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Judge to move quickly on ballot lawsuit

...political strategy as did Walker and Mallott."The lawsuit also notes that the candidates succumbed to pressure by the Alaska AFL-CIO and its president to merge campaigns under a "super ticket" expected to present a better chance of defeating Parnell...
Sullivan says he backs state minimum wage measure

...critics - including the campaign of Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich - accused Sullivan of flip-flopping.The Alaska AFL-CIO, in a release, called his latest statement supporting the initiative an attempt to pander to voters."Dan Sullivan...
Union opposes legislative action on minimum wage

...bill not only undermines the process, but deprives Alaska voters the opportunity liberties we all value so much," Alaska AFL-CIO President Vince Beltrami told lawmakers Saturday during a joint hearing of the House and Senate judiciary committees...
Labor, business spar over Free Choice Act

...elections. This will allow the unions to avoid campaigns where both sides of the story can be told." Beltrami, Alaska AFL-CIO president, fired right back. "Over the last 40 years the National Labor Relations Act (passed in the 1930s to...
Minimum wage initiative certified for November ballot

...the last word. The initiative being sought by the Alaska AFL-CIO would raise the state's minimum wage to $7.15...minimum wage. Mano Frey, executive president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, said the minimum wage in this state is below Washington...
Group supporting Senate bipartisan majority weighs in with campaign spending

...Alaskans First Committee during the period was the Alaska AFL-CIO, which gave $134,000.The reporting period covers...our minds." Beltrami, who is also president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, did not have an exact figure as far as the fundraising...

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