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Paraprofessional educators at Prince George's County Public Schools are required to pass the ParaPro Assessment test or earn at least 48 college credits by June 2022 to retain their positions.

Workers Memorial Day 2021 arrives at a moment of the greatest urgency, when the front lines of the war against

Please join us this Saturday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Here’s a crucial reason for working people to do all they can to help Jon Ossoff and the Rev. Raphael Warnock win the Georgia Senate runoff elections in January – federal aid to states, cities, towns and schools.

If Ossoff and Warnock prevail, there will be a pro-worker majority in the U.S. Senate. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, as president of the Senate, will cast the tie-breaking vote when the chamber is deadlocked.

American Education Week presents everyone with an opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every student receives a quality education. We are all in this together, teachers, administrators, supervisors, nurses, cafeteria workers, custodians, bus drivers, principals, and school psychologists.

Celebrate American Education Week with your friends and colleagues by sharing our official artwork on your social media channels. 

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice president-elect Kamala Harris on Monday brought together business and union leaders, including AFSCME President Lee Saunders, for a virtual meeting to discuss an economic recovery agenda for the country.

Following the meeting, Biden warned of a “dark winter” ahead for the nation and highlighted consensus among the labor leaders and CEOs alike on the need to fund the front lines.

ACE-AFSCME LOCAL 2250 P.P.E. DISTRIBUTION DRIVE-THRU

When: Tuesday, December 8th 4pm-7pm  |  Thursday, December 10th 4pm-7pm  |  Saturday, December 12th 10am-1pm

Where: Local 2250 Union Hall Parking Lot 14440 Old Mills Rd, Upper Marlboro Maryland 20770

It was bad enough that the Trump administration failed miserably in its response to the coronavirus pandemic, ignoring the science and failing to come up with a national strategy.

It was pathetic and tragic when Republicans in Congress failed to summon the courage to support the everyday heroes who saved our communities by funding the front lines.

With so much at stake for working families in the 2020 election, AFSCME members across the country stood up to the challenge once again. Although the pandemic prevented us from putting thousands of boots on the ground as we normally do, AFSCME members still made a huge difference in key races across the country.

Join us on Thursday, October 29th from 5:00 to 6:30 for a virtual meet and greet! 

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This past Saturday, you might have been cooking a late breakfast, planning a fun weekend activity or taking some quiet time with your family. But with 10 days to go until the most important election of our lifetimes, more than 200 AFSCME members were fired up and raring to go during a Pennsylvania volunteer kickoff Zoom call, one of many being held around the country as the Big Green Machine kicks into high gear.