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Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Releases List of Endorsed Candidates Ahead of May Primary

(HARRISBURG) –   The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO has released the list of endorsed candidates for the 2018 primary and special elections.  Prior to the State Federation’s 43rd Constitutional Convention, the Executive Council unanimously endorsed the reelection campaigns of Governor Tom Wolf and U.S. Read More
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Pennsylvania House of Representatives Passes Attack on Workers’ Compensation

Senate Bill 936 puts Insurance Company Profits Ahead of Injured Workers (Harrisburg) – On Monday evening, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted to reconsider Senate Bill 936 and subsequently passed the piece of legislation attacking injured workers and the workers’ compensation system by a vote of 101 to 92.   Read More

Department of Labor & Industry Secretary Oleksiak Talks PA’s Workforce Initiatives

Kicking off the final day of the 43rd PA AFL-CIO Constitutional Convention, Pennsylvania’s Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Jerry Oleksiak addressed the delegates about the future of Pennsylvania Labor. As the first Secretary of the Department of Labor and Industry elected from the Labor Movement, Oleksiak emphasized the criticality and importance the Labor movement plays for both businesses and workers’ lives. Read More

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