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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.
There is a special election scheduled in west Philadelphia in the 190th District, to fill the vacancy left when state Rep. Vanessa Brown resigned.read more
At, AFSCME District Council 47: We need now more than ever to mobilize workers in joining the UNION to win Fairness, Respect and a Voice on the work place. When our Members speak about how AFSCME DC 47 and local leadership making a difference in the work place and...read more
AFL-CIO President Pat Eiding had this to say “Four years ago our labor movement had a big decision to make. Our unions needed more cooperation, transparency and leadership from the next mayor. We met together, deliberated and ultimately held a vote to endorse Jim...read more