Please watch the message below from Local President Bob Coyle about new contract details and the General Membership meeting on Friday, June 29.
Previous update 6/18: https://bit.ly/2lafeng
In 2017, CEOs of S&P 500 Index companies received, on average, $13.93 million in total compensation, according to the AFL-CIO's analysis of available data. America's production and nonsupervisory workers earned only $38,613, on average, in 2017-- a CEO-to-worker pay ration of 361 to 1.
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NO MORE children murdered in our schools.
NO MORE parents sending a child to school who never comes home.
NO MORE teachers, coaches, principals, librarians, or any staff standing between students and a gunman.
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"The Wage Gap that still exists in our country costs women workers millions of dollars throughout her lifetime. The labor movement exists as one of the largest grassroots movements for women's rights in history..."
Labor history is often missing from textbooks, but some schools are finding creative ways to teach economic justice.
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"...black women in particular could be hurt by [Janus], as they are disproportionately represented in public sector jobs. They make up 17.7 percent of public-sector workers, or about 1.5 million workers."
On Saturday, February 24, 11 cities will host the Working People’s Days of Action, including Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with a rally taking place in Thomas Paine Plaza from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Why Courts Matter - PA coalition is so thankful that many have committed to making phone calls to our elected officials as we advocate for independence, fairness, and diversity in our federal judiciary.
Before you make phone calls, you might want to read the following article on how our newest Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch giving conservatives the chance to virtually destroy American unions : CLICK HERE
Americans have always joined together—whether in parent teacher associations or local community organizations—to solve problems and make changes that improve their lives and their communities. Through unions, people join together to strive for improvements at the place where they spend a large portion of their waking hours: work...
The shooting tragedy in Las Vegas, Nevada has deeply impacted the local community and the nation. We wanted to remind you that Health Advocate experts are here to help members.
As Labor Day approaches, we honor the labor leaders and working people throughout history who have fought for labor protections and a voice on the job. In 2017, unions continue...
We are encouraging members to nominate AFSCME 2187 member, Librarian, Chera Kowalski of McPherson Square Branch of The Free Library of Philadelphia, for her outstanding public service for her work with the opioid epidemic in Philadelphia and saving lives.
It’s AFSCME’s mission to give you every advantage to get ahead. That’s why we’ve partnered with Eastern Gateway Community College. Through the AFSCME Free College benefit, you and your family members can now earn an associate degree completely online–for FREE.