On Friday, September 16, members of AFSCME DC47, Local 397, PMA Union will engage in a one-day Unfair Labor Practice strike.


PhillyAFLCIO: Labor Day Celebration 9/5

Come celebrate our #Union friends & family at Penn's Landing.

RSVP by Thurs. Sept. 1, 2022

AFSCME Legislative Update: Aug 2022

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

Labor Notes: Aug 5, 2022

Please see the latest edition of Labor Notes newsletter.

Video: PMA Rally 7/13/22

WATCH: AFSCME members showed up in a sea of green at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Phila. Museum of Art Union: 7/13/22 Rally

Phila. Museum of Art workers are 23 months without a contract! THIS. IS. NOT. OKAY.
Rally & stand with the workers!

CDC: COVID Update 7/11/22

See the latest update on COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control.

PMA Rally: 6/14 Recap

WHAT A GREAT DAY! Check out our rally recap & livestream recording. <3

CBS News: Unions Are Cool Again

“an example of younger employees' interest in improved working conditions, & the increasing fortunes of labor collectives, despite corporations' anti-union tactics.”

FREE COVID Tests: 3rd Round

The Federal government has approved a 3rd round of FREE COVID tests. Order tests for your family today!

AFL-CIO Survey: 2022

Take a moment to tell the AFL-CIO what matters to you in a quick online survey.

PA Primary Election Dates 2022

See these important dates and links for the Primary Election Tues., May 17, 2022 in Pennsylvania.

RECAP: Standing w/ PMA Workers 4/1!

Hundreds of workers & community members rallied and marched in support of workers at Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Stand with Ukraine ❤️

Stand with the families of the Ukraine.


Stand With PMA Workers 4/1!

Stand with our #union family at Philadelphia Museum of Art family on April 1st.


Free COVID Tests: 3rd Round

The Federal government has approved a third round of FREE COVID tests. Order more tests for your family today!

City Council Support for @PMA_union

Thank you Council member Isaiah Thomas for supporting workers and their families at Philadelphia Museum of art!

International Women's Day 3/8

Celebrating women and their contributions to labor and workers everywhere on social media.

AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight

It's time to show off your hard #Union work out on the frontlines! It is the members that make our #Union strong and we are proud of the work that our #Union family does every single day. Submit an AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight candidate today!

AFSCME Supports Red Cross Workers

Front-line workers have kept their communities safe while often putting their own well-being on the line, especially during COVID-19.

Support Letter for Workers at Museum of Art

See this support letter, from the Pennsylvania State Senate, for cultural workers and working families at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Last Week Tonight: Union Busting

John Oliver on @lastweektonight discusses the mechanics of union busting.


Report: Cultural Institutions SOLD OUT Workers

See this report and analysis from Cultural Workers United.


Stronger unions mean higher wages, safer working conditions and dignity for all people who work. Passing the PRO Act will be our first step to getting there. Use this form to tell your U.S. senators: Vote “yes” on the PRO Act.

The Union Difference

See the ways that life is better with a #union!

Congress: Fund the front lines!

Front-line public service workers put their lives on the line to save us. Don’t let Congress thank them with a pink slip. Pass state & local aid NOW! #FundtheFrontLines


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