Seth Michaels, our AFL-CIO presidential website coordinator, joins me in writing this week’s labor blog. Thanks, Seth!

So what if the 2008 primaries are literally days away? We still have work to do in the 2007 elections.

On Dec. 11, a special election in Ohio’s 5th Congressional District pits a hangover from the old Ohio Republican agenda against a progressive who’s willing to fight for working families.