Our members work every day and everywhere to make California better. We are the probation officers, court employees, and emergency dispatchers who keep Californians safe. We are the home health workers, social workers and doctors who care for the elderly and the disabled. We are the water engineers and city staff members who plan for California’s future. We are the school bus drivers, paraeducators and university staff members who guarantee an education for every Californian. We are the groundskeepers, maintenance crews, and recreation leaders who keep our state’s parks and facilities open for business.
We are AFSCME, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO, and we are 179,000 members strong in California alone.
California PEOPLE is AFSCME’s legislative and political arm in California, representing 76 locals statewide. PEOPLE (Public Employees Organized to Promote Legislative Equality) is on your side, fighting to protect working families!