Supporting public workers and the middle class – November 4th, 2011

Art Pulaski
Executive Secretary-Treasurer, California Labor Federation

  • Unions standing together in the face of attacks against public sector workers
  • The danger of cutting public services and squeezing the middle class
  • Creating jobs through infrastructure investment

Howard Egerman
National Health and Safety Representative, AFGE Social Security Administration Council 220

  • Ensuring safety in the federal workplace
  • Fighting for the rights of future generations of federal workers
  • The importance of keeping government programs strong, not cutting back, during the economic downturn