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PA AFL-CIO

VOTE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5

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

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO 57th Annual Community Services Institute

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO hosted our 57th Annual Community Services Institute in Pittsburgh this past week, where President Rick Bloomingdale welcomed everyone to the opening session. In his speech he underlined the importance of individuals attending annual community services institute. Later on, the President of the Allegheny County CLC, Jack Shea, spoke. Read More

State Labor Leaders Denounce House Bill That Liberalizes Alcohol Sales And Undermines Publicly Owned Wine And Spirits Stores

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO leaders denounce bill as anti-worker and ideologically driven by misguided legislative leaders bent on privatizing the jobs of public workers. Harrisburg (June 8, 2016) – In a strong statement of disappointment, the top elected leaders of Pennsylvania’s labor movement today issued statements denouncing the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passage of HB1690 expanding state wine sales to private retailers. Read More