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 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 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.