National Press Club

Richard Trumka Remarks on Labor Issues

January 11, 2010

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Run time: 33 minutes

Richard Trumka talked about major domestic legislative initiatives and labor issues. In his remarks he criticized pending health care reform legislation, saying that financing provisions to tax some health care insurance plans would hurt working families. He also spoke about other issues, including a jobs bill, card check, international trade, and unionization. Following his remarks, he responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.