“Our members … they are asking specifically for $15 million more for the library system. That’s for staff, supplies and the general upkeep of the libraries.”
“I am not completely satisfied with what the Mayor has said. I’m happy to hear he is going to put more money into the library system, but the proof is in the pudding. I need to see exactly how much more the City Council is going to approve for the libraries.” – DC 47 Pres. Fred Wright
There is a special election scheduled in west Philadelphia in the 190th District, to fill the vacancy left when state Rep. Vanessa Brown resigned.
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 personal lives, we are a powerful force for defending and building our Union. Growing our Union will make our Union Members strong at the Ballot box. It will help us unite for fair pay, benefits and respect, and stop the attacks.
Saturday, March 30, 2019 1606 WALNUT STREET 3rd floor auditorium from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM