Remember To Vote on May 16th

Primary election day is May 16th. You have until April 17th to register.

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Obamacare Support Rally

DC 47 Pres. Fred Wright speaking at ACA Rally

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Affordable Care Act Rally

Join DC 47 President Fred Wright and many others at the rally in support of the Affordable Care Act ‘Obamacare’ in Germantown on Saturday.

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PEOPLE Committee Candidate Meetings in March

Candidates running in the May 2017 Primary are coming to share information with and be questioned by us.

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PA Senate Bills Threaten Worker Rights

DC 47 Pres. Fred Wright opposes PA Senate Bills 166 and 167.

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Impact of Affordable Care Act Repeal on Healthcare in Pa

President Donald Trump on Friday night signed an executive order aimed at trying to fulfill one of his most impassioned campaign promises: Rolling back the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). The multi-part executive order stated that the administration’s official policy is “to seek the prompt repeal” of the Affordable Care Act — but at the same time emphasized that it must continue to uphold the law.

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AFSCME PEOPLE

Our wages, benefits, working conditions, health and safety, and even whether we have jobs at all, are in the hands of officials who influence our future.

Health & Safety

There is nothing more important than staying safe on the job. Our lives depend on it. That is why, as AFSCME members, we have access to some of the best workplace health and safety resources available.

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The Newsletter section includes the District Council 47 newsletter, as well as newsletters from the Locals and Health & Welfare.

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May Day Celebration in Clark Park

May Day Celebration in Clark Park

On May 1, 1886, more than 300,000 workers in 13,000 businesses across the United States walked off their jobs in the first May Day celebration in history. In Chicago, the epicenter for the 8-hour day agitators, 40,000 went out on strike. In the late nineteenth...

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