Thu, 20 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en AFSCME Press Release Feed AFSCME Press Release Feed hourly 1 AFSCME’s Saunders: New BLS report on membership earnings ‘proves the union difference’ Thu, 20 Jan 2022 15:30:00 -0500 Saunders: The Biden-Harris administration has kept their ‘promise to fight for working people’ Thu, 20 Jan 2022 14:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: There is no issue more pressing than preserving voting rights Thu, 20 Jan 2022 02:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Capitol Hill workers who ‘picked up the pieces of our democracy and put them back together’ are heroes Fri, 14 Jan 2022 21:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: ‘Our democracy cannot stand unless the right of every citizen to vote is protected.’ Tue, 11 Jan 2022 22:30:00 -0500 Saunders: Jan. 6 anniversary a reminder that democracy must be safeguarded Thu, 06 Jan 2022 14:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders on the passing of Harry Reid: ‘Senator Reid’s legacy is not just about his rise, but whom he brought with him’ Tue, 28 Dec 2021 20:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Student loan moratorium extension is a ‘welcome reprieve’ for working people Wed, 22 Dec 2021 21:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: ‘Now is the time to deliver to the American people a better future’ Mon, 20 Dec 2021 22:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Sung, Koh confirmations ‘a major victory for our judicial system and for working people.’ Wed, 15 Dec 2021 14:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: The Build Back Better Act will usher forward ‘a better and brighter future’ for working families Fri, 19 Nov 2021 14:30:00 -0500 United Labor Movement Supports Kaiser Permanente Employees’ Strike Notice Mon, 08 Nov 2021 19:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: ‘We are starting to turn the corner’; now Congress must finish the job Fri, 05 Nov 2021 23:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: New Jersey has elected a pro-worker trifecta, but there is still ‘a lot of work ahead’ Thu, 04 Nov 2021 13:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: We will continue the fight ‘so that every American’s voice is heard in our democracy’ Wed, 03 Nov 2021 20:29:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Build Back Better deal marks ‘sea change moment’ that will prioritize the needs of working families Thu, 28 Oct 2021 20:30:00 -0500 Union leaders applaud introduction of landmark legislation to make it easier for public service workers to join unions Tue, 26 Oct 2021 16:30:00 -0500 Saunders: ‘Protecting and expanding access to the ballot box should be a bipartisan value’ Wed, 20 Oct 2021 20:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: ‘This is what it means to have a truly pro-worker administration’ Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Those lost in the line of duty ‘will never be forgotten’ Thu, 14 Oct 2021 19:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: ‘Relief is here for our everyday heroes’ Wed, 06 Oct 2021 21:30:00 -0500 AFSCME’s Saunders: Congress voted to ‘protect jobs and vital services for seniors and vulnerable Americans’ by avoiding government shutdown Thu, 30 Sep 2021 20:30:00 -0500 Saunders: 'Californians have made their voices heard,' firmly rejecting recall and rallying behind Gov. Gavin Newsom Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:30:00 -0500 Saunders: ‘Every year we wait, pharmaceutical corporations continue to jack up prices’ Thu, 09 Sep 2021 19:30:00 -0500 As public support for labor unions surges, Lee Saunders urges Congress to support the freedom of workers to organize Thu, 02 Sep 2021 19:30:00 -0500