safety regulations and thinks he probably can’t bring jobs back to the coal fields in huge numbers.

Read the full article in The Daily Beast.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka issued the statement Thursday while negotiators were meeting behind closed doors for a third straight day.
Sisters and Brothers of New Mexico Labor, It's Convention time! Let's meet in Santa Fe June 9th and 10th, elect our leaders and map out our tactics in the fight for workers' justice! We MUST make New Mexico "UNION STRONG" in 2017.

Donald J. Trump made coal miners a central metaphor of his presidential campaign, promising to “put our miners back to work” and look after their interests in a way that the Obama administration did not. Now, three months into his presidency, comes a test of that promise.

Unless Congress intervenes by late April, government-funded health benefits will abruptly lapse for more than 20,000 retired miners, concentrated in Trump states that include Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Many of the miners have serious health problems arising from their years in the mines.

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