AFL-CIO Pushes For Public OSHA Protections

As lawmakers return to Harrisburg this fall, the state AFL-CIO is continuing to fight for bills which benefit workers. State AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale says the AFL-CIO continues to push for passage of a public employee OSHA bill. Bloomingdale says it's unfair public service employees lack OSHA protections. Meantime, Bloomingdale says the AFL-CIO is continues to fight for a higher minimum wage in Pennsylvania. Bloomingdale says the AFL-CIO will continue to push for that no matter how long it takes.