Elections & Politics

Training with the Penn State Labor School

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is proud to work with the Penn State Labor School to connect labor leaders and union members with training and development opportunities. Every Summer the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO hosts our Community Services Institute (July 10 – July 13, 2019) and our COPE Institute (August 16 – August 18, 2019), because we understand the value of bringing union activists together to learn from one another and build our movement. Read More

Victories for Pennsylvania’s Workers

On Tuesday, Pennsylvanians went to the polls to cast their votes in primaries and special elections.  Labor’s endorsed candidates in the primary for Pennsylvania’s Superior Court, our USW union sister Amanda Green-Hawkins and judge Daniel McCaffrey, won spots on the Democratic ticket.  And, our very own Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder won on both the Republican and Democrat ballot for a 6-year term for Auditor of Carroll Township in York County! Read More

Save The Date: PA AFL-CIO Announces Summer Events

Every Summer, the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO hosts two educational and strategic institutes designed to inspire and inform union activists on making a difference. In July, the Community Services Institute aims at educating union activists on the resources in their community and coalition building. Read More