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While GM and Mack Trucks Return- UAW Local 1311 Still on Strike

Union Brothers and Sisters: While GM and Mack Trucks have successfully resolved their negotiations, the brothers and sisters of Langeloth Metallurgical remain on strike in Washington County.  They’ve been out on the picket line since September 9th.  Our Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, representing more than 700,000 union members across our Commonwealth, stands with these sisters and brothers fighting for their dignity on the job.  The company is trying to gut seniority in the plant, jeopardize worker safety (in an already hazardous workplace), and break their union. Read More

PA AFL-CIO to Announce Legislation to Strengthen Workers’ Rights

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO has been working with state legislators on a proactive legislative package to advance workers’ rights and strengthen unions in our Commonwealth.  We are excited to announce that we will be holding a press conference on Tuesday, November 19 at 2:00PM in the Capitol Rotunda to announce the package.  Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Celebrates Electoral Victory with Statewide and Local Wins

(HARRISBURG) –   All elections matter.  While so many pundits and papers focus on the 2020 election cycle, thousands of local and statewide officials were elected to office across Pennsylvania Tuesday.  Labor-endorsed candidates, including hundreds of union members, won offices up and down the ballot, like Frank Snyder, the newly elected Auditor of Carroll Township in York County. Read More


In just the past few years, union members in Pennsylvania have turned out and reshaped our courts. We have been the deciding factor in electing NINE new statewide judges – including three Supreme Court Justices – since 2015. These have been much more than symbolic victories. Read More

Join Us This Saturday for GOTV!

We have walks across the Commonwealth for our endorsed candidates.  Join Us! To find more information on our endorsed candidates, from Amanda Green-Hawkins and Judge Dan McCaffrey for PA Superior Court to your local elected officials, here at paaflcio.org/endorsements. Find a Labor Walk near you! Read More

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