Last Week Tonight: Union Busting

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

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Support Voter Registration & Education

The Phila. School District can play an important role in promoting democracy by establishing a policy for voter education and non-partisan registration within high schools.

PMA: Workers Deserve A Contract!

Send management a letter today! Workers at the Philadelphia Museum of Art deserve dignity & respect with a Union contract.

AFSCME Legislative Update: Nov. 2021

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

Labor Notes Newsletter: 10/29

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PA NOW: Enough is Enough Rally 10/30

Rally & Solidarity Ride at City Hall in response to recent sexual assault on SEPTA. Public spaces must be safe. Public transit must be safe!

NY Times: Workers Have Upper Hand

“It’s like the whole country is in some kind of union renegotiation…right now it seems like workers have the upper hand."

Teen Vogue: Billionaires Barely Pay Taxes

See how they get away with it!

Report: Cultural Institutions SOLD OUT Workers

See this report and analysis from Cultural Workers United.

DC47 General Election 11/2/21 Endorsements

See our list of working family advocates that we are suggesting for political office on Nov. 2nd.

AFSCME DC47 Retirees Event

Making Connections Across Generations in the time of Covid

Friday, October 22, 2021

VIRTUAL: 5pm-7pm

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!

AP: Student Loan Forgiveness

What’s behind push to make changes in student loan forgiveness?

NO Fetal Cells in COVID Vaccines

Article to clarify social media misinformation that employees are using to try to get religious exemptions from COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

CDC Study: Unvaccinated Death More Likely

See the latest CDC study 9/10 about COVID-19 vaccines.

CareerLink Pennsylvania

Check out these great community resources to help you in the post-pandemic USA. Connect to jobs, housing relief, grants, and more in Pennsylvania.

Fair Districts PA: Website

See the latest redistricting news and updates from Fair Districts PA.

COVID-19: Why Is Delta So Dangerous?

Find out why the COVID-19 Delta variant is so dangerous to the public.

Rental Assistance Tool

Check out this great resource from AFSCME to help you when financial times get hard.

Unions Power America Contest

Union Plus is thanking union workers for getting America back on its feet. See how you could win up to $15,000.

Pass The Family Care Act

See details on how you can help get paid family leave benefits for all working people.

COVID-19 Update: July 2021

See the latest COVID-19 update from DC47.

Our Union family is growing!

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

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.

The Union Difference

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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: 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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Last Week Tonight: Union Busting

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

*EXPLICIT LANGUAGE WARNING*

Watch Video

Support Voter Registration & Education

The Phila. School District can play an important role in promoting democracy by establishing a policy for voter education and non-partisan registration within high schools.

Send Support Letter

PMA: Workers Deserve A Contract!

Send management a letter today! Workers at the Philadelphia Museum of Art deserve dignity & respect with a Union contract.

Send A Letter

DC47 General Election 11/2/21 Endorsements

See our list of working family advocates that we are suggesting for political office on Nov. 2nd.

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Labor Notes: 10/29/21

Please see the latest edition of Labor Notes newsletter.

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NY Times: Workers Have Upper Hand

“It’s like the whole country is in some kind of union renegotiation…right now it seems like workers have the upper hand."

Read More

PA NOW: Enough is Enough Rally 10/30

Rally & Solidarity Ride at City Hall in response to recent sexual assault on SEPTA. Public spaces must be safe. Public transit must be safe!

See Details

Report: Cultural Institutions SOLD OUT Workers

See this report and analysis from Cultural Workers United.

See Report

AFSCME DC47 Retirees Event

Making Connections Across Generations in the time of Covid

Friday, October 22, 2021

VIRTUAL: 5pm-7pm

Register Now!

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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AP: Student Loan Forgiveness

What’s behind push to make changes in student loan forgiveness?

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City Contract Tentative Agreement

See the Local 2186 & 2187 Tentative Agreement with the City of Philadelphia 2021.

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Recording: City Contract Town Hall 9/28

Watch the City Contract Town Hall recording. Members will receive viewing password in e-mail. Please contact smora@dc47.org for password.

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CareerLink Pennsylvania

Check out these great community resources to help you in the post-pandemic USA. Connect to jobs, housing relief, grants, and more in Pennsylvania.

See Details

NO Fetal Cells in COVID Vaccines

Article to clarify social media misinformation that employees are using to try to get religious exemptions from COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

See Here

CDC Study: Unvaccinated Death More Likely

See the latest CDC study 9/10 about COVID-19 vaccines.

See Details

Unions Power America Contest

Union Plus is thanking union workers for getting America back on its feet. See how you could win up to $15,000.

See Details

COVID-19: Why Is Delta So Dangerous?

Find out why the COVID-19 Delta variant is so dangerous to the public.

Read Here

Rental Assistance Tool

Check out this great resource from AFSCME to help you when financial times get hard.

See More

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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CDC Update: 7/19

See the latest COVID-19 from the CDC.

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AFSCME Scholarship 2021: Winner at DC47!

See the essay from Justin Hart, a Local 2186 member's son that won a college scholarship from AFSCME. Great job, Justin!

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Pass The Family Care Act

See details on how you can help get paid family leave benefits for all working people.

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COVID-19 Update: July 2021

See the latest COVID-19 from DC47.

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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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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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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!

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Vaccines & Summer Safety Tips

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

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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.

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Statement on George Floyd

Please see our statement on the death of George Floyd.

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AFSCME Legislative Update: Nov. 2021

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

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Fair Districts PA- Website

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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

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

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ACLU: Voting with Criminal Conviction

See how serving jail time for a felony conviction changes your rights to voting in PA.

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