Where workers have been able to act collectively and bargain through their union, they have been able to secure enhanced safety measures, additional premium pay, and paid sick time, during the pandemic.

AFSA joined other education,  labor and social justice organizations asking Congress to help communities around the country.

Go to incoming Democratic President Joe Biden’s “Building Back Better” agenda on his website and read through it.

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Trump ordered all federal departments and agencies to trash rules and regulations, enforcement.
Big business is using the coronavirus pandemic as a cover to protect itself against lawsuits.

America’s workers—in the private and public sectors—have been devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fed up with the Trump government’s refusal to force firms to protect workers from the coronavirus, the AFL-CIO is suing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)  to force it to do s

AFSA has joined other unions in a push for the $3.6 billion in the House Democrats’ stimulus bill to pay states to establish vote-by-mail systemsand the measure’s mandate

With the average public school more than 50 years old, we have reached a critical juncture to fulfill the need to update and make safer our 100,000 public K–12 school facilities across the country.
“We cannot allow the ‘homework gap’ to become a larger ‘learning gap’ during the coronavirus pandemic.”