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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On Monday, March 10th Ann Converso was elected president of the UAN and it was announced that the UAN regained its seat on the AFL CIO Council.
The parties agree to apply Article XX of the AFL CIO Constitution to the term "established collective bargaining relationship."
Groups involved with the rally included the Workman's Circle Shule, a Jewish Sunday school in Brookline, Mass AFL CIO, Mass Jobs with Justice, Mass National Organization for Women, UNITE, and the Jewish Labor Committee.