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Employees Union: Sen and State

employees union: The candidates' next stop is Nevada, an early primary state and battleground state, where pocketbook issues prevail and labour still holds sway, according to CTV. About 500 union members on Saturday are primed to grill the candidates on their economic vision and their commitment to workers at a forum hosted by American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, a public employees union that counts 1.6 million people among its members. That won't be the case this weekend. At least 19 White House hopefuls, including former Vice-President Joe Biden, California Sen. Bernie Sanders and Massachusetts Sen. Kamala Harris, Vermont Sen. ( As reported in the news.