American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations

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Noun1.American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations - the largest federation of North American labor unions; formed in 1955
federation - an organization formed by merging several groups or parties
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The parties agree to apply Article XX of the AFL CIO Constitution to the term "established collective bargaining relationship.
The Parties recognize that SEIU is the largest union for health care workers, including RNs in the United States and the UAN, AFL CIO is the largest and only national union for RNs in the United States.
What authority does the AFL CIO have over affiliated unions?