Labor Notes Newsletter: 7/9

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City of Phila: Virtual Work Update 7/1

City employees: Please see this summary of a meeting with the City RE: Virtual Work Policy.

Philly Public Services Rally 6/12: Photos

See pictures of us spreading love in Love Park on June 12, 2021 for Philly public services & its workers!

Newsletter: Union Herald- June 2021

Check out our latest DC47 newsletter. It includes important updates from AFSCME DC47 & some great union member spotlights.

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!

Our Union family is growing!

Welcome our newest bunch of cultural workers to the DC47 union family: Penn Museum Workers United.

AFSCME Legislative Update: 6/11/21

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

AFL-CIO: PASS The Pro Act

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.

Vaccines & Summer Safety Tips

Watch this union video for important vaccine information & Summer safety tips.

Vybe Vaccine Center

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Independence LIVE, located at 1919 Market Street. No cost vaccine is available by appointment to anyone 18 and older who lives or works within the Philadelphia city limits.

The Union Difference

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CDC: Staying safe when fully vaccinated

See this information from the CDC on safe activities that one can participate in once fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

AFL-CIO: Pro Act Rally: 4/30

Join the AFL-CIO in rallying to protect the right to organize at the Pro Act Rally on Friday, April 30!

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

AFSCME: Never Quit Award

We are honoring fellow members who demonstrate true dedication to their work. Do you have a co-worker who always takes great pride and goes the extra step in their work? Brings a smile to the faces of the people they serve or work with? Who never quits on doing the best job they can? Nominate a fellow AFSCME member for a Never Quit Service Award.

Why PA House Bill 38 is BAD

Pennsylvania's judicial district bill would pioneer new lows in partisan gerrymandering. See why you should say "NO" to judicial gerrymandering!

Petition: Stop Judicial Redistricting

Sign this petition to keep politics out of our judicial system in Pennsylvania!

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AFSCME: Free College Benefit

In this difficult time, AFSCME stands ready to support you and your family any way we can. That's why we wanted to extend a limited-time opportunity for members and eligible family members to earn a FREE bachelor's degree. Summer enrollment is open now and classes begin on May 18, so do not delay.

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City Of Phila: Virtual Work Update 7/1

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Philly Public Services Rally 6/12: Photos

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Newsletter: Union Herald- June 2021

Check out our latest DC47 newsletter. It includes important updates from AFSCME DC47 & some great union member spotlights.

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AFSCME Legislative Update: 6/11/21

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

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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!

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AFL-CIO: PASS The Pro Act

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.

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Vaccines & Summer Safety Tips

Watch this union video for important vaccine information & Summer safety tips.

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#fundthefrontlines

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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Vybe Vaccine Center

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Independence LIVE, located at 1919 Market Street. No cost vaccine is available by appointment to anyone 18 and older who lives or works within the Philadelphia city limits.

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Labor for Black Lives: George Floyd Vigil 5/25

Join the Philadelphia labor movement in remembering the life of George Floyd.

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The Union Difference

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Primary Election Endorsements 5/18

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Pro Act Rally: 4/30

Join the AFL-CIO in rallying to protect the right to organize at the Pro Act Rally on Friday, April 30!

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CDC: Staying Safe When Fully Vaccinated

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Labor Notes: April 2021

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United Way of PA: Income Tax Assistance 2021

For more than a decade, United Way has helped people easily and accurately file their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxes. Since 2009, more than 1.2 million people have used MyFreeTaxes and saved $250 million dollars in filing fees!

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Why PA House Bill 38 is BAD

Pennsylvania's judicial district bill would pioneer new lows in partisan gerrymandering. See why you should say "NO" to judicial gerrymandering!

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Petition: Stop Judicial Redistricting

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PETITION: Costco STOP Selling My Pillow

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AFSCME: Never Quit Award

We are honoring fellow members who demonstrate true dedication to their work. Do you have a co-worker who always takes great pride and goes the extra step in their work? Brings a smile to the faces of the people they serve or work with? Who never quits on doing the best job they can? Nominate a fellow AFSCME member for a Never Quit Service Award.

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Statement on George Floyd

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Support workers at Phila. Museum of Art

Please sign this petition to support new AFSCME union family at The Philadelphia Museum of Art and cultural workers across the U.S.!

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Philly Magazine: Philadelphia's New Generation of Unions

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2187: City Contract Survey 2021

2187 Members: Now is your chance to have a voice in the upcoming season of contract negotiations with the City of Philadelphia. Tell us which issues are important to you and your family in the next 2187 Union contract.

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AFSCME DC47 Police Budget Resolution

Please see this important DC47 Police Budget Resolution: Fund City Services not the Militarizing of our Communities!

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