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Labor Leaders Oppose Political Retaliation as MSHA Relocates Nearly 100 PA Jobs to Red State, West Virginia

(Harrisburg, PA) On Monday, December 21, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health and Trump Administration political appointee Dave Zatezalo will announce to the nearly 100 employees of the Pittsburgh Safety and Health Technology Center that their jobs will be moved to West Virginia.  These workers are represented by American Federation of Government Employees. Read More

Health and Safety Resolutions Pass at PA AFL-CIO Convention

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Health and Safety Committee, chaired by federation vice president Ed Yankovich Jr. (UMWA) presented four resolutions to the delegates of the Constitutional Convention. Fellow committee members also include: Anthony Helfer (UFCW) Vice Chair, Robert McAuliffe (USW) Secretary, Liz Bettinger (USW), Albert Bush (UA), Denny Cregut (USW), Shawn Domienico (SEIU), Todd Eisenhaur (GMP), Phil Glover (AFGE), Richard Heiner (AFSCME), Tim Laveing (IBT), Thomas Mieliso (IUOE), Jim McCloskey (UFCW), Casey Mullooly (UMWA), John Renwick (ATU), Clay Roach (BAC), Craig Romanovich (UWUA), Ralph Sicuro (IAFF), Robert Speer (IBEW). Read More