Andy Stern, SEIU President Emeritus

"All sorts of unlikely people are talking with, and listening to, Andy Stern--from traditional foes at the Business Roundtable to GOP President Obama himself," says Washingtonian Magazine, noting Stern is both the new face of labor and one of the most frequent visitors at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. His mission? Reform the nation's failed healthcare system, restore accountability for big banks and our elected officials to women and men who go to work everyday and give workers a voice on the job and the chance to build a better life for their families. Read more.


Unions Make Strides as They Attack Banks
New York Times, 3/24/2010

'We need to make ourselves more involved in these people's career planning'
Washington Post, Ezra Klein blog, March 18, 2010

Andy Stern: The New Face of Labor, March 1, 2010

Barack Obama bank reforms: Trying to fix a broker society
The Daily Telegraph (London), January 23, 2010

Obama takes on banking industry
The Guardian, January 22, 2010

Andy Stern: #10 on "100 Most Powerful People in Healthcare 2009"
Modern Healthcare, August 24, 2009

Union leader Andy Stern on the future of big labor
Business Week, September 16, 2009

Unplugged: The SEIU chief on the labor movement and the card check
Las Vegas Sun, May 10, 2009

Mover: A CEO's Nightmare?
Financial Post, April 30, 2009

Keep Private Equity Away From Our Banks
Wall Street Journal, July 7, 2008
By Andy Stern

Main Street, Not Wall Street, Should Fix Crumbling Infrastructure
Christian Science Monitor, May 7, 2008
By Andy Stern and Gov. Kathleen Sebelius


*Who Won?
National Journal, March 27, 2010

A Path Forward: It's Time to Pass Health Insurance Reform
Huffington Post, January 20, 2010
by Andy Stern

Healthcare must be within our reach
The Hill, January 12, 2010
By Andy Stern and the Rev. Dr. George Cummings

Why Healthcare Can't Wait
Huffington Post, February 23, 2009
by Andy Stern and Jeff Kindle

The New Republic, June 30, 2008


Five Things to Know about the Employee Free Choice Act
Huffington Post, March 10, 2009
By Andy Stern

Taking On the Buyout Industry
Washington Post (Q & A), March 10, 2008

US Union Wants Pension Backing For Roads
Financial Times, 2/25/2008

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Andy Stern on MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show
March 15, 2010

The State of the American Worker: Today and Tomorrow
Center for American Progress Action Fund event, January 26, 2010

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MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Show, January 20, 2010

Andy Stern: "Power Player of the Week"
Fox News Sunday (Fox), September 13, 2009

Healthcare: Andy Stern on The Ed Show
The Ed Show (MSNBC), September 9, 2009

A Conversation with Andy Stern--transcript
Charlie Rose, May 14, 2009

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April 29, 2009

Andy Stern talks about health care with Obama at Fiscal Responsibility Summit
Live coverage from MSNBC, February 23, 2009

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Congressman Conyers Thanks SEIU and Andy Stern for Leadership on Healthcare


Andy Stern and Remembering the Seattle General Strike
The Conversation, KUOW 94.9 Public Radio, September 7, 2009

The Hope of Healthcare: An Interview with SEIU President Andy Stern
The Conversation, KUOW 94.9 Public Radio, August 12, 2009


Obama Trades Ideas with Labor Leaders
Chicago Tribune, June 28, 2008

SEIU: Building Political Strength to Change Workers' Lives
Huffington Post, 6/5/2008
By Andy Stern

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