American Farm Bureau Federation

Mission

"AFBF is the unified national voice of agriculture, working through our grassroots organizations to enhance and strengthen the lives of rural Americans and to build strong, prosperous agricultural communities." (http://www.fb.org/index.php?action=about.home)

Issue areas: Business, Labor, and Economics | Environment | Land Use
Major Player:
2006 News Frequency: Top 60th percentile

American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

Mission

"The mission of the AFL-CIO is to improve the lives of working families—to bring economic justice to the workplace and social justice to our nation. To accomplish this mission we will build and change the American labor movement." (http://www.aflcio.org/aboutaflcio/about/mission/index.cfm)

Issue areas: Business, Labor, and Economics
Major Player:
2006 News Frequency: Top 10th Percentile