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Action Alert: Tell Congress to Repeal the Unfair GPO-WEP

Did you know that public servants such as Alaska teachers, firefighters and police officers are losing the benefits they have earned over a lifetime of service?

Tell our members of Congress to repeal the Government Pension Offset (GPO) and the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) which penalize our public servants! Click here to send them a message!



I come from a union family. Both of my parents worked as unionized factory workers for over three decades each. I vividly remember my mother participating in a picket line when I was younger. This encouraged me to continue the tradition as a member and employee of Working America, the AFL-CIO’s community affiliate and now as a member of ASEA Local 52. For me, being both a beneficiary of collective bargaining and a participant in union activities is to embody what is a quintessentially American notion of social solidarity or ‘we’re all in this together.’
— Brandon Nakasato
Brandon Nakasato, proud member of ASEA/AFSCME, Local 52

Brandon Nakasato, proud member of ASEA/AFSCME, Local 52


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