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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Responds to Governor Tom Wolf’s Budget Address

Investing in the Future of Pennsylvania’s Working People On Tuesday February 6, Governor Tom Wolf outlined a bold plan for investing in Pennsylvania’s future with his budget address today.  The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, made the following joint response: “The Governor’s proposed 2018-2019 Budget plan is a direct response to the needs voiced by working families across our Commonwealth.  Read More
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Governor Corbett’s Budget Address Sounded More Like A Political Speech Than A Budget Address

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, in commenting on Governor Corbett’s budget address, said that it sounded more like a campaign speech than a budget address. It was long rhetoric but very short on specifics. Read More