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Convention 2018 – Hotel and Vendor Information

The 43rd Constitutional Convention of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO will be held April 10-12, 2018 at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown, 600 Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.  Please watch the 2018 Convention News and Updates Page for information on speakers and the following convention events: Tuesday, April 10 – COPE Entertainment Night, $35/person Wednesday, April 11 – Work and Family Breakfast, $35/person Wednesday, April 11 – COPE Honoree Dinner, $250/person or $2500/table Download the Event Flyer Here Book Your Hotel Room Now To make overnight reservations online, visit or call the Wyndham directly at 1-888-317-0197 and use our reservation code, “PA AFL-CIO”. Read More

Manufacturing Jobs Are Pennsylvania’s Past and Future

On Tuesday labor leaders, government officials, business representatives, along with workforce and community development advocates gathered to discuss the future of manufacturing jobs in Pennsylvania. The Manufacturing a Better Paying Pennsylvania Symposium was co-hosted by the Century Foundation, the Steel Valley Authority, Keystone Research Center and the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO at the United Steelworkers headquarters in Pittsburgh.  Read More

CWA Members Take To The Streets in Pittsburgh

And Pennsylvania Delegates Share Their Convention Take-Aways On Tuesday, August 9, Communications Workers of America members departed from the David L. Lawrence Convention Center and marched across downtown Pittsburgh to the offices of commercial real estate giant, JLL.  In solidarity with their brothers and sisters of UCW-CWA Local 3865 who are fighting back against the outsourcing of Tennessee’s statewide facilities and good union jobs to JLL and corporate subcontractors.  Read More