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The Janus case was an attempt to deliver a knockout blow to millions of working people and their families who looked to the Supreme Court as an independent institution that advances equal

AFSCME President Lee Saunders lashed out at the Trump administration after President Donald Trump signed a s

Public service workers across the country are losing their foothold in the middle class. So says an article in The New York Times this week that serves as a reminder of why labor unions are more needed now than ever.

On October 9, The online Texas political newsletter, the Quorum Report, published this article about the Employees Retirement System's investment returns.

Public Pensions Provide a Secure Retirement

The adopted changes will reduce investments in fixed income securities and domestic stocks and redirect these reductions to alternative investments, i.e., real estate, hedge funds.  This reallocation intends to improve the rate of return (ROR) on the ERS portfolio.

AFSCME mourns the loss of Alvin Turner, a participant of the 1968 Memphis, Tennessee, sanitation workers’ strike for higher wages, better working conditions and the right to organize.