Category: Pension Security
Calls Echo for Michigan Governor Snyder to Abide by State Constitution
AFL-CIO, Washington Post, New Yorker: Wrong to blame hard-working Detroit women and men.
Detroit Bankruptcy Scheme Moves Forward, AFSCME Will Fight for Working People
Scheme to use bankruptcy to seize employees’ and retirees’ life savings must be stopped.
AFSCME TV Showcases Next Wavers Taking it to the Streets in Detroit
Conference goers stage demonstration against governor's anti-worker agenda
The Detroit Bankruptcy Filing
A bankruptcy would result in profound hardship for workers, retirees and their families.
Lawsuit Filed to Keep Detroit Out of Bankruptcy
Public service workers ask court to rule Michigan’s Emergency Manager law violates the state’s constitution.
Same Class Warfare, New Class Warriors
Wealthy politicians and “philanthropists” attack pension benefits for retired librarians, teachers, and street crew workers.
Your Story Can Make a Difference
The work you do every day makes a difference. So do your stories. Share your story at www.afscme.org/story.
Protecting Retirement Security through a Pension
City of Little Rock, Ark., is switching to a pension system to protect retirees.
Register Now for Dynamic Legislative Conference
Want to raise your voice for workers? Come to Washington, DC, and do just that.
Wall Street Journal Duo: You’re Not Working Hard Enough
Right-wing bloggers Biggs and Richwine ignore data that show lay-offs cut public services.