AFSCME DC 47’s Next Wave’s Ethelind Baylor seen here with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumpka at labor event before the start of the DNC in Philly.

Ethelind welcomed brothers and sisters to Philly at the Sheraton Hotel in center city. President Trumpka said members of organized labor were the most effective folks involved in the to get-out-the-vote effort. He also urged brothers and sisters to educate delegates at the convention about what organized labor is doing nationwide. Material was provided to help in that education effort.