http://www.afscme.org/rss/blog Thu, 20 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en AFSCME Blog Feed AFSCME Blog Feed hourly 1 Saunders talks worker power, union support for political candidates https://www.afscme.org/blog/saunders-talks-worker-power-union-support-for-political-candidates Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:29:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/saunders-talks-worker-power-union-support-for-political-candidates Senate’s ‘skinny’ COVID-19 relief bill is just a ‘ploy,’ says Saunders https://www.afscme.org/blog/senates-skinny-covid-19-relief-bill-is-just-a-ploy-says-saunders Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:23:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/senates-skinny-covid-19-relief-bill-is-just-a-ploy-says-saunders Amid pandemic, AFSCME members deal with painful loss https://www.afscme.org/blog/amid-pandemic-afscme-members-deal-with-painful-loss Wed, 21 Oct 2020 16:45:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/amid-pandemic-afscme-members-deal-with-painful-loss AFSCME challenges federal panel’s blatantly anti-labor policies https://www.afscme.org/blog/afscme-challenges-federal-panels-blatantly-anti-labor-policies Tue, 20 Oct 2020 16:47:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/afscme-challenges-federal-panels-blatantly-anti-labor-policies Biden’s plan for America is driving retirees to action https://www.afscme.org/blog/bidens-plan-for-america-is-driving-retirees-to-action Mon, 19 Oct 2020 22:04:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/bidens-plan-for-america-is-driving-retirees-to-action Union 411: The right to organize and the presidential election https://www.afscme.org/blog/union-411-the-right-to-organize-and-the-presidential-election Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:07:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/union-411-the-right-to-organize-and-the-presidential-election Listen to the people, reject Coney Barrett https://www.afscme.org/blog/listen-to-the-people-reject-coney-barrett Fri, 16 Oct 2020 16:12:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/listen-to-the-people-reject-coney-barrett AFSCME members are ready for Joe Biden’s leadership https://www.afscme.org/blog/afscme-members-are-ready-for-joe-bidens-leadership Thu, 15 Oct 2020 19:58:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/afscme-members-are-ready-for-joe-bidens-leadership As pandemic ravaged New York City region, this morgue worker refused to quit https://www.afscme.org/blog/as-pandemic-ravaged-new-york-city-region-this-morgue-worker-refused-to-quit Thu, 15 Oct 2020 18:00:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/as-pandemic-ravaged-new-york-city-region-this-morgue-worker-refused-to-quit Priority should be funding front-line workers, not fast-tracking anti-worker judge https://www.afscme.org/blog/priority-should-be-funding-front-line-workers-not-fast-tracking-anti-worker-judge Wed, 14 Oct 2020 17:19:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/priority-should-be-funding-front-line-workers-not-fast-tracking-anti-worker-judge On the Record: Vote! https://www.afscme.org/blog/on-the-record-vote Wed, 14 Oct 2020 16:37:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/on-the-record-vote Health care and the presidential election https://www.afscme.org/blog/health-care-and-the-presidential-election Tue, 13 Oct 2020 19:13:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/health-care-and-the-presidential-election Hispanic Heritage Month event chronicles battles, victories and voting https://www.afscme.org/blog/hispanic-heritage-month-event-chronicles-battles-victories-and-voting Tue, 13 Oct 2020 18:00:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/hispanic-heritage-month-event-chronicles-battles-victories-and-voting Union 411: Tax fairness and the presidential candidates https://www.afscme.org/blog/union-411-tax-fairness-and-the-presidential-candidates Fri, 09 Oct 2020 19:07:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/union-411-tax-fairness-and-the-presidential-candidates ‘Health care is a human right’: Why AFSCME members are turning to Biden for leadership https://www.afscme.org/blog/health-care-is-a-human-right-why-afscme-members-are-turning-to-biden-for-leadership Fri, 09 Oct 2020 18:31:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/health-care-is-a-human-right-why-afscme-members-are-turning-to-biden-for-leadership VP debate affirms why Biden, Harris are the right choices for America’s families https://www.afscme.org/blog/vp-debate-affirms-why-biden-harris-are-the-right-choices-for-americas-families Thu, 08 Oct 2020 20:35:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/vp-debate-affirms-why-biden-harris-are-the-right-choices-for-americas-families Joe Biden’s economic leadership is inspiring AFSCME members to vote https://www.afscme.org/blog/joe-biden-economic-leadership-is-inspiring-afscme-members-to-vote Wed, 07 Oct 2020 18:29:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/joe-biden-economic-leadership-is-inspiring-afscme-members-to-vote Ending state, local aid negotiations shows depth of Trump’s ‘callousness and cruelty’ https://www.afscme.org/blog/ending-state-local-aid-negotiations-shows-depth-of-trumps-callousness-and-cruelty Wed, 07 Oct 2020 21:59:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/ending-state-local-aid-negotiations-shows-depth-of-trumps-callousness-and-cruelty It’s been a year like no other, but don’t tell that to this Oregon emergency manager https://www.afscme.org/blog/its-been-a-year-like-no-other-but-dont-tell-that-to-this-oregon-emergency-manager Tue, 06 Oct 2020 21:20:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/its-been-a-year-like-no-other-but-dont-tell-that-to-this-oregon-emergency-manager Make your plan to vote today https://www.afscme.org/blog/make-your-plan-to-vote-today Mon, 05 Oct 2020 18:34:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/make-your-plan-to-vote-today Jobs report shows a stumbling economy with McConnell unwilling to act https://www.afscme.org/blog/jobs-report-shows-a-stumbling-economy-with-mcconnell-unwilling-to-act Fri, 02 Oct 2020 18:52:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/jobs-report-shows-a-stumbling-economy-with-mcconnell-unwilling-to-act Saunders wishes President Trump and the first lady ‘a speedy recovery’ https://www.afscme.org/blog/saunders-wishes-president-trump-and-the-first-lady-a-speedy-recovery Fri, 02 Oct 2020 18:40:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/saunders-wishes-president-trump-and-the-first-lady-a-speedy-recovery California family child care providers sound the alarm on a system in crisis https://www.afscme.org/blog/california-family-child-care-providers-sound-the-alarm-on-a-system-in-crisis Thu, 01 Oct 2020 16:42:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/california-family-child-care-providers-sound-the-alarm-on-a-system-in-crisis At first presidential debate, Biden shows why he’s the only choice for working families https://www.afscme.org/blog/at-first-presidential-debate-biden-shows-why-hes-the-only-choice-for-working-families Wed, 30 Sep 2020 21:40:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/at-first-presidential-debate-biden-shows-why-hes-the-only-choice-for-working-families Where the presidential candidates stand on economic inequality https://www.afscme.org/blog/where-the-presidential-candidates-stand-on-economic-inequality Tue, 29 Sep 2020 19:28:00 -0500 https://www.afscme.org/blog/where-the-presidential-candidates-stand-on-economic-inequality