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Big Labor commends Democrats for resisting 'extortion'

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AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka congratulated President Obama and the rest of the Democratic leadership Thursday on ending the government shutdown and lifting the debt ceiling. He called the Republicans' demands "extortion" and said the Democrats were right to resist them. "Finally — after more than two weeks of government shutdown, with hundreds of thousands of Americans out of work and...

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