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Take Action! State Senate Votes For Outrageous Attack On Workers’ Retirement

We told you on Friday about a last-minute bill that the Senate Republicans were trying to rush through the chamber, with no oversight, financial analysis, or hearings.  During a whirlwind 3 days, the Senate managed to pass the bill out of the Finance committee and the Appropriations committee, in spite of there being no actuarial analysis of the bill, and the full Senate just passed the bill this afternoon by a final vote of 28 to 19.  Read More

Casey Floor Speech On Importance Of National Labor Relations Board

Senator Casey (D-PA) took to the Senate floor last week and gave a speech on the importance of the National Labor Relations Board, and the dangers posed by the ongoing obstruction of the President’s nominees to this critical body. Watch the video below to see the Senator make a powerful case for the virtues of unions and collective bargaining, and the vital role that the NLRB serves to protect these rights. Read More