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Ethical practices

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

AFL-CIO Committees, 1956-1980

 Series 8
Scope and Contents

This series contains committee correspondence, reports, notes, and minutes, covering the years 1956-1980.

Ethical Practices Committee, 1940-1965

 Series 13
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence, testimony, reports, and exhibits created and collected during the activities of the AFL-CIO Ethical Practices Committee, established at the time of the merger to resolve serious problems of corruption in financial dealings or communism in political philosophy. The activities of the committee were concentrated in the years 1955 to 1965 but documents collected during the investigation of charges date as early as 1940. Also in this series can be found...

Other Committees, 1963-1979

Scope and Contents Sub-series 2 contains files having to do with all other committees, including the Campaign Policy Committee for the 1968 elections, a foreign trade committee, and a defense committee. The Campaign Policy Committee documents reflect the AFL-CIO's view of the 1968 election as a particularly crucial election. These papers also document the AFL-CIO's views on such key issues as the war in Vietnam, the anti-war movement, the urban crisis, and labor-management relations. Executive Council files...

Standing Committees, 1956-1980

Scope and Contents Sub-series 1, containing records of standing committees, accounts for the bulk of this series. Section XIII of the 1955 AFL-CIO Constitution provided for the creation of a number of standing committees: Civil Rights, Community Services, Economic Policy, Education, Ethical Practices, Housing, International Affairs, Legislation, Political Education, Public Relations, Safety and Occupational Health, Social Security, and Veterans' Affairs. Other standing committees were established at subsequent...