Elections & Politics


PA AFL-CIO 2017 COPE Institute Details

Shippensburg: AUGUST 18-20, 2017 The Committee on Political Education (COPE) is a longstanding program of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO. Its mission remains the faithful education, training, and mobilization of union members on current political and policy issues.  This year’s conference come at a time of heightened political activism across the nation, spawned in part by a new wave of attacks on workers’ rights and civil liberties.   Read More
Best of 2016

Best of 2016 – PA’s Pro-Worker Elected Officials

As we say goodbye to 2016, we’ve put together a list of PA’s elected officials who supported working people with their votes and their voices.  Check out the nominees and cast your vote for PA’s Best Pro-Worker Elected Officials of 2016! Read More

PA AFL-CIO Issues Three New Endorsements

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is proud to announce three additional candidate endorsements for the 2016 election cycle.  In a critical year for Pennsylvania workers, the PA AFL-CIO looks forward to supporting the election of pro-worker candidates.  Local victories in the State Senate and House give workers a stronger voice in Harrisburg.   Read More