Receiving the Wellstone Award from the AFL-CIO   ...1 of 3 >>
January 10, 2003--Howard Dean, in his first full day as former governor, received the inaugural Wellstone Award from the AFL-CIO for his support of the nurses at Fletcher Allan Health Care in Burlington during their efforts to organize.  In a letter he wrote, "If  I were a nurse, I would vote to unionize."

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