Friends of UE
In Mexico City Government
|| Jesus Campos Linas
Bertha Luján, one of the three
co-presidents of the Authentic Labor Front (FAT), has resigned her position
with the independent union federation to take office as controller of the
government of Mexico City, as a member of the cabinet of Mayor Andrés Manuel
López Obrador of the Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD). Luján, who
pledges to continue to work for the FAT’s ideals, is pictured here speaking
at the 59th UE Convention in 1994.
Also, the mayor has appointed Jesus Campos Linas to head the
Mexico City Labor Board. Known for his work with honest and democratic unions,
Campos Linas testified on behalf of UE in both cases (General Electric,
Echlin) the union filed under NAFTA.
UE News - 02/01