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DC 47 Blog
We will keep you updated with information about our union members, our events and concerns, as well as political and other matters that impact the members of DC 47. This blog will feature your Brothers and Sisters, events that are sponsored by us and others that are of interest to our members. In addition, we will post general union related matters.
At the 2017 AFL-CIO Convention, the delegates passed a resolution calling for the creation of a Workers' Bill of Rights. Speaking in support of the resolution, President Richard L. Trumka said: Sisters and brothers, working people need a bill of rights. A...read more
DC 47 retiree Robert Alexander was volunteering on 3-27-2018 at the voter registration table in the Municipal Services Building. The person registering to vote is Beatrice Williams, a first...read more
Councilwoman Helen Gym and DC 47 VP Ethelind Baylor City Council members Gym, Squilla, Parker, Reynolds Brown, Henon and Green co-signed this resolution RESOLUTION Affirming the strong support of the City of Philadelphia for public sector workers whose rights and...read more