The gender wage gap leads to a loss of some $400,000 over the course of a working woman’s career. For women of color, that loss is even steeper. Women should get equal pay for equal work. If you agree, take two minutes to call your representatives. Tell them to vote YES on the Paycheck Fairness Act.
It’s no secret that federal employee pay lags behind the private sector. That’s why AFGE members are fighting for an 8.7% raise. Tell your lawmaker to support the Federal Adjustment of Income Rates (FAIR) Act.
The Ukrainian people are in grave danger, fighting for their lives as Russians attack innocent civilians. Donate now to support Ukrainian labor organizations providing on-the-ground assistance through the International Trade Union Confederation.
When working people come together, they make things better for everyone. Joining together in unions enables workers to have more rights and more power, and are the best way to secure higher wages, better benefits and safer working conditions.