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While GM and Mack Trucks Return- UAW Local 1311 Still on Strike

Union Brothers and Sisters: While GM and Mack Trucks have successfully resolved their negotiations, the brothers and sisters of Langeloth Metallurgical remain on strike in Washington County.  They’ve been out on the picket line since September 9th.  Our Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, representing more than 700,000 union members across our Commonwealth, stands with these sisters and brothers fighting for their dignity on the job.  The company is trying to gut seniority in the plant, jeopardize worker safety (in an already hazardous workplace), and break their union. Read More

State House Passes Anti-Teacher Bill Instead Of Working On Budget

Every public opinion poll going back several years reveals that the number one priority for Pennsylvania voters is education.  An historic election last year saw Governor Corbett unseated – the only incumbent Republican governor in the nation to lose re-election – largely because the voters were demanding a new approach to education. Read More