• VIDEO: A warning from Wisconsin

    VIDEO: A warning from Wisconsin

    Billionaire CEO Bruce Rauner wants to follow Wisconsin, where public-service workers lost their rights at work and thousands of dollars from their paychecks to Gov. Scott Walker. Hear from Wisconsin AFSCME members why Rauner must be stopped.

  • Unions ask Emanuel to seek money lost on “toxic swaps”

    Unions ask Emanuel to seek money lost on “toxic swaps”

    AFSCME and other unions have asked Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to take back from Wall Street hundreds of millions of dollars the city has lost due to fraudulent interest rate swaps.

  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren greets Illinois AFSCME members

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren greets Illinois AFSCME members

    Watch the Massachusetts senator deliver a stirring defense of public services as she pledges to stand with AFSCME members in the fight to defend the middle class and stop corporate and political attacks on workers' rights.

  • Judge grants union motion to rescind retiree health cost hikes

    Judge grants union motion to rescind retiree health cost hikes

    Thanks to a preliminary injunction halting the implementation of a law that allowed the state to unilaterally raise retiree health care premiums, health premiums for state and university retirees will return to previous levels.

  • Make sure you are registered to vote

    Make sure you are registered to vote

    This election is crucial, especially for public-service employees. And it's easy to register. So make sure you, your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers can vote on Election Day, Nov. 4.

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