What is the difference between CIO and AFL?
What does AFL-CIO promote?
When did AFL and CIO merge?
Are Teamsters AFL-CIO?
What is America’s largest union?
Is AFL-CIO a union?
Are Carpenters AFL-CIO?
Who is the new president of the AFL-CIO?
Who did the AFL represent?
Is AFL-CIO a non profit?
Why was AFL founded?
December 1886 and formed the American Federation of Labor (AFL). The immediate aim was to drive the Knights from the industrial field, and, thanks largely to the Knights’ own confusion and to employers’ counterattacks, this was speedily accomplished.
Who did the AFL support?
Why was the AFL different from other unions?
What did the AFL do for workers?
Why did the AFL and CIO split in 1937?
How was the AFL different from the Knights of Labor?
Why did the AFL only want skilled workers?
Where was John L Lewis born?
The county was formed in 1846 and was named for Robert Lucas, a Governor of the Territory.
When was John L Lewis born?
What union is the CIO?
Where is John L Lewis buried?
The Lincoln Tomb, where Abraham Lincoln, his wife and all but one of their children lie, is here, as are the graves of other prominent Illinois figures.