|Local 478 Administrative Clerical|
Employees shouldn’t have to risk their health to do their jobs. Four out of 10 private-sector workers come to work sick – or don’t get paid. The picture is noticeably different for state and local government workers, where union membership is stronger. Nine out of 10 workers in state and local government receive paid sick leave and, of those who belong to a union, it’s nearly everyone – 97 percent.
Pregnancy should not cost women their paychecks. But that's exactly what happened to UPS delivery driver Peggy Young when she became pregnant in 2006.
President Obama's willingness to act on immigration while Congress dithers and delays is admirable. Read President Saunders' Huffington Post article on it here.
Council 4 is raising questions about the negative impact of hospital facility fees on state employees and taxpayers as a whole.
We know that money can be a big obstacle when it comes to higher education. That’s why AFSCME provides scholarships to help members and their families reach their educational goals.
AFSCME Local 478 represents all employees of the Administrative Clerical Unit (NP-3) of the State of Connecticut employed in the cities and towns of Ansonia, Bethany, Branford, Bridgeport, Cheshire, Derby, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Meriden, Milford, New Haven. North Haven, Shelton, Wallingford, and West Haven. Local 478 is one of eight statewide locals representing over 6,000 clerical employees.
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