AFSCME Texas Corrections

EMS Week is a time to recognize the sacrifices that EMS professionals make for their communities and to honor these skilled heroes w

Members of AFSCME’s law enforcement community take countless risks to keep our communities safe.

The day after he was released from a hospital, a bruised and swollen Kelvin Chung told a state Senate committee that state employees like him need collective bargaining rights to advocate for safety on the job. “I want you to see my face. We need a voice on the job, so this doesn't happen again to anyone else,” said Chung, a corrections officer.

AFSCME Texas Corrections members proudly served the state during one of the most violent and dangerous storms - Hurricane Harvey. Our state is safer and stronger because of the work you did. If you or your family suffered because of the storm and have storm related dammage please register to see what resources are available to you.

Click here to register for FEMA 

Click here to register for The Texas Worker Relief Fund

Your AFSCME sisters and brothers in Texas, Louisiana, Puerto Rico, Florida, Georgia and other areas affected by recent hurricanes are on the front lines of the disasters. They are doing what they do best: Serving their community. Helping people.

These AFSCME sisters and brothers are also among those victimized and displaced by this storm. The coming weeks and months will be difficult ones as they try to put their lives back together.

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