Maryland State and District of Columbia AFL-CIO


Underneath the mask is President Edwards practicing social distancing, blowing her horn and echoeing through the crowd,  "Some Cuts Never Heal!  Fully Fund State Workers"

From our brothers and sisters of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU)................

Something to brighten your day, MUSIC!!  What a GREAT way to take your mind off of some of the unpleasures of the world.  Take a moment to enjoy some of the sounds of our brothers and sisters of th

The featured AFL-CIO video highlights the thousands of working people across the country who joined together on June 17 in a national day of action for racial and economic justice.  Working people

Recent News

Tri-County Committee on Political Education (COPE), a splinter group of the Metro Washington Council, AFL-CIO has adopted Maryland State and DC AFL-CIO Resolution #9, Workers Bill of Rights.  Details were circulated as follows...........................

Our brothers and sisters of the SAG AFTRA are demanding justice in policing, see the letter to House and Senate leaders and the list of entertainers and artists who have agreed to sign on.  See the full story here.

    “The vast majority of DHS’s workforce are front-line, ‘essential’ employees who have been at their regular duty stations throughout the pandemic,” President Everette Kelley said in his prepared statement.

  See the full story here from our brothers and sisters of the Communications Workers of America, AFL-CIO.

Take Action

Working people are desperate for our leaders to put partisanship aside and do what is right for our health, our economy and our country. Tell your Senator to support the HEROES Act (H.R. 6800) and provide the relief working families need.

The labor movement is working nonstop to ensure workers devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic receive the protections and support needed during this challenging time. Get involved and make sure the needs of working people are heard.