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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

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Condemns Senate Bills 166 and 167

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO condemns the passage of Senate Bills 166 and 167 by the State Government Committee.  Today in a party-line vote, Republican members of the Senate State Government Committee chose to place partisan politics before the right of Pennsylvania’s working people to fair representation in the workplace.  Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Calls on State Senate to Pass HB 2375

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, on behalf of its 800,000 union members and its 60 Vice Presidents, calls on the Pennsylvania State Senate to return to work and pass House Bill 2375 before the session officially ends on November 30.  The Senate’s current inaction on this issue is unacceptable and puts the livelihoods of hundreds of working families in jeopardy. Read More