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Thousands Of Steelworkers And Supporters Joined The Solidarity In Steel Rally In Pittsburgh

Thousands of Steelworkers and supporters joined the Solidarity In Steel Rally in downtown Pittsburgh today showing their unity and solidarity with the locked out steelworkers at ATI plants and those working without contracts at ArcelorMittal and U.S. Steel. United Steelworkers International Vice President Tom Conway urged workers to continue showing their strength and resolve for fair contracts. Read More

“…And A Union” For McDonald’s Workers Takes Big Step Forward With Decision By National Labor Relations Board

A major victory for fast food workers in forming unions at McDonalds, Burger King and other franchises took a big step forward yesterday with a landmark decision by  the National Labor Relations Board in a case involving a Teamsters organizing campaign at a waste management company. Read More

In Memoriam: Jim Klingensmith

Jim Klingensmith Executive Vice President of the Allegheny County Labor Council March 17, 1941 – August 22, 2015 On behalf of all of the members of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Executive Council and all of the union members we represent we extend our deepest sympathies and condolences to the family and friends of Jim Klingensmith who passed away suddenly on Saturday, August 22. Read More

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