Category: Public Service
Historic NEA Elections
AFSCME congratulates new leaders, all women of color.
Seeking Storybook Ending for Libraries in Miami
AFSCME Local 199 members in the Miami-Dade library system are at the forefront of an important community initiative to save the county’s libraries.
Paramedics Drive into Storm to Save Patient
Rain, hail and tornado warnings fail to dissuade EMS professional from doing his job.
Working to Raise Civic Pride in Connecticut
Members of AFSCME Local 1579, Council 4, raised money for flags to decorate the city
Union Members and Retirees Lead Charge on Moral Mondays
More join the fight for workers’ rights, racial justice, voting rights and other progressive causes.
AFSCME Paramedic Honored for Saving Couple Shot 11 Times
“This affirms that what I’m doing is valuable and appreciated,” says Jennifer Nance.
OCSEA Calls on State Authorities to Fill Vacancies, Prioritize Officer Safety
Vacant positions at three state corrections facilities pose a safety risk for employees.
Owen County Highway Workers Call for Union Recognition
In deep red Indiana, county highway department workers clamor for AFSCME green
National Police Week
This week, we join law enforcement officers nationwide in paying tribute to those who lost their lives in the line of duty, and we thank them as well for risking all every day to keep us safe.
Thank a Public Service Worker
Public service workers enhance the quality of life in our country - without them, our neighborhoods are less safe and families have less access to vital services during difficult economic times.
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