Official Statement of Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa (WASHINGTON) – The following is the official statement of Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on the passing of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. “Today, the entire labor movement lost a true …
Teamsters mourn the loss of @AFLCIO President Richard Trumka. "The entire labor movement lost a true champion for working men & women. Richard was a friend, a colleague & my brother in the fight for workers’ rights in America" - Hoffa
Rich Trumka’s passing is a terrible loss for the labor movement and for working people everywhere. SEIU members and Fight for $15 leaders send love and solidarity to our brothers and sisters at the AFL-CIO as we grieve the loss of a legendary leader of working people. https://twitter.com/lizshuler/status/1423322011187781638
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