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AFL-CIO And AFSCME File Amicus Brief In Friedrichs v CTA

The AFL-CIO along with AFSCME submitted an Amicus Brief in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s pending hearing of Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association. The Friedrichs case, if decided wrongly, could limit the rights of workers to speak up together in their workplace to bargain for a better life and the public good. Read More
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Be Prepared To Take Action As Budget Negotiations Come To A Head

Negotiations continue over the details of a budget compromise announced a few weeks ago. The State House approved a Liquor Privatization bill that is virtually identical to the bill vetoed by Governor Wolf in June. It is expected that this bill – House Bill 1690 – will be used to privatize liquor as part of the budget negotiations. Read More

Wishing You And Yours A Safe And Happy Thanksgiving Next Week

President Rick Bloomingdale, Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, and the entire staff of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving Holiday next week. Many of us will be traveling next week to celebrate the Thanksgiving Holiday with family and friends. Read More

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