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Corbett Pushes Bill to Eliminate Right to Organize in Public Sector

This law would give management a huge opportunity to constantly agitate against the Union, and divide workers, which is precisely why this bill was introduced.

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Nurses say Wilkes-Barre General Hospital owner violating law

Nurses and their top union officials joined state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski, D-121, Wilkes-Barre, in denouncing the Franklin, Tenn.-based hospital owner at a news conference Friday for allegedly violating Act 102, the law in Pennsylvania that makes it illegal to mandate nurses to work overtime.

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Governor Corbett’s Visit to Crozer-Chester Medical Center

While it is noteworthy that Governor Corbett has decided to sign Senate Bill 5, our patients and Crozer-Chester Medical Center face a much larger problem that the governor has refused to resolve: the federally funded expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

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Anti-Worker Legislation In Pennsylvania

“Right-to-Work” (or “Right-to-Work-for-less”) statutes make it illegal for unions to negotiate clauses in their contracts which require non-members to pay a “fair share” fee for the services they receive from the union.

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Pennsylvania Nurses Oppose Gov. Corbett’s Privatization Push

Gov. Corbett’s plan to dramatically increase the number of retail liquor, beer and wine outlets in the state would jeopardize public health and should be rejected by lawmakers, according to the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals (PASNAP).

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PASNAP Statement of Support for the ACA Expansion of Medicaid in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals (PASNAP) strongly encourages Governor Tom Corbett to participate in the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid Expansion.

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