Statement of AFSCME Pres. Lee Saunders on Hurricane Sandy
Statement of AFSCME Pres. McEntee on the Congressional Deal Reached to Fund the FAA
Dems say Congress could reopen FAA during recess
Suzanne Kennedy, WJLA ABC-7
The Obama administration urged Congress Wednesday to end the partial shutdown of the FAA.
Stalemate in Senate Leaves 4,000 Out of Work at F.A.A.
Edward Wyatt, New York Times
Senate negotiators tried and failed on Tuesday to end a stalemate over temporary financing for the Federal Aviation Administration.
FAA Employees Urge Immediate Action on FAA Furloughs
Statement of AFSCME Pres. McEntee on the June Jobs Report
“A Healthy Economy Is the Best Deficit Reduction Strategy”
Statement of AFSCME President Gerald W. McEntee on debt ceiling negotiations
Ordinary workers took extraordinary stand, made history
Hilda L. Solis, Secretary of Labor, Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis sanitation strike an important turning point in the fight for civil rights, workplace equality
Workers Memorial Day
Statement of AFSCME President Gerald W. McEntee on Workers Memorial Day
Countering the Siege
New York Times
AFSCME President McEntee on how attacks on public service workers have energized union members and our allies in a growing battle over workers’ rights.
Obama’s transportation budget creates jobs, cuts pollution, and increases security
Emily Bischof, Climate Progress
President Obama announced the Federal transportation budget for FY2012, to create jobs and cut pollution.