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  1. It's official: CEOs have to publicly show how much more they make than their workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Mashable

    ... for concern among economists, particularly as CEO pay has continued to rise. One recent study from labor organization AFL-CIO found that CEOs of major U.S. companies earned about 373 times the average U.S. worker . Public companies - those that have ...


  2. UPDATE 1-U.S. SEC adopts rules mandating disclosure of CEO-worker pay ratiosRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Reuters

    ... SEC has been under mounting pressure by Democrats, like Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and unions such as the AFL-CIO, who support the rule and have lamented delays in its adoption. The measure was tucked into the 2010 Dodd-Frank law amid ...


  3. SEC Approves An Eye-Opener: Exec/Employee Pay Gap ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 |

    ... make than a typical representative of rank-and-file employees. There have been various claims from studies, like the AFL-CIO saying that the average CEO made 331 times more than the average employee and 774 times more than minimum wage workers. That ...


  4. Experts Available: Sec Beats Back Corporate Opponents to Finalize Ceo-Worker Pay Ratio RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | IPS

    ... (D-Mass.) sent her own scathing letter , complaining of continued SEC delays on this and other Dodd-Frank rules. The AFL-CIO upped the pressure by submitting a Freedom of Information Act request for relevant SEC records. In the end, the SEC inserted ...


  5. Meet the overtime elite - Netflix goes 'unlimited' on leave - SEC set to approve pay-gap ruleRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Politico

    ... ring options under federal law and in line with Volkswagen's global business practices." TODAY: DEMS START COURTING IOWA AFL-CIO: The major Democratic presidential


  6. Capitol Report: Both sides plan to protest SEC pay ratio ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... told reporters at an event at the Chamber's offices Tuesday he thought corporations may challenge the rule in court. The AFL-CIO's Heather Slavkin Corzo, who runs the AFL-CIO's Office of Investment, said at a press briefing Tuesday that exclusions ...


  7. Fallen AFL star Ben Cousins was 'delusional and believed his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Fallen AFL star Ben Cousins was 'delusional and believed his parents were being held hostage' when he led police on a low-speed chase... as he is fined $2,600 for reckless driving Disgraced AFL premiership player Ben Cousins was under the delusion his family was being held hostage when he led police on a chase through several Perth suburbs. The former West Coast captain pleaded guilty in Fremantle Courthouse on Wednesday to reckless driving, failing to stop and refusing a breath test over the March 11 incident.


  8. Adam Goodes 'unAustralian' says former Brisbane Roar goalkeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... many thousands of years before European settlement. The Sydney Swans star is considering immediate retirement from the AFL as the booing controversy threatens to run him out of the game. Gold Coast-born McMaster, who played for the Roar between 2007 ...


  9. Crocs on the march southRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 |

    ... in tragedy after a Brisbane man died in a "freak accident" on a tropical getaway. THERE are 71 Aboriginal players in the AFL; only one is routinely booed and it has nothing to do with the colour of his skin, writes Rita Panahi. The discovery has ...


  10. Prisoner sent to mental health wardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    ... boss Tony Frawley wants Territory fans to show their appreciation for Sydney Swans star Adam Goodes by bringing the AFL club to Darwin for a premiership match. Rising sea levels are likely to prove a "turtle disaster" and people power may be ...


  11. Border breakfast wrap-up: Tuesday, July 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Border Mail

    ... anything happening in your part of the world, drop us a line! Email [email protected] CONFIDENTIAL: AFL North East Border regional general manager John O'Donohue said the issue of alleged racial vilification would be handled with ...


  12. 'Non-partisan' redistricting commission would be anything butRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Michigan Radio

    If the Michigan AFL-CIO or the Michigan Chamber of Commerce were each drafting a proposed constitutional amendment to "reform" redistricting, it would be met with media derision, with each eventual proposal seen as favoring one political party over the other. But, when the League of Women Voters , Common Cause , and the Michigan Campaign Finance Network announce that they are part of a Collaborative working to draft an amendment, no similar skepticism has yet arisen.


  13. Social Security Is Under Fire But It Is Here to StayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    ... of Social Security benefits in front of the White House July 13, 2015 in Washington, DC. Social Security Works, the AFL-CIO and additional organizations held the event to deliver 'more than 2 million petition signatures' in support of expanding ...


  14. Who are the top NFL defensive linemen from Pennsylvania? Vote in PennLive's final All-NFL pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 |

    ... the Kansas City Chiefs when he earned NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year honors. A fourth-round draft pick in the 1956 AFL Draft, Katcavage racked up a boatload of sacks even before the category was created. A member of the New York Giants for 13 ...


  15. Ultimate Footy: Fantasy coaches ride the bumps as finals draw nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The wares of AFL coaches weigh heavily on their fantasy counterparts, and while they devise a way to success, Ultimate Footy fantasy coaches hope against hope that it suggests a strong fantasy performance. For all intents and purposes, we ride the same bumps as the AFL bosses, and the anxiety levels increase as finals draw near.


  16. Saturday Serve: Giants make their mark in Canberra after $23 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Age

    ... existence. Plenty of eyebrows were raised in 2010 when the ACT Government signed a 10-year, $23 million deal with the AFL to have the Giants play three premiership games and a pre-season match in Canberra every year. The public was still hurting ...


  17. Jesinta Campbell flashes her toned midriff at Mimco boutique launch in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... to Daily Mail Australia at the fashion launch, Jesinta shared some of her winter workout secrets including how her AFL star fiance Buddy Franklin helps keep her motivated to stay fit. 'He came to a boxing class of mine the other day... He was such a ...


  18. Theodore 'Tevye' Bikel dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... a labor activist, serving as president of Actors Equity Association for 11 years and as the longtime president of the AFL-CIO-affiliated Actors and Artistes of America, according to Deadline Hollywood. In a 2007 interview with Hadassah Magazine, ...


  19. N.J. gains on pension investments appear on the decline this year, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    ... tment firms were producing "subpar earnings" despite charging "inflated fees." Charles Wowkanech, president of the state AFL-CIO union, echoed the call for a cost-benefit analysis, noting that financial gurus such as


  20. Business, Labor Align To Call For Cadillac Tax RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO don't tend to agree on much politically. But the business group and labor union are united in their support for legislation to repeal a tax that will be implemented as part of the Affordable Care Act, according to a report in The New York Times.