Category: Federal Budget & Taxes
UPDATED: AFSCME Members Gather to Watch State of the Union
Check back for live reactions from the address. And play SOTU bingo at home.
Workers Rally on Capitol Hill for “Jobs, Not Cuts”
Show of solidarity unites members of AFSCME, AFL-CIO, AFGE, SEIU, CWA.
Saunders Calls for Forging Labor Unity
Leaders from nation’s major unions say stronger unity is critical to rebuilding the middle class.
Members’ Courageous Stories Earn Prestigious Reed Award
Videos helped show how Mitt Romney’s harmful economic policies would affect working people across America.
AFSCME Under 35 Members United in Demanding Jobs, Not Cuts
Join a National Day of Action event to help end the budget showdown in Capitol Hill.
Who Are the “Working Poor”?
New study is sobering reminder of why we must protect the nation’s economic safety net.
Register Now for Dynamic Legislative Conference
Want to raise your voice for workers? Come to Washington, DC, and do just that.
The Ever-Shrinking Paycheck
Washington Post columnist Harold Meyerson explains the growing wealth inequality gap.
Congress Passes Tax Cuts for Middle Class
AFSCME will be vigilant about proposed slashing of Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid.
Protect Medicare, Protect Nurses
Cuts to Medicare would mean job losses for nurses. AFSCME is working to stop them.