WAGE member organizations have found that they are free to decide entirely for themselves what is in their best interest and, consequently, what benefits their members. This is true whether the Association/Union operates in a “right to work” state, or is responsible for collective bargaining.

The ability to chart one’s own direction free from the dictates of a national labor union office is what distinguishes a WAGE member organization from an AFL-CIO union local…

… and independence and freedom is what WAGE is all about.