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Legislation & Policy

GM Decisions Impacts Entire Manufacturing Industry

This week, GM announced a major decision to shutter plants in Ohio and Michigan, a decision that not only affects our brothers and sisters of the UAW, but also every manufacturing industry in the United States.  Pennsylvania’s union movement stands in solidarity with our UAW brothers and sisters in Ohio, Michigan, and Maryland in spite of GM’s decision to shut down plants, destroy thousands of jobs all in the name of corporate profit.  Read More

Fight Back Post Office Privatization

On Monday, October 8, union members from the APWU and the NALC will come together to protect America’s public postal service.  Corporate attempts to privatize the United States Postal Service have risen in intensity over the years.  The current executive branch administration has proposed privatizing the postal service, converting it “from a government agency into a privately-held corporation.”  President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder will join with union members on Monday, Oct. Read More