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PRESS RELEASE: PASSHE consolidation plan worse than expected for workers

April 28, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: PASSHE consolidation plan worse than expected for workers

Harrisburg, PA (April 28, 2021) – The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Board of Governors voted on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, to open a 60-day public comment period on their...

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April 27, 2021

New report reveals destructive economic impact of proposed state university job cuts

It was already known that the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s (PASSHE) “system redesign” threatened the jobs of faculty and staff at all 14 universities, but we now know the economic...

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April 27, 2021

Luzerne County PennDOT worker struck in active work zone

AFSCME Local 2143 member and Luzerne County PennDOT employee Tom Vitale was struck by an oversized load while operating a jackhammer in an active work zone on Monday, April 26. Tom sustained...

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