Elections & Politics

Historic Congressional Win For Pennsylvania Workers,

(HARRISBURG, PA) – Pennsylvania has continued its sweep of worker gains for this 2018 election cycle.  After the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s redistricting decision earlier this year, Pennsylvanians were finally given the opportunity to overcome years of hyper-partisan, right-wing gerrymandering.  The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO and our affiliate labor unions have worked hard in the last several years to protect and promote the democratic process in our Commonwealth, whether by fighting restrictive voter ID legislation or overturning the most gerrymandered congressional map in America. Read More

Mid-Term Elections Prove Win For Pennsylvania Workers

(YORK, PA) – After a stunning, ‘against-all-odds’ election win in March with the first election of Conor Lamb, the Pennsylvania union movement has stayed the course for a meaningful victory for workers and workers’ rights across all of Pennsylvania.  Today was an historic win for workers’ rights in our Commonwealth.  Read More
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Governor Tom Wolf Fights For Pennsylvania Workers

On November 6, the decision for Governor is clear. Governor Tom Wolf supports your right to a union; Scott Wagner will embark on an extremist, union-busting campaign. If you care about the right to join a union, the right to earn a living wage and the right to a safe workplace, then Governor Wolf is the only choice. Read More