Members of Congress are just like us. They work. They have families. They have been through tough times. And during those tough times, they realize their lives have been touched by labor unions and government employees, the men and women who have answered the call of public service.
At AFGE’s annual legislative conference last week, Sen. Mazie Hirono, Rep. Elijah Cummings, and Sen. Tammy Duckworth shared with us their personal stories that remind us of why we need to preserve public service and help advance the labor movement.