Labor

New PAsmart Apprenticeship Grants to Boost Northwest PA’s Industries

Governor Tom Wolf announced $467,000 in PAsmart grants for Northwest Pennsylvania as part of his PAsmart initiative. The grants will support the northwestern region’s...

Governor Wolf’s Budget Goal: Create ‘Strongest Workforce in the Nation’

Governor Tom Wolf outlined in his 2019-20 budget address a bold plan to move the commonwealth forward by building the strongest workforce in the...

State’s Worker Training Program Assisted More Than 145,000 Businesses, Workers

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Executive Deputy Secretary Scott Dunkelberger joined company executives at USA Spares, a machine design shop in Carlisle,...

Democratic State Senators Seek Spark to Ignite Manufacturing Expansion

Three Democratic state senators announced a comprehensive package of legislation aimed at sparking a rapid and sustained expansion of Pennsylvania’s manufacturing sector. State Sens. Jim...

Creation of Nearly 80 New Jobs Through Expansion of CorrChoice

CorrChoice LLC, a producer of industrial corrugated paper packaging products, will expand in Central Pennsylvania. The project, supported through state funding, is expected to...

Governor Reaffirms Commitment to Good Jobs, Skilled Workforce in Second Term

Governor Tom Wolf is working to create family-sustaining jobs and bring businesses to the commonwealth. With new and innovative investments in job training, apprenticeships,...
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Looking for a New Good Paying Job in the New Year?...

Are you looking for a new job or a new career?  This is also a critical time for High School Seniors trying to make...

Blue-Collar Workers are Now More Scarce than White-Collar Workers

Reversing a decades-long trend in the U.S. jobs market, companies are now having a more difficult time finding blue-collar workers than white-collar workers. Conducted...

PA Steelworkers Ratify Agreements with ArcelorMittal

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that its members have overwhelmingly ratified new, four-year labor agreements with ArcelorMittal USA that will increase wages, bolster retirement provisions,...

Mid-Term Elections Prove Win For Pennsylvania Workers, says Pennsylvania AFL-CIO

After a stunning, 'against-all-odds' election win in March with the first election of Conor Lamb, the Pennsylvania union movement has stayed the course for a meaningful victory...

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