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SURVIVING UNEMPLOYMENT

HOW TO SURVIVE COVID-19: CDC GUIDELINES

In an effort to secure passage of labor's bills and dealing with an early adjournment in the legislature, President Edwards and Legislative/Political Director, Chuck Cook remain at the forefront, d

Below are resources and guidance for affiliate unions about the COVID-19 pandemic, and recommendations from your national/international unions to limit its impact on working families.

President Edwards' submitted a letter to Maryland legislators regarding labor's requests in managing COVID-19.  The letter addressed to Speaker Jones and Senate President Ferguson read as follows:

Kudos to Lorenzo Millan, affiliate union member, IATSE Local 487 who received a creative arts EMMY award for Best Sound Mixing on the tv series, House of Cards. 

Luke Strong:  Unity and Hope

The power of unity and solidarity.  Video courtesy of affiliate union, USW District 8.

Much of the American workplace has shut down, sending millions of employees home to wait out the coronavirus pandemic.

The most recent information from the Center for Disease Control can be found here:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html