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Sept. 29, 2015 - The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board regarding audit quality indicators.

Sept. 14, 2015 - The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding executive pay clawbacks.

Sept. 8, 2015 - The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding audit committee disclosures.

Aug. 31, 2015 - The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board regarding the disclosure of the names of audit engagement partners.

July 29, 2015 - The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board regarding the auditor’s use of the work of specialists.

July 6, 2015 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter  to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on the SEC’s proposed pay ratio disclosure rule.

June 30, 2015 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission on the SEC’s proposed pay-versus-performance rule.

Nov. 3, 2014 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board regarding its auditing standards on accounting estimates and fair value measurements.

Aug. 8, 2014 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter  to the Securities and Exchange Commission on the SEC’s proposed rule to implement Section 953(a) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that requires companies to disclose CEO pay for performance information.

June 20, 2014 – The AFL-CIO sent a legislative alert  to Representatives urging them to oppose the “Customer Protection and Energy User Relief Act”.

May 20, 2014 –  The AFL-CIO sent a legislative alert to Members of the Financial Services Committee urging Congress to support the Office of Financial Research’s effort to collect data that is essential to analyze systemic risk.

May 7, 2014 –  The AFL-CIO sent a legislative alert to Members of the Financial Services Committee opposing several bills scheduled for mark-up in the Committee.

March 17, 2014 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board regarding its proposed auditing standards on improving the transparency of audits.

Feb. 3, 2014 – The AFL-CIO submitted a comment letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission on the proposed rule on crowd funding that is required by the JOBS Act.

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