March 11, 2019
Union members meet and eat with state lawmakers from mountains to the sandhills to advocate for adoption of our Good-Jobs policy agenda for North Carolina.
City of Raleigh’s lowest-paid employees will get a $5000 raise thanks to a unanimous vote by the Council to adopt a universal living wage policy! However, the move does not apply to first responders, who are awaiting the results of a pay study, expected to be announced this spring.
This Saturday we’re drawing a line in the sand. The protests in Wisconsin have created an opportunity we have to seize. For too long, anti-worker voices have dominated the debate over the economy. But this time, they have gone too far.
The North Carolina State AFL-CIO is the largest association of local unions and union councils in North Carolina, representing over one-hundred and forty-thousand union members, fighting for good jobs, safe workplaces, workers’ rights, consumer protections, and quality public services on behalf of ALL working people.