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Less Than A Week Away – Judge For Yourself

This post appeared in the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO’s Fall News & Views Newsletter Pennsylvania is one of a dwindling number of states where citizens actually have the right to vote on the election of trial court judges and appellate court judges who interpret and apply our laws.  Read More
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COPE 2017: Labor Activists Gather in Shippensburg for Weekend of Learning

Activists from across the Commonwealth came together at the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO 2017 COPE Institute, hosted at the new convention center at Shippensburg University.  The Committee on Political Education, a long-standing program of the state federation, is dedicated to educating, training and mobilizing union members on political and policy issues that affect working families. Read More
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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Executive Council Issues Endorsements in Statewide Judicial Elections

On Thursday, the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO’s Executive Council endorsed statewide judicial candidates. President Rick Bloomingdale, Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder and the sixty Vice-Presidents of the State Federation recognize the incredible importance of the judiciary in the daily lives of working people.  The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is proud to announce its support for the following candidates and their pro-worker philosophies. Read More