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Fight for the Living: Workers’ Safety in Pennsylvania

On Workers Memorial Day, we gather to remember and honor the working people whose lives have been taken on the job.  This year, Governor Tom Wolf joined PA AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Philadelphia CLC President Pat Eiding at the PhilaPOSH Workers Memorial Day Event. Read More
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The Jake Schwab Worker’s Safety Bill Reintroduced in Harrisburg

On Wednesday, April 26, the officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO with labor leaders and union members joined Representative Pat Harkins (D-1, Erie) to announce the reintroduction of House Bill 1082, the Jake Schwab Worker’s Safety Bill.  PA AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder were on stage with Bill Dando, Legislative Director AFSCME Council 13, Gabe Morgan PA/DE State Director of SEIU 32 BJ, and Dolores McCracken Vice President of PSEA.  Read More
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Recess Over: Congress is Back in DC!

Today, Monday, April 24, the United States Senate is back in session from their two-week Spring recess, and tomorrow the House of Representatives will join them.  This will be a busy week for elected officials in the District of Columbia. Over the next five days, U.S. Read More

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