We asked AFSCME members to share their talent on stage at the 41st International Convention and the results were amazing. Read more and check out video of the winning performances above and on our blog here: http://afsc.me/1sNNznV
Labor and community allies continued grassroots efforts, with a rally and a march, to protect the jobs of 28 custodians and grounds crew at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. Share this post to show #solidarity with this community as they fight back against outsourcing. You can read more on our blog here: http://afsc.me/1sspPoV
Paul Ryan keeps trotting out the same old plans to shred the U.S. safety net but calls it something else each time. His most recent scheme to cut anti-poverty programs comes with buzzwords like “innovation,” “flexibility” and “individualized services,” but it’s the same tired ideas. Read more on our blog here: http://afsc.me/1ASyUNE
Today, President Obama urged our 4,000 delegates at the 41st AFSCME International Convention in Chicago to keep up the fight for working people - and he vowed to stand with union members in the fight for better wages, retirement security and more flexible hours. Please watch and share this video if you agree with the President when he says it’s unions that make America work.