Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:30:44 -0500
Today’s deportation of members of the Cambodian-American community is wrong. Make your voice heard to stop it.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:34:13 -0500
AFSCME members throughout Michigan are working overtime to block these blatantly political attacks on working people.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:29:00 -0500
Connecticut cops earn back pay after working through their union.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:19:00 -0500
These bills would limit the power of Gov.-elect Tony Evers and Attorney General-elect Josh Kaul; limit early voting, robbing many working families — particularly those in urban areas — of their voices.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:02:00 -0500
VMOs have a set of experiences and perspectives that cannot be replaced. There is no one who can speak with greater authority about the benefits of union membership than a union member.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:13:00 -0500
Meet Robin Cartwright, an AFSCME member in Pennsylvania. She earned a promotion by taking advantage of AFSCME Free College. You could, too.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:43:00 -0500
When Hurricanes Maria and Irma struck, AFSCME member Gardy Domenech began a modest relief drive. He had no idea how his community in Mansfield, Pennsylvania, would rally behind him.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:37:00 -0500
A federal court has rejected an attempt by corporate-backed forces to illegally obtain reimbursements of legally collected collective-bargaining fees.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:59:00 -0500
AFSCME has long encouraged public investment in our country’s infrastructure. In 2019, we will continue to make our voices heard so that any infrastructure plan creates good jobs and invests in public services.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:57:00 -0500
These CSEA workers would’ve made MacGyver proud for the way they helped the FBI solve a crime.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:51:00 -0500
As the death toll continues to rise and as smoke engulfs nearby cities, AFSCME members have stepped up to help – often at great personal sacrifice.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 15:29:00 -0500
Those cuts reduce revenues, creating bigger deficits that Trump and his fellow Republicans use as an excuse to cut public services that working families rely on like Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 14:58:00 -0500
They become the latest in a wave of therapists, case managers, peers, support staff and other dedicated care providers who are uniting through AFSCME’s United We Heal campaign to fix a broken system.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:42:00 -0500
The U.S. Postal Service is the most popular federal government agency, and it’s been around since 1775. Now, the most unpopular president in modern times, wants to sell it off to the private sector.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:12:00 -0500
For AFSCME members and their families, there are several scholarship opportunities that can make paying for a college degree easier.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 15:27:00 -0500
Voters chose to side with the common good in at least two powerful ways: stopping privatization and implementing progressive taxes to pay for much-needed public services.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:00:00 -0500
The bill would help protect hospital, psychiatric, behavioral health care, EMS workers and others by requiring the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) to issue a federal worker-protection standard.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:17:00 -0500
Even as public service workers in Puerto Rico made sacrifices, their government was betraying them. This week, AFSCME and AFT sued the government, alleging mismanagement of pension funds.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:55:00 -0500
Latina women had to work until November 1 of this year to earn the same wages their white male counterparts earned in the previous year. Ten months longer!
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:46:00 -0500
A new rule by the Trump administration would subject immigrants to indecency and indignity. It runs counter to AFSCME’s values.