Service Employees International Union

Lobbyists launch major push on immigration legislation

Lobbyists launch major push on immigration legislation

Supporters of a U.S. immigration reform bill are launching a push for the legislation this week that includes phone calls to lawmakers from Catholic bishops, visits to Capitol Hill from high-tech lobbyists and an ad blitz sponsored by organized labor. The lobbying frenzy is aimed at overcoming resistance among many Republicans in the House of […]

Pro-Obama groups shell out $4 milion for Spanish language ad blitz against Romney

Si habla Espanol? If you do speak Spanish then be prepared for a barrage of anti-Mitt Romney ads on your TV because pro-Obama Priorities USA “Super PAC” and the Service Employees International Union are footing the bill for a $ million ad blitz aimed at using the presumptive GOP nominee’s words against him. Priorities senior […]

Unions plan to spend big to re-elect Obama

Unions plan to spend big to re-elect Obama

Unions say they are gearing up to spend more than $400 million to help re-elect President Barack Obama and lift Democrats this election year in a fight for labor’s survival. Under siege in state legislatures around the country – and fearing the consequences of a Republican in the White House – union leaders say they […]