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AFL-CIO president’s town-hall to meet Tuesday Town Hall The meeting will be held at United Steelworkers Local 979

Jun 17, 2019 - Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka believes the new North American Free Trade Agreement isn’t good for workers.

He’s hosting a town hall meeting in Cleveland on Tuesday, urging union members to lobby against the new NAFTA, saying it would harm workers just like the 25-year-old treaty it seeks to replace. However, supporters believe the new NAFTA addresses concerns raised about the existing trade deal, including job loss.

“Demanding Better: A Town Hall on Trade” is at 6 p.m. at ...