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Hundreds of AFSCME members, community leaders, and allies gathered to honor and celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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

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Pictured: Keith Kracht. Photo Credit: Member-provided photo.

The AFSCME Council 25 Executive Board and Officers ratified the recommendations of the Area PEOPLE Committees and issued the following endorsements of candidates at the federal, state, and local levels.

AFSCME President Lee Saunders lashed out at the Trump administration after President Donald Trump signed a series of executive orders to make it easier to fire federal workers and weaken their unions.

City of Ann Arbor AFSCME Workers Notch Big Anti-Outsourcing Victory

City of Ann Arbor employees represented by AFSCME Local 369 scored a huge victory this week as the City Council, by a 7-4 vote, passed a resolution opposing the outsourcing of trash collection to a private, for-profit company.

On Saturday, hospital workers at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland joined together to show their strength and solidarity with pharmacy techs that are struggling for union recognition and fair treatment on the job.

Dozens of hospital employees marched in front of the hospital on Woodward to call attention to the mistreatment of union employees while the hospital spends millions to expand their facilities.

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.