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Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

President Biden and Vice President Harris have announced their support for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, the largest long-term investment in our infrastructure and competitiveness in nearly a century – an investment that will make our economy more sustainable, resilient, and just. Be sure to read the full  White House Briefing Room Factsheet to learn how this investment will benefit all Americans.

Support the "Protect the Rights to Organize Act"

On Thursday, 7/22/21, Daviess County Labor and the Democratic Party rallied at Mitch McConnell Plaza (Owensboro riverfront). There were impromptu speakers on behalf of the PROAct (Protect the Right to Organize Act) legislation. Organizers shared signs, flyers and literature on the PROAct as well as how to contact your congressman and representatives. Sponsored by the Owensboro Central Council of Labor, and the KY AFL-CIO

 
What is the ProAct?
On March 9, 2021, the US House of Representatives passed the PROAct on a bipartisan vote, 225 to 206. The PROAct would expand protections for workers to exercise their rights to join a union and bargain collectively for better wages and working conditions. The legislation is now in the hands of the Senate.  President Biden has expressed support for the PROAct  For an excellent information source on this issue, go to 

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