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    :: Friday, July 21, 2006 ::

    After 'rocky' start, revamped unions rev up political activity - By Jill Lawrence, USA TODAY
    AFL-CIO President John Sweeney, who warned last year that divisions would weaken the labor movement, now says the two sides are discussing 'the parameters of a national campaign' after 'a very solid, united effort' last fall in Virginia, New Jersey and California.

    As the AFL-CIO imploded, unions helped elect Democratic governors in Virginia and New Jersey.
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