The AFL-CIO's Richard Trumka. (AP Photo/Nick Ut/File)

The Federal Reserve’s moves to taper its bond-buying stimulus program could be problematic for workers, says AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka.

Speaking at a Bloomberg Government breakfast in Washington Tuesday, Trumka said, “It does scare me. If they get it wrong and we slow down too much you’ll start to see unemployment pick up and job creation slack off.”

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