CPA Statement on Death of Richard Trumka

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released the following statements after the death of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka:

“Rich Trumka dedicated his life and career to fighting for American workers and U.S. based industry. His unexpected death comes as a shock that saddens all of us at CPA.” — Zach Mottl, Chairman

“Rich Trumka and his team helped found CPA as a bipartisan organization back in 2008. He was a strong ally in fights against wrongheaded trade agreements, against currency manipulation and for broadly shared prosperity. Our common movement is diminished without him.” — Michael Stumo, CEO

CPA is the only national, bipartisan organization representing exclusively domestic producers and workers across many sectors of the U.S. economy.


CPA is the leading national, bipartisan organization exclusively representing domestic producers and workers across many industries and sectors of the U.S. economy.

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