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Healthcare Workers Strike Over Medical Debt and Protest at UPMC Board Meeting

On Tuesday, May 28 healthcare workers of UPMC-Presbyterian went on a one-day strike against the supposed-charitable organization. Striking hospital workers, patients, elected leaders, community and faith leaders and taxpayers from across Pennsylvania demonstrated their outrage over labor violations, sky-rocketing medical debt and with signs reading “UPMC Respect Out Rights”, “UPMC Cancel Our Debt” and “UPMC Care for All Patients” and chanted “Romoff, get off it. 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