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It really is time to raise the minimum wage.

Union members, community activists, and state legislators gathered together in the Capitol Rotunda to issue Call to Action to Pennsylvania’s workers. It’s time we raised the minimum wage! “You can only make progress by fighting for progress”- AFL-CIO President George Meany There is nothing more transformative than the power of working people coming together in solidarity. Read More

PA AFL-CIO 2017 COPE Institute Details

Shippensburg: AUGUST 18-20, 2017 The Committee on Political Education (COPE) is a longstanding program of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO. Its mission remains the faithful education, training, and mobilization of union members on current political and policy issues.  This year’s conference come at a time of heightened political activism across the nation, spawned in part by a new wave of attacks on workers’ rights and civil liberties.   Read More