Officers’ Perspectives

President – Richard W. Bloomingdale

Connect with Rick:
Phone: 717-231-2841

Secretary-Treasurer – Frank Snyder

Connect with Frank:
Phone: 717-231-2850

Let’s Wrap Up 2018!

This piece was written by Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder As 2018 draws to a close, so does another electoral season. It was literally a year ago, when we introduced our first draft of the most comprehensive union member-to-member (M2M) program in a decade. Read More

Workforce Development Carves Path to Build the Labor Movement

Unions have a rich history of advocacy for greater education and training for workers and their families. Notably, Building Trades unions have a rich history with apprenticeship programs that ensure a union share of the construction market and set the bar for high-quality workforce training and development.  Read More

President Rick Bloomingdale’s Labor Day Message

Labor Day has marked the victories of unions and America’s working people for the last 136 years.  It’s a day of remembrance for the fight for workers’ rights, the very concept of the 8-hour work day, the weekend, the elimination of child labor in favor of universal education, and the injustice of unsafe, lethal working conditions.  Read More