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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Condemns Passage Of Privatization Of Wine & Spirits Which Will Destroy 5,000 Family Sustaining Jobs

Measure passes the House by a final vote of 114 in favor, to 87 opposed. Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Snyder today condemned the passage of the privatization of Pennsylvania’s Wine and Spirits which will increase the budget deficit, destroy over 5,000 family sustaining jobs of tax-paying citizens, and lead to an increase in alcohol related illness and death. Read More

Union Veterans Council, AFL-CIO, Expresses Opposition To TPP

In an e-mail Tuesday, J. David Cox, Sr. – Chair of the AFL-CIO Veterans Council and International President of AFGE – appealed to union veterans to speak out against Fast Track.  A bill to “fast track” trade deals, including the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) – the biggest trade deal in the history of the United States referred to as “NAFTA on steroids – will be introduced in Congress any day now. Read More

Urgent Action! Wagner’s Payroll Attacks Have Returned; Tell Your Senator To Vote NO!

The enemies of labor are at it again, and to defeat these latest attacks requires your immediate action! Scott Wagner has introduced SB500, which would amend the PA Constitution to block the collection of union dues, and Senator Eichelberger has introduced SB501, another “Paycheck Protection” bill that seeks to silence workers.  Read More

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