District Council 57


More than 100 Local 2620 state psychologists will be able to keep their jobs thanks an important victory in the State Legislature that will give them more flexibility when it comes to obtaining their professional licenses.  Read more >>>

Traffic control maintenance worker John Marciel used his bravery and familiarity with traffic signs to save the life of a child. He was recently recognized with an AFSCME Never Quit Service Award.  Read more >>>

The employee resource group has grown into a new way that young workers can find support and let their voices be heard on the job. The group is also an example of how AFSCME members are finding innovative ways to engage young public service workers with the Union.  Read more >>>

Freedom is one of the most cherished American principles. But freedom means more than the ability to speak your mind, practice your religion, or choose your own democratically elected leaders. Our freedoms don’t end with the First Amendment to the Constitution.  Read more >>>

With the threat of Right to Work (for less) looming, Local 146 members understand that it is more important than ever to build power at the workplace—and that’s what they did.  Read more >>>

Are Unions Useful Anymore?

Tell me if you've heard this one before: "Unions were good at one time, but haven't they outlived their usefulness?" This statement is old hat for those who want to crush workers' rights on the job. How old? The revelation at the 48-second mark says it all.


Wealth Inequality in America

Our perception of inequality and the actual numbers. The reality is worse than we think.

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