DC 47 Local 590 Ratified Contract With UPenn

Local 590 Pres. Yvonne Harris describes wage increases in the ratified contract.


VP Baylor Gets Award from CLUW

Coalition of Labor Union Women give Rising Star Award to DC 47 VP Ethelind Baylor


Legal Services Fund Seminar

Legal Services Fund Seminar on Monday


Remember To Vote on May 16th

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



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AFSCME’s new Facebook groups

AFSCME’s new Facebook groups

You’re the expert. No one knows your job better than you. You know what it takes to get it done, how good it feels when you’ve done it right and how frustrating it can be when something stands in your way. With AFSCME’s new Facebook groups, you can swap stories, talk...

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