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Richard Trumka Days of Action: Join an Event Near You!

In memory of our late National AFL-CIO President, we’ve kicked off our Richard L. Trumka Days of Action Community Services campaign! So far, the Allegheny-Fayette Central Labor Council held a litter clean-up Monday morning on the Northside of Pittsburgh. The Harrisburg Regional Central Labor Council held a Labor Day of Action hosting four opportunities for volunteers: writing thank you cards for veterans; wrapping diapers at Mission Central; Helping with food distribution at the Midwest Food Bank, and cleaning up the CLC. Read More

Build Back Better Framework Supports Pennsylvania’s Working Families

Harrisburg, PA) The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, released the following joint statement on President Biden’s Build Back Better Framework: “The Build Back Better plan is a transformational step forward for our Commonwealth and our country.  The Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Stands with SFT Local 1147 Educators Ready to Strike

(HARRISBURG, PA). The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, President Rick Bloomingdale, and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder issued statements on Thursday in support of the Scranton Federation of Teachers Local 1147, which has announced its decision to strike next Wednesday, November 3, 2021.   Read More

PA-AFL CIO Announces Days of Action Campaign in Honor of Richard Trumka

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka (1949-2021) In honor of the life and legacy of the late AFL-CIO President and Pennsylvania native Richard L. Trumka, the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is organizing a Richard L. Trumka Days of Action campaign.  We are asking that Central Labor Councils and affiliates plan a community services project of their choosing for the week of November 8th through the 13th.  Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Applauds Governor Wolf’s Pro-Worker Package

(HARRISBURG, PA) Across the Commonwealth and the country, working people are rising up to demand better treatment and fair employment.  Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced a package that recognizes workers’ rights on the job.  The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO issued the following statements: “We are interested in the Governor’s announcement today.  Read More

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