AFT members from Connecticut and New Jersey met last week with OSHA to talk about the need for a workplace violence standard following the release of a GAO report showing higher rates of workplace violence against healthcare professionals. #IWMD16More
Hundreds of the AFT's nurses and health professionals came to Washington, D.C., April 20-22 to raise their voices on the issues affecting frontline workers and their patients. The theme of this year's Professional Issues Conference and Labor Academy, "Where the Front Line Meets the Bottom Line," describes the challenges we are seeing today, said Candice Owley, chair of the AFT Nurses and Health Professionals program and policy council and an AFT vice president, in her opening remarks.
AFL-CIO asking you to share your opinions about working family issues.
It’s called the American Opinion Project, and it’s a new research survey that’s collecting thoughts from working people like you and me on critical issues that matter to all of us.