Shortcut Navigation:

Action Center

Fill the Supreme Court Vacancy

Tell Senate Republican leaders to do their jobs and fill the Supreme Court vacancy.

Protect Our Seniors

Tell Congress Social Security benefits shouldn't be garnished. Restore the law that gives our seniors greater financial security.

Implement the Overtime Rule

Tell President Obama and the Department of Labor to move quickly on implementing the new overtime rule that will increase workers’ wages and rebuild our middle-class.

End "Golden Parachute" Payouts for Wall Street Executives

Tell Congress to support the Financial Services Conflict of Interest Act to stop corporations and Wall Street from giving huge “golden parachute” payouts to executives who leave their companies to take government posts.

Trade Deals Must Work for Working People

Sign the petition now to tell U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman and President Barack Obama that the Trans-Pacific Partnership or any other future trade deal needs to work for working people, not big corporations.


  • Join us for vibrant forums, policy-driving summits and thought-provoking author events at the House of Labor at 815 16th St. NW, Washington, D.C.

In Congress

How did your members of Congress vote on issues that are important to you? Enter your ZIP code and find out.

Executive Paywatch

CEOs of S&P 500 Index companies made 373 times the average wages of rank-and-file workers in 2014. In 1980, CEOs of large U.S. companies made 42 times the average wages of workers. Find out more at the AFL-CIO's Executive Paywatch.

Online Community

More Info


  • Sign up for working families e-mail alerts here.
  • Text WORK to AFLCIO (235246) to receive periodic text alerts from the AFL-CIO. (Message and data rates may apply.)
  • Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Join Us Online