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The 2.5 million member New York State AFL-CIO announced the endorsements of candidates running for office in the November 3, 2020 elections. 

By Mario Cilento as seen today in the Buffalo News

Labor Day parades have been postponed and celebrations with family and friends will include masks and social distancing. But we can honor working people by acknowledging where we have been and where we need to go.

What better way to practice social distancing than getting out into nature for a little camping! Now you can make it even better with some Union-Made camping must haves... like S'mores.  List from Labor 411.

S’mores
Honey Maid Graham Crackers (BCTGM)
Campfire Marshmallows (IBT)
Chocolate – Ghirardelli, Hershey, Cadbury (BCTGM, UFCW)

Grill
Weber (IUANPW)

Hammocks
Algoma Net (UFCW)

Outdoor Clothing
All American Clothing Co. (IBEW)
Carhartt (IBT)

After the most unusual school year ever, planning is underway on how to safely reopen schools. NYSUT President Andy Pallotta joins the podcast to talk about what school may look like this fall.

The horrific and senseless death of George Floyd has left us all reeling and during an already uncertain time.