WIN Looks Back At A Year Of Massive Jobs Loss As Workers And Unions Struggle For Change – 12/31/09
By Doug Cunningham
Immense economic pain was inflicted upon millions of U.S. workers and their families in 2009 as Wall Street banks were bailed out with hundreds of billions of dollars. The banksters quickly returned to their old greedy ways. AFL-CIO President Rich Trumka led a protest at the banker’s convention in Chicago.
[Trumka]: ““We’re here to make a difference, to clean up Wall Street’s reeking garbage that’s contaminating Main Street.”