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This Week in the Capitol Rotunda

As the Pennsylvania Budget discussions continue, labor unions and activists have packed the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg to remind legislators of the many issues facing working people outside of budget negotiations.  On Tuesday, hundreds of Building Trades union apprentices gathered on the Capitol Rotunda steps on their Annual Apprentice Day.  Read More

Rally For a Fair #PABudget

On Monday, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder joined union and community leaders, along with hundreds of protestors at the Capitol Rotunda to demand a fair budget that works for Pennsylvanians.  Organized by the Pennsylvania’s Choice campaign, a diverse coalition of PA community organizations, the Day of Action say over 500 Pennsylvanians take to the Capitol hallways and speak with their legislators about the need for a budget that puts people first. Read More