September 7, 2016--Bargaining at St. Francis Hospital began with a tremendous show of support from union members, elected officials, healthcare professionals, community and faith leaders, and neighbors of the hospital. A powerful message was delivered to Ascension Health--the largest nonprofit healthcare corporation in the country--that Ascension should put patients before profits, keep St. Francis and St. Joe's open, and keep the quality healthcare services and good, family-supporting jobs in our community.
Photos from "Walkerville" tent city at the Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin.
AFT president, Randi Weingarten, made a special trip to Milwaukee, WI on Monday, August 8th to knock on doors and rally with all the activists working to Get Out the Vote for the WI Recall Elections on August 9th.
Photos from LaborFest parade from downtown Milwaukee to SummerFest grounds on Monday, September 5th, 2011.
WFNHP members turnout in force to the Milwaukee Labor Council's Recall Kickoff Rally on Saturday, May 12th. Members heard fiery speeches from Sheila Cochran, MALC president, Candice Owley, WFNHP president, Michael Rosen, AFT Local 212 president, and Mahlon Mitchell, candidate for Lt. Governor.