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Climate Change

AFL-CIO's Baugh, USWA's Klinefelter discuss climate change, other enviro issues

Can labor unions and environmental groups overcome their longstanding differences to form an effective political alliance? How much can they shape how Congress deals with climate change? Do they have the power to block President Bush's CAFTA trade pact? In today's OnPoint interview, Bob Baugh, executive director of AFL-CIO's Industrial Union Council, and Bill Klinefelter, legislative director for the United Steel Workers of America, about new green and blue-collar alliances.