AFSCME District Council 47 and AFSCME International has scheduled a Volunteer Member Organizing training. All participates must RSVP by Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 5 p.m.
Democratic candidate for District Attorney Larry Krasner has AFSCME District Council 47’s endorsement in the November general election. He spoke to DC 47 Delegates. Also, Pa Superior Court candidates Judge Maria McLaughlin, Judge Carolyn Nichols and Judge H. Geoffrey Moulton Jr. are endorsed by DC 47 and spoke to delegates last night.
Candidates listed are running in the primary election on May 16, 2017.
Brothers and Sisters from DC 47 Local 1739 attended the City Council hearing on Councilwoman Gym’s Resolution examining the impact of evictions and substandard housing on the health and wellbeing of low income renters.
One tenant provided testimony thanking the Local 1739 brothers and sisters at TURN for providing information concerning their rights and what to do.
Testimony was also given concerning the need for a greater level of legal representation of tenants so that their rights can be better protected.