Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO

 

Join the Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO as we make history, when the 2020 candidates for president of the United States participate in the first-ever Workers' Presidential Summit in Philadelphia, PA

Thursday, June 27th is the 1 year anniversary of the Janus decision, and we want to tell the world that we’re Sticking With Our Unions and we’re here to stay!

Take Action

Vita Healthcare Group is slashing wages at Somerton Center and Garden Spring Center nursing homes and making healthcare unaffordable for their families. We demand Vita Healthcare end the lowering of standards at our nursing homes and begin investing in them. Stand with us.

Recently introduced legislation would provide needed protections for health care and social services workers from violence on the job. Tell Congress to support an OSHA workplace violence standard.

Recent News

Join the Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO and Labor 411 for Union Night with Philadelphia Union Soccer! All union members and their friends, family, and colleagues are welcome to join! Union Night will take place at 7pm at Talen Energy Stadium.

Remember that tomorrow, Tuesday, May 21 is Election Day in Philadelphia! Make a plan to vote!

For more information and to find your polling location, visit www.votespa.com.

Every year, UALE sponsors 4 regional “women’s schools”. These residential programs typically last between 4 and 5 days, and include classes and workshops on a variety of union-related topics. Women from all over the country and beyond learn the skills and knowledge needed to play leadership roles in their unions. Visitors from unions in other countries frequently participate. One of the most valuable aspects of the schools is the chance to meet and network with other union women from around the region and beyond.

Today, May 6th, unions from all over the Commonwealth joined together in Harrisburg to save good union jobs in the nuclear industry.

To view photos from the Rally to Save Union Jobs, click here to see our Facebook photo album. Give our page a 'like' while you're there!