DPE at ALA Annual Conference

The Department for Professional Employees, AFL-CIO (DPE) traveled to Chicago several weeks ago to participate in the American Library Association’s (ALA) Annual Conference. DPE’s presence added a union voice to the gathering of nearly 20,000 library professionals. DPE’s Legislative and Outreach Director Michael Wasser co-chairs the AFL-CIO/ALA Labor Committee which sponsored a standing room only program entitled, New Normal: Libraries Navigate Uncertain Times during the ALA Annual Conference.