New Report Shows How Strong Unions Create Stronger Communities
AFSCME released a report today that shows how strong unions make for stronger communities.
Young AFSCME Activists Meet New Challenges
Young activists are urged to reconnect with AFSCME’s Next Wave program, which has a new look.
The AFSCME Difference: How Thousands of Workers Are Finding Their Voice
At a time of growing economic and political uncertainty, thousands of public service workers across the country are joining with AFSCME to gain a voice.
Slashing Medicaid Would Devastate In-Home Care Patients and Providers
For 5 million Americans who receive home care and for the AFSCME members who provide that vital service, cuts and caps to Medicaid would have devastating consequences.
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On the Record: The AFSCME Agenda
Real freedom and opportunity means more than just getting by. It means having a voice on the job, affordable health care, the promise of retirement security after a lifetime of hard work, and equal democracy for all. That’s The AFSCME Agenda.
Nominate Someone Today!
Know someone at your work who’s truly dedicated to public service? Someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty and does an outstanding job? Nominate them for a Never Quit Service Award.
AFSCME Members Never Quit
Nearing Retirement, but Not Slowing Down
Retirement may be nearing, but AFSCME Never Quit Award Winner Paul Spicer isn’t slowing down.
A Father’s Words Inspire a Lifetime of Service
This dedicated Connecticut public service worker makes sure people get enough to eat and have the necessary education and training to find meaningful work.
Off the Streets and into the Fire
Jay Richards, a Boston parking enforcement supervisor, acted on instinct when he rushed into a burning condo. The result? A life saved.Read more
Don’t Be Left Behind – Get a College Degree with AFSCME’s Help
“The dominance of college graduates in the economy is, if anything, accelerating,” reports the Associated Press. Let AFSCME help you get a college degree – with no out-of-pocket costs.
First Class: First Wave of AFSCME Free College Benefit Students to Graduate
Among the first AFSCME Free College Benefit graduates are Ivy Caselli and Leslie Butler, who credit their union with making their college dreams come true.
Your Money, Your Goals: Announcing Financial Education Clinics for Members
Announcing a valuable benefit for AFSCME members: Free clinics where you can learn how to better manage your finances.
Public Safety Protection Program
Added protection for on-the-job criminal and civil incidents and workers' compensation injuries.Read more