Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:35:15 -0400
Marie Cetti is a winner of AFSCME’s Never Quit Service Award. For her and K-9 Uno, going above and beyond the call of duty is almost a part of the job description.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:04:00 -0400
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:59:25 -0400
When Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 135 on Wednesday, Nevada state employees officially won collective bargaining rights for the first time ever.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 17:03:11 -0400
At least 100 pharmacists at Kaiser Hawaii in Honolulu have joined forced with UNAC/UHCP.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 16:58:37 -0400
Last week, the health subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on several critical health care bills facing funding shortfalls.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:34:25 -0400
Though he claimed to be a champion of workers, President Donald Trump has proven to be an ally of corporations and wealthy special interests.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:30:30 -0400
The head of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), Colleen Duffy Kiko, faced strong criticism this week at a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Government Operations.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 14:56:46 -0400
Local 3025, whose members work at the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind, awarded scholarships to two members of the graduating senior class.
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 13:23:59 -0400
A dozen mental health practitioner leads and mental health practitioner clinical specialists at Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center joined AFSCME to tackle the issues of discrimination, safety and fair pay.
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:31:19 -0400
Despite opposition by the Trump administration, the government of Puerto Rico will receive $1.4 billion to help with ongoing rebuilding efforts under a disaster-aid bill that Congress passed by an overwhelming margin.
Tue, 04 Jun 2019 15:42:17 -0400
State workers from all over Delaware filed into Gov. John Carney’s office to witness him signing into law a bill that protects public sector unions and allows more state employees to collectively bargain for higher wages.
Tue, 04 Jun 2019 13:00:00 -0400
Union 411 is a new series of videos by Secretary-Treasurer Elissa McBride, in which she highlights the valuable work AFSCME members do.
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 13:20:18 -0400
Twenty thousand Nevada state employees are earning a seat at the table after the legislature passed a collective bargaining bill over the weekend.
Fri, 31 May 2019 12:14:00 -0400
By serving up hope and love, Tanishia makes a positive impact every single day.
Wed, 29 May 2019 16:36:13 -0400
One AFSCME member found help through the Union Plus Disability Grant after she was forced to stop working. You can, too.
Tue, 28 May 2019 16:14:13 -0400
This victory for our AFSCME sisters and brothers in Worcester, Massachusetts, was possible thanks to their strong union and a collaborative relationship with hospital management in which workers’ voices are taken seriously.
Fri, 24 May 2019 15:29:00 -0400
Watch video of the latest strike against the University of California.
Thu, 23 May 2019 16:46:30 -0400
AFSCME Council 31 members who work for Illinois’ Department of Corrections and Department of Juvenile Justice successfully used their union contract.
Wed, 22 May 2019 11:52:07 -0400
Establishing and funding this new loan repayment program, part of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, is a priority for AFSCME’s United We Heal campaign.
Tue, 21 May 2019 11:16:00 -0400
During EMS Week, AFSCME recognizes the skill and dedication shown by EMS professionals.