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Karen Nussbaum

Karen Nussbaum

Karen Nussbaum has been fighting for the rights of working men and women for over four decades. She was a founder and director of 9to5, National Association of Working Women; president of District 925, SEIU; and the director of the U.S. Department of Labor Women’s Bureau, the highest seat in the federal government devoted to women’s issues, during the first Clinton Administration.

She is the executive director of Working America, the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO.  Working America's 3 million members are working people who don't have a union on the job and share concern for jobs and democracy.

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Trump Policies That Hurt Workers May Be New Wedge Issue

Trump Policies That Hurt Workers May Be New Wedge Issue

May 10, 2017

Trump administration policies are reversing many protections for workers. Could these actions be undermining Trump's support among working-class voters? More »