Workers' Voice

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Workers' Voice
Party:Liberal
Website:Official website

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The Workers' Voice is a Super PAC that was started by the AFL-CIO.[1]

Financial distribution method

The Workers' Voice is trying a new method of distributing Super PAC funds. Citizens, whether AFL-CIO members or not, can register with the Super PAC and log campaign activities, such as phone-banking or get-out-the-vote efforts. These volunteer hours can earn them a say in how Workers' Voice spends its funds.[2]

2012 elections

According to the Sunlight Foundation, the Workers' Voice PAC spent $5,878,449 on the 2012 elections. Of those funds, 76.14 percent achieved the desired result, based on Sunlight Foundation analysis.[3]

Expenditures

March 2012

As of March 31, 2012, the Workers' Voice PAC had spent 1,825,359,[4] with independent expenditures totaling $2,932. The independent expenditures were in support of Mark Critz (D) of Pennsyvlania. [5]

Workers' Voice has $4,092,196 cash on-hand.[4]

Donors

Organizations

As of June 4, 2012, the top 5 donors to the Workers' Voice were[6]:

Top 5 Donors to AFL-CIO Workers' Voice, 2012[6]
Occupation/Employer Total From Individuals From Organizations
AFL-CIO $2,206,369 $0 $2,206,369
American Federation of Teachers $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
UNITE HERE $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
American Fedn of St/Cnty/Munic Employees $500,000 $0 $500,000
National Assn of Letter Carriers $500,000 $0 $500,000

Industries

As of April 21, 2012, the top 5 industries donating to the Workers' Voice were[7]:

Top 5 Donors to AFL-CIO Workers' Voice, 2012[7]
Industry Total From Individuals From Organizations
Misc Unions $3,206,369 $0 $3,206,369
Public Sector Unions $2,225,000 $0 $2,225,000
Industrial Unions $276,587 $0 $276,587
Transportation Unions $100,000 $0 $100,000
Building Trade Unions $100,000 $0 $100,000

Recent news

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