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Let’s Make Safe Jobs the Number One Priority by Making Our Workers Memorial Day Observances Successful

President Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Snyder encourage you to participate in our many Workers’ Memorial Day events and encourage all of your members and co-workers to participate in one or more of these observances if possible. Area Labor Federations, Central Labor Councils and Local Unions will be hosting these events, along with friends. Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Criticizes Passage of House Bill 874 Making It More Difficult for Workers to Engage in Constitutionally Protected Activities during Strikes and Organizing Campaigns

Harrisburg, Pa – Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder criticized legislation House Bill 874 approved by the State House of Representative that makes it more difficult for workers to exercise their freedom to organize and advocate on their behalf during a strike or an organizing campaign. Read More
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Be Ready To Take Action On Paycheck Deception, Pensions And Privatization Bills

From the beginning of this legislative session, attacks on unions instead of policies that invest in jobs, raising wages, and economic growth have been the focus of those extreme conservatives in the legislature. This week the House Judiciary Committee reported out of committee House Bill 874 legislation making it more difficult for unions and their members to exercise their rights during strikes and organizing campaigns. Read More

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