AFSCME Secretary Treasurer Elissa McBride discussed the importance of attending the Labor United to Free the Children rally at a press conference in Philly. The rally calling for change in US immigration policies is scheduled for Wednesday, August 15, at 4 pm on Penn’s Landing. Organizers say thousands are expected to attend.
Take a look at a quick summary of the hearing.
Listen to a sound bite from DC 47 VP Ethelind Baylor.
The Philadelphia Coalition of Labor Union Women presented their Union Woman of the Year Award to Local 590 President Yvonne Harris. Congratulations to Sister Harris on a well deserved honor.
AFSCME’s new Women’s Leadership Academy Online is an opportunity for all AFSCME women to gain a deeper understanding of the issues that affect working women, to strengthen leadership skills, engage politically, and inspire each other to become strong leaders and activists in their workplace.