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If America’s election democracy is taken away from us, what’s left? Only concerted action by ORGANIZED freedom-loving Americans!

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A complete and accurate count in the 2020 census is vital to working families in every corner of our country but the enumeration period ends soon and there are still communities with low response rates.

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Given the multiple crises facing American this year, 2020 has felt like “an absolute gut punch.” But organized labor was meant for difficult times like these, and by joining together with each other to weather these crises and tackle the problems that caused them, we will win.

The Dallas AFL-CIO Central Labor Council meeting on September 17 committed to fighting on every front to win the elections. Funds were voted for mailing to union members throughout the county. They will receive the list of union-endorsed candidates that is on our web site. Active and retired members are beginning texting parties, literature drops, and phone banking.

This election year, America faces interlocking crises—a global health crisis, economic collapse, and systemic racism. Even as we live in fear of disease and economic ruin, we have had to watch the on-camera murders of unarmed Black people by officers who have sworn to protect and serve us. So many of us have stood outside nursing homes and hospitals as our loved ones died inside, alone. In response, we are struggling with despair and asking, Dare we hope for profound change in our public life?