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What does CIO stand for?

CIO stands for Congress of Industrial Organizations (the prior half of the AFL-CIO, 1936-1955)

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Its successes, according to Cloud, included John Sweeney winning the presidency of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1995 and the growing influence of his New Voices coalition; the successful Teamster strike against UPS in 1997; and the United Auto Workers victory against automakers in 1998.
The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), which groups 57 national and international labor unions, said the Senate bill "doesn't live up to the kind of reform we need.
The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), which groups 57 national and international labor unions, said the Senate bill "doesn't live up to the kind of reform we need.
United Mine Workers leader John Lewis, who founded what became the Congress of Industrial Organizations, punched Carpenters President William Hutcheson onstage at the AFL’s convention in 1935 after the two exchanged words.
In the tripartite talks, John Sweeney, president of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, called on the G-8 officials to ''ensure coordinating government actions to reduce rising risks of unemployment and support decent work'' and ''effective action to reduce regional inequalities.
Fred Frost, president of the South Florida American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, has demanded Timoney be held accountable for the actions of his officers.