The AFL-CIO Reacts to President Obama's State of the Union Address Comments 01/29/2014 AFL-CIO [View the story "The AFL-CIO's Reaction to the State of the Union Address" on Storify] The email address provided does not appear to be valid. Please check the address entered and try again. Sign up to receive AFL-CIO Now blog alerts>> Thank you for signing up to receive our blog alerts. You will receive your first email shortly. Tagged under: Barack Obama, Damon Silvers, Elizabeth Shuler, Mike Podhorzer, President Obama, Richard Trumka, State of the Union, Tefere Gebre, Thea Lee, Union, William Spriggs Related Stories Social Security and Medicare Trustees' Reports Deliver Reassuring News Trumka: Donald Trump Puts Greed Over Working People '20 People Control More Wealth Than Half the Population': Trumka Addresses the Democratic Platform Committee Should We Increase Social Security Benefits?