Important Updates:


DC 47 Locals 2186 and 2187 City Contract Highlights


Workers’ Bill of Rights


Coalition of Black Trade Unionists Awards

CBTU Pres. Ryan Boyer [Laborers Union] presented Volunteer Awards to Gloria Kinsey [AFSCME DC 47] and Dione Frith [Laborers District Council]. DC 47 Pres. Fred Wright received the Trailblazer Award.

Janus Case Information


 Janus v. AFSCME

The Janus case is a blatantly political and well-funded plot to use the highest court in the land to further rig the economic rules against everyday working people. The billionaire CEOs and corporate interests behind this case, and the politicians who do their bidding, have teamed up to deliver yet another attack on working people by striking at the freedom to come together in strong unions…  


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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