Teamsters Local 8 in State College, PA have invited AFGE locals and members to attend their Tom Wolf for Governor Rally at their union hall in State College, PA. The event is being held, Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 9:30 am. Please see the flier for details.
AFGE members that are interested are encouraged to attend in unity and solidarity with the Teamsters. Read More... Download: Teamsters for Wolf Rally Flier.pdf
September 10 is Internet Slowdown Day
FCC Chair Tom Wheeler recently proposed rules that would divide the Internet into fast lanes for wealthy corporations and slow lanes for the rest of us.
These rules would mean a massive handout to Big Telecom and the death of Net Neutrality. Read More...
DISTRICT 3 PITTSBURGH TRAINING INFORMATION: For those attending the training at the Sheraton Station Square September 15 (travel) to September 19 (travel) -
1. All rooms have refrigerators in them.
2. Microwaves are available for use in the vending area on the lobby level.
3. Registration begins Monday evening from 6:30 pm to 8 pm - second level lobby area close to the training rooms.
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AFGE District 3 is proud to have had locals attend Labor Day events in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Wilkes Barre, PA. The AFGE locals participated with other unions in a show of Union Solidarity for this recognized day for Labor. Pictures of these three events have been posted in the Photo Gallery under "2014 Labor Day Events". Read More...