Pine Bluff Arsenal union, AFL-CIO to host LR rally

AFGE Local 953, a Pine Bluff Arsenal union group, and the Arkansas AFL-CIO are sponsoring a rally at 1 p.m. Friday in the State Capitol Rotunda in Little Rock.

Several persons will speak, and subjects will include the possible federal sequestration and furlough and how it would impact the state and nation.

Howard “Dave” Gassett is president of the local. He can be reached at 870-413-6101.