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Release: Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Calls for Action on Bruce Mansfield Power Plant as President Trump Visits Monaca

(HARRISBURG, PA) – The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, the state federation of labor unions representing 700,000 working men and women, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, have issued the following joint statement regarding President Donald Trump’s visit to Monaca, PA: “It’s a tale of two cities in western Pennsylvania. Read More

The Fierce Urgency of NOW – Applying Rev. Dr. MLK

“The Fierce Urgency of Now” has been the theme of the AFL-CIO’s 2019 Martin Luther King Conference.  On this Monday in January, we celebrate and remember the life and legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Today in our country we face extraordinary circumstances, where so much political rhetoric strive to drive division between workers along the lines of demography; separating black workers from white workers, immigrants from citizens, and women from men. Read More