Elections & Politics

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Announces Endorsements in General Election

The Executive Council of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO convened on June 14th to issue endorsements ahead of November’s General Election.  To secure the endorsement of the state federation, the candidate must receive an affirmative vote of more than two-thirds. “The Labor movement is filled with grassroots activists from all walks of life and backgrounds. Read More
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Pennsylvania Primary Election Results

On Tuesday, May 15th, Pennsylvanians went to the polls across the Commonwealth to take part in primary and special elections.  The State Federation of labor unions congratulates the winners across the Commonwealth, most especially those endorsed by the Executive Council of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO. Read More
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PA Supreme Court Issues Decision in Gerrymander Case

For years, Pennsylvania’s congressional map has been considered one of the worst cases of partisan gerrymandering in the country.  While Democrats outnumber Republicans among Pennsylvania’s registered voters by about one million votes, Republicans occupy 12  congressional delegates to 5 Democrats; the GOP held 13 seats prior to Rep. Read More