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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.
DC 47 President Cathy Scott is all smiles after winning re-election on Thursday night. Former Pres. Fred Wright did not run for re-election and Cathy Scott easily beat her opponent by over 1500 votes. Scott's entire slate of officers and trustees won.read more
AFSCME DC 47 VP Ethelind Baylor made remarks in support of Council member Henon's resolution. Philadelphia City Council Resolution Introduced By Council member Bobby Henon Urging the Pennsylvania General Assembly to support the Jake Schwab Worker’s Safety Bill, House...read more
Feeling overwhelmed by life, depressed and stuck can prompt thoughts of suicide for some people. But the pain of depression can be treated and hope can be renewed. A Licensed Professional Counselor can help you with ways to cope and feel more in control of your life....read more
Brothers and Sisters came out for the annual Labor Day rally and parade on Monday. The rain put a damper on the march.read more