Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:11:00 -0400
“We have an opportunity as employees of the township [of Swatara] and members of the union to do something good for others who need it.”
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:29:00 -0400
With these junk plans, insurers are permitted to screen for, and charge more for, pre-existing conditions.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:00:00 -0400
The long-term goal is for all workers–union and non-union, public and private sector–to have access to paid family leave.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:03:00 -0400
Missouri workers are holding strong against another wave of attacks by anti-worker politicians.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:00:00 -0400
More Americans support standing together in unions as the economy increasingly benefits the wealthy and powerful.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:53:00 -0400
There is plenty of evidence that this is a strong economy primarily for those already in a privileged position.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:38:29 -0400
By the latest count, there are now 7,700 Marriott hotel workers who have walked out on strike in cities across the United States.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 13:40:00 -0400
With the help of their coworkers, they’ll continue to fight for a voice on the job.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 17:15:00 -0400
No to someone who’ll be a rubber stamp for interests that want to rig the rules of our economy. No to someone who has sided with corporations.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 18:01:00 -0400
The strike vote, set for later this month, follows a three-day walkout by 53,000 UC workers last May over their employer's outsourcing practices.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 19:00:26 -0400
The workers’ fight mirrors the fight taking place across the country by overlooked and underpaid workers who are tired of being pushed around and silenced.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 16:28:00 -0400
Yes, really. The U.S. House has approved a bill that would offer a new round of tax cuts for the richest 1 percent of Americans.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:00:00 -0400
If Brett Kavanaugh ends up on the U.S. Supreme Court, the court’s core principles of equal justice and the right to a fair hearing will continue to be eroded.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:49:00 -0400
Ten years ago this month, the Great Recession kicked into high gear, creating huge problems for working people that they are still working through. But things are looking up.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:00:00 -0400
AFSCME retirees founded three new chapters this summer – in San Diego, Los Angeles, and Memphis, Tennessee.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:53:00 -0400
She reiterated AFSCME’s opposition to Kavanaugh, underscoring that he has consistently “ruled for wealthy corporate interests against working women, against working people.”
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:18:00 -0400
AFSCME mourns the loss of a Pennsylvania member who died in a worksite accident.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:08:04 -0400
“It is of a moral imperative that Governor Hogan act now to protect the dignity of the thousands of Marylanders who dedicated their lives and careers to public service.”
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:51:12 -0400
The suspected “Tinder serial killer” has been arrested – thanks to the work of a DC 37 criminalist.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 17:20:00 -0400
Listen to the sounds of AFSCME members at work – and identify the work they do for their communities.