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Last week, Council 93 President Charlie Owen, Executive Board Member Kelly Abreu, and Local 24 President Mary O’Brien traveled to San Antonio, TX with AFSCME Volunteer Member Organizers (VMOs) from

For Vermont Lieutenant Governor, the Council 93 Executive Board voted in early June, 2022 to endorse David Zuckerman. David formerly held the position of Lt.

In an astonishingly dishonest turn of events, the Maine Republican Party has targeted Senate President Troy Jackson (D-Allagash) by posting lawn signs falsely linking him to the “Defund the Police”

The Human Resources Division in collaboration with AFSCME Council 93, is pleased to announce the launch of our 2021 Training and Career Ladder Program (TCL). The program aims to create a diverse and engaging collection of training opportunities for participating bargaining unit members. This year’s TCL program features a new model which will allow union members more access to a wider range of professional development courses. 

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is getting a big promotion.

Last night AFSCME Council 93's good friend and union brother, Marty Walsh was confirmed the Secretary of Labor by the United States Senate in a 68-29 vote!

Are you and/or your spouse counting on a public pension AND social security benefits to earn enough money in your retirement years?

If so, you should know that the social security benefits you are planning to receive will be drastically reduced - and in some cases completely eliminated - due to a federal law that wrongfully strips hard-working people of the full Social Security benefit they earned and paid for, simply because they are also entitled to a public pension benefit.

Georgia Veiga has been a proud member of AFSCME New Jersey Local 3440 for the last 17 years. She regularly seeks out opportunities to support companies that employ union workers. 

As the world marked the anniversary of the official start of the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan into law and offered words of hope to a weary nation.

Council 93 Executive Director Mark Bernard is calling on Governor Baker to ensure AFSCME members get well-deserved pay increases in the next state contract. Thousands of Council 93 members have been courageously serving on the front lines of the pandemic for the past year.

They deserve a fair pay raise!  

AFSCME President Lee Saunders praised the House of Representatives for passing the American Rescue Plan on Saturday and urged the Senate to follow suit as soon as possible.