He was 72 years old.
Richard Trumka, President of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), has died at the age of 72. This was reported on Thursday by the newspaper Politico, citing sources.
One of the interlocutors of the publication clarified that the cause of death was probably a heart attack.
According to the publication, the AFL-CIO protects the interests of approximately 12.5 million employees. He headed the organization for more than 10 years.