The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed many examples of workers and labor unions across Pennsylvania fighting for the working class and safety of all of us. In contrast, The Commonwealth Foundation is using the pandemic to do what they’ve always done...More
Bad at union-busting, worse at Twitter For Immediate Release: January 28, 2020 Pennsylvania Spotlight Executive Director Eric Rosso released the following statement on today’s announcement from the Freedom Foundation regarding their expansion into...More
Pennsylvania House Speaker Rep. Mike Turzai, a close ally of the anti-union Commonwealth Foundation, attended a Harrisburg event with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos this morning. While there, he dismissed dedicated public educators as...More
The decision today continues the long streak of failures in the Pennsylvania court system by the Fairness Center attempting to hurt workers and deny them dignity in their job.More
“After pulling so many strings in the Senate this past year, Scott Wagner seemingly had his pick as to which committee he could head. So his ascension to Chair of the Senate Local Government Committee raises some serious...More
Pennsylvania Spotlight Will Shine A Light On Extremism & Deep-Pocketed Special Interests Acting Against Pennsylvania’s Best Interests.More
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"Despite being one of the largest job sectors in PA, nurses still struggle to get their legislative priorities through Harrisburg or to receive the widespread backing that normally follows workers of some of the biggest & richest enterprises in the state.”
How Pennsylvania health-care workers and nurses are trying, but still struggling, to build their political power
Since the outbreak of coronavirus, a consensus has emerged that nurses, hospital employees, and health-care workers are the frontline workers of this ...
Daily News | Hazleton meat-packaging plant closes with 130 workers testing positive for Covid-19. Union leader at Souderton plant died last Friday.
Hazleton meat-packaging plant closes with 130 workers testing positive for COVID-19. Union leader at Souderton plant died last Friday.
Four such plants have closed due to the virus.
#HealthcareHeroes at Slate Belt Health and Rehab “Where is our funding for our PPE?” #GetMePPE
Today #HealthcareHeroes at Vitalant demanded the federal government #GetMePPE. Healthcare workers are putting our lives on the line to help others in this crisis, but we don’t even have enough equipment like masks to protect ourselves & our patients.
Our Labor Council has partnered with @PghFoodBank, the @penguins & @PghPolice to hold an EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTION:
FRIDAY, from 10am-1pm, at @PPGPaintsArena parking lot.
Organized labor will always step up to help our members & our communities.
Solidarity with fellow workers is the only way forward. #1u #UnionStrong
Health Care Workers Need You to Be our Heroes. Here’s How.
Yes, health care workers have a sense of duty. And yes, us doctors are driven by the Hippocratic oath. But none of us want to be martyrs. When we spea...