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Here to help: Council 13’s call center assists member with stolen identity

AFSCME Council 13’s Member Resource Center (MRC) is here to answer your calls Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 1-800-5-AFSCME (1-800-523-7263). Staff representatives are available to...

It’s Time for a National Minimum Wage Increase

With the passing of the ordinance to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour in the city of Seattle, Washington, the time is ripe for the country to demand...

Local 1224 hosts Curbside “Grab & Go”

AFSCME Local 1224 members play it safe at their Curbside “Grab & Go.” While many things remain uncertain, one thing is for sure: it is more important than ever...

COVID-19 Updates

As AFSCME Council 13 continues to gather information and monitor the situation in Pennsylvania, AFSCME International President Lee Saunders released the following statement regarding COVID-19 (the coronavirus): With COVID-19...

In Memoriam of Roy Wise

The AFSCME family is saddened to learn that former District Council 83 Director Roy Wise passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2020. Roy Wise retired as Council Director of...

UPDATE: Tentative agreement and changes to health benefits

There has been a massive online response to the news that AFSCME Council 13 reached a tentative agreement with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the agreement was approved by Council...

Council 13 thanks EMS professionals, urges action to support them

During this National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, AFSCME Council 13 thanks the EMS professionals who have stepped up when we need them most during a global health crisis....

Local unions hold drive-thru elections during pandemic

AFSCME Local 2763 members vote on contract ratification in “social distancing fashion,” via a makeshift drive-thru. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to rethink how we live, work, shop,...

Free webinar: Learn to participate in a Zoom meeting

Has someone asked you to participate in a ZOOM MEETING? Did you say no because you weren’t exactly sure how it worked or what it was? If so, this...

UPDATED: Informational meetings about 2017 PEBTF benefit changes

Your benefits are changing! You will have to choose a new medical plan for 2017. New health plans and benefit designs will be offered – you will have your choice...