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In Labor Day Speech, Biden Calls on Unions to Support Democrats During Midterm Elections

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President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the 29th Quadrennial American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations Convention, June 14, 2022, at the Philadelphia Convention Center.

President Joe Biden called on labor unions to vote for Democrats this fall at a Labor Day picnic in Pittsburgh Monday. WESA’s Kiley Koscinski reports the President’s speech kicked off the midterm election season.

Read the full story at: https://www.wesa.fm/politics-government/2022-09-05/biden-blasts-republicans-calls-on-labor-unions-to-support-democrats-in-pittsburgh-labor-day-speech

(Original air-date: 9/7/22)

Kiley Koscinski is a reporter for 90.5 WESA. She covers breaking stories from a variety of realms in Pittsburgh; with specific interest in the growing technology sector. She has previously produced Morning Edition and The Confluence for 90.5 WESA. Before that she worked as a producer and assignment desk editor at NewsRadio 1020 KDKA. Kiley completed her undergraduate studies at Point Park University.