• Two Days of Action: Fairness for State Workers

    Two Days of Action: Fairness for State Workers

    AFSCME members are coming together for two days of action because state employees deserve basic fairness. Join us on April 26 and May 10!

  • Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Rauner Appeal on Steps

    Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Rauner Appeal on Steps

    AFSCME has won another round in the battle for payment of step increases that Gov. Rauner has illegally frozen since July 1, 2015.

  • I AM 2018

    I AM 2018

    On April 2-4, AFSCME, COGIC, and civil, human and workers’ rights leaders gathered in Memphis for a series of events to honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy and the courage and sacrifice of Memphis sanitation workers who went on strike in 1968.

  • UCAN workers win a union!

    UCAN workers win a union!

    Employees at UCAN, a youth services agency in Chicago, won their union election when the ballots were tallied on March 20 after a vicious anti-union campaign waged by their employer. They fought for a better future—and they won.

  • AFSCME-backed candidates win in Primary Election

    AFSCME-backed candidates win in Primary Election

    In the March 20 Illinois Primary Election, voters chose candidates best able to carry forward the fight in defense of workers’ rights in the November General Election. Union members made a big difference in these critical races!

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