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Highlights from U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez's keynote speech at AFSCME's 41st International Convention in Chicago.
The Reverend Doctor William Barber spoke at AFSCME's 41st International Convention in Chicago on Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Watch highlights from AFSCME Secretary-Treasurer Laura Reyes' keynote speech at AFSCME's 41st International Convention in Chicago.
Our latest edition of AFSCME TV honors several brave Ohio AFSCME snowplow drivers for their efforts to save lives in the line of duty. Members Steve Kinstle, Larry Poage, Ed...
- Aug 28 #WEmatter and We Demand Change For too long the needs of women and families have been dismissed by our elected... (Huffington Post)
- Aug 26 WI: Milwaukee County Zoo Food, Catering and Retail Concessions May Be Privatized With no public discussion, the Milwaukee County Zoo offered a request for proposals (RFP) to... (Express Milwaukee)
- Aug 26 Union barbecues warn residents of health care privatization With summer drawing to a close, Canadian Union of Public Employees' (CUPE) goal of raising... (Prince Albert Daily Herald)
- Aug 31 From Labor Day to Election Day, 'These People' Are Ready for Action On Labor Day weekend, millions of Americans will enjoy the final stretch of summer. 1.6 million hardworking public service workers of AFSCME will be on duty 24/7. Evidence of what we do for our communities is everywhere. (Blog)
- Aug 29 Missouri AFSCME Members Aid Ferguson Community AFSCME Council 72 members provide food, water and supplies (Blog)
- Aug 28 A Whopper of a Tax-Avoidance Scheme Burger King to buy Canadian firm to lower its U.S. tax bite (Blog)
- Aug 28 Philadelphia City Workers Reach Tentative Agreement (Blog)
- Aug 28 Transgender State Employees Win Health Care Coverage Transgender state employees in Washington state, on July 31, celebrated a vote by the Public Employee Benefits Board (PEBB) that ended discriminatory exclusions in the state’s health care coverage. (Blog)