Thu, 14 Jun 2018 15:56:00 -0400
Workers at an Oregon behavioral health facility won their first contract after a tough fight.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:04:00 -0400
Workers at the East Bay Municipal Utility District in northern California have won a new contract that is a testament to what public service workers can accomplish when they join together under a union.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:59:00 -0400
An important AFSCME-backed student loan repayment bill has cleared the U.S. House.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:13:00 -0400
One Massachusetts local blocked a misguided plan to privatize bus services offered by the public school district.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:02:00 -0400
Why are working families doing better in Minnesota than in Wisconsin? A new report explains why.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 13:59:00 -0400
Only by joining together in a union can public service workers stand up to those who want to take away their fair pay and benefits and wreck their retirement and health care security.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:39:00 -0400
Thanks to a new pension law, public worker pensions in Minnesota have been shored up for decades to come.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:39:00 -0400
AFSCME is joining a lawsuit filed by a federal employee union to fight back against the Trump administration’s attacks on federal workers.
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:19:56 -0400
AFSCME members who work for the city of Ann Arbor, Michigan, notched a big victory against outsourcing recently.
Thu, 31 May 2018 15:40:00 -0400
Being part of a strong union, Mike Yestramski says, is key to his ability to provide quality behavioral health services.
Wed, 30 May 2018 17:36:00 -0400
Members of Congress and the head of the AFL-CIO explain why workers need unions.
Wed, 30 May 2018 16:37:00 -0400
Members of an AFSCME local in New Hampshire fought off a school district’s proposal to privatize custodial services.
Tue, 29 May 2018 15:40:03 -0400
AFSCME President Lee Saunders blasted the Trump administration for issuing a series of executive orders that make it easier to fire federal workers and weaken their unions.
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:40:00 -0400
Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the issues that affect working women, strengthen leadership skills, engage politically, and inspire each other to become strong leaders and activists in their workplace.
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:00:00 -0400
Learn about the State Policy Network, which is trying to trick public service workers into dropping their union membership.
Thu, 24 May 2018 12:58:00 -0400
Meet AFSCME Retiree Mike Rachford, our latest #Throwback Thursday spotlight.
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:10:46 -0400
Mark Janus, the plaintiff in the Janus v. AFSCME case, benefits from his union. So what convinced Mr. Janus to join this destructive lawsuit?
Wed, 23 May 2018 16:29:00 -0400
A total of 128 Oregon behavioral health workers say yes to AFSCME.
Tue, 22 May 2018 16:55:00 -0400
An AFSCME working group met in Washington, D.C., to figure out how best to tackle racism within and beyond our union.
Tue, 22 May 2018 14:26:00 -0400
Rich CEOs are getting richer, earning 361 times more than rank-and-file workers, according to a new study.