Radio: Longtime AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka dies at 72

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Longtime AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka dies at 72

Richard Trumka, the powerful president of the AFL-CIO labor union, has died.

“The labor movement, the AFL-CIO and the nation lost a legend today,” the AFL-CIO said in a statement. “Rich Trumka devoted his life to working people, from his early days as president of the United Mine Workers of America to his unparalleled leadership as the voice of America’s labor movement.”

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