Clinton Says Childcare Needs To Be A National PriorityImproving child care needs to become a national priority, Hillary Rodham Clinton said on Wednesday, and she urged Republicans in Congress to provide more federal money to help working families care for their children.
Robert Reich: 'What Numbskull In The White House Arranged' For Obama To Showcase Wal-MartPresident Barack Obama is showcasing Wal-Mart, often a target of labor groups and other Democratic constituencies, to promote advances in energy efficiency in his broader campaign to confront climate change.
Unions Ramp Up Push For Immigration Overhaul Labor unions are spending more than $1 million on new television ads criticizing House Republicans for refusing to back comprehensive immigration reform.
GOP Fights To Make Sure Obamacare Fees Stick As Democrats Look To Delay Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., proposed delaying the fee in recent budget talks with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. McConnell and other Republican senators objected; the fee was left intact.
Longtime Supporters Of Health Care Overhaul, Some Unions Frustrated By New Unexpected CostsSome labor unions that initially backed President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the plan that could hurt their members.