Philadelphia Local 1776 Dodges Major Loss of Members in State Liquor Stores

Local 1776 beat a huge threat to its membership when the Governor of Pennsylvania vetoed Republican sponsored bill authorizing the privatization of State liquor stores.  Local 1776 represents clerks at the stores and privatization would have thrown thousands of members out on the street.  The membership of local 1776 has been fighting against privatization for several years, this victory caps that effort.  See this article for more information: Pennsylvania Governor Rejects Privatized Liquor Sales Bill

 

Philadelphia Local 1776 Dodges Major Loss of Members in State Liquor Stores

Local 1776 beat a huge threat to its membership when the Governor of Pennsylvania vetoed Republican sponsored bill authorizing the privatization of State liquor stores.  Local 1776 represents clerks at the stores and privatization would have thrown thousands of members out on the street.  The membership of local 1776 has been fighting against privatization for several years, this victory caps that effort.  See this article for more information: Pennsylvania Governor Rejects Privatized Liquor Sales Bill