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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Condemns the Passage of Senate Bill 1 as an Insult to Fairness and Accountability

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder condemned the passage of Senate Bill 1, which attacks the pensions of hundreds of thousands of current and new employees of the Commonwealth and School Districts across Pennsylvania and does nothing to pay down the state’s pension debt. Read More
Attacks On Pensions

Take Action: Stop the Mothers’ Day Sneak Attack on Good Pensions by the State Senate Leadership

Senate Republican leaders have unveiled a 400 page pension bill that proposes radical changes that attack the retirement security of school employees and public service workers across Pennsylvania. By introducing it on the day before Mothers’ Day weekend they are hoping to railroad the bill through the State Senate next week without time for public hearings, review and analysis of the changes. Read More