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Manufacturing Jobs Are Pennsylvania’s Past and Future

On Tuesday labor leaders, government officials, business representatives, along with workforce and community development advocates gathered to discuss the future of manufacturing jobs in Pennsylvania. The Manufacturing a Better Paying Pennsylvania Symposium was co-hosted by the Century Foundation, the Steel Valley Authority, Keystone Research Center and the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO at the United Steelworkers headquarters in Pittsburgh.  Read More

125 Years Later: The Labor Movement Remembers Homestead

This week marks the 125th anniversary of the deadly Battle of Homestead of 1892.  Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder traveled to Homestead to mark the occasion at a memorial service remembering the fallen workers.  This transformational moment in the history of America’s working people remains a reminder to all of us of the damage inflicted by corporate greed and inequality. Read More