‘Politicians Didn’t Create the Labor Movement, and…Won’t Destroy the Labor Movement’

This post originally appeared at the Kentucky State AFL-CIO.

Hundreds of union members who rallied at Kentucky’s Capitol against a trio of Republican union-busting bills surely knew the legislation was unstoppable.

They bundled up against biting cold and came anyway.

“At the end of the day, you still have to show up,” said DeLane Adams, AFL-CIO Southern region communications coordinator. “It’s important for politicians to see the faces of people who are going to be affected by what they do.”