On Thursday morning, the Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission (GIC) voted to eliminate Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare and Fallon Health from the group of GIC healthcare providers. The changes will become effective July 1, 2018.
Our health insurance costs have continued to rise year after year, while covering less and less. The ones who are feeling the pain are the dedicated state and municipal workers who are faced with uncertainty and confusion as plans are constantly changing and costs continue to go up. You have a chance to make your voice heard by the GIC!
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:52:00 -0500
AFSCME to Congress – don’t shut down the government. Also fix DACA and renew CHIP.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:24:00 -0500
New federal data on last year’s union membership shows working people remain strong despite “relentless, dishonest attacks from wealthy special interests,” AFSCME President Lee Saunders says.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:10:00 -0500
AFSCME mourns the loss of labor pioneer Paul Booth.
We at Council 93 know how hard you work each and every day on the job. As your Executive Director and your President, we want to assure you that we are continuously striving to match your hard work by finding new, better and more efficient ways to provide you with the quality representation and service that you deserve. Read More
Working within a diverse array of fields ranging from correctional officers to school cafeteria workers, Council 93 members are a vital component of the essential public services that keep our states, municipalities and public facilities safe, clean, and running smoothly. Read More
As an AFSCME member, you know you always have an advantage at the bargaining table. But did you also know your AFSCME membership can provide you with a big advantage when you shop? Through the AFSCME Advantage Program, you can secure big discounts on everything from travel to cell phone service. Read More