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September 11, 2017 – We will always remember

PEF leaders, members and staff took time today to pay tribute to the PEF members and the thousands of people who perished in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. At the state Department of Taxation and Finance in New York City, PEF President Wayne Spence recalled the bravery of the first responders, and how the attacks did not change our resolve or... Read more

PEF Hurricane Relief Fund

Sent on Behalf of President Spence: PEF Members: Thank you to those of you who have already contributed so generously to the PEF Hurricane Relief Fund. This week, just as our brothers and sisters in Texas and Louisiana begin to put their lives back together following Hurricane Harvey’s devastation, we are now seeing the extent of the damage and destruction caused by Hurricane Irma to... Read more


PEF and other union members around the nation are celebrating the economic and social contributions of workers that strengthen the prosperity and well-being of our country. Labor Day became a federal holiday 123 years ago, and it still remains a day for working people to be grateful for the benefits the labor movement has gained throughout the years. It is also... Read more

Labor Day Parades & Picnic Celebrations – Statewide Regions

Labor Day is a celebration and reflection of the grit, the resilience and the sacrifices made by America’s working families. It is a unique holiday where the emphasis is not on gift-giving, but embracing family and friends and remembering the union-made gains we enjoy today.
It’s a day of pride for most workers. We think about clocking into a job every... Read more