Stewart Acuff

Mar 27

About Stewart

Stewart Acuff

Stewart AcuffStewart Acuff is the Organizing Director of the National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees 1199 in Philadelphia.

He served as the Organizing Director of the AFL-CIO from 2001-2008. He worked as Chief of Staff of the Utility Workers Union of America until May, 2012.

Acuff makes regular media appearances on Your World with Neil Cavuto on Fox News. He is also a regular on The Thom Hartmann Show, Charles Showalter’s The Union Edge radio show, and many others.

Stewart has written two books, Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing and Getting America Back to Work, which was coauthored by Dr. Richard Levins.

Stewart is available to speak at your local union meeting, event, environmental event, or your regional or national gathering. He is also available for trainings on every aspect of organizing, mobilization, bargaining, and strategic campaigning. He is also available for Book Readings and Author Events. For bookings or media inquiries, please CLICK HERE.


Photo credit: (Joe Kekeris/AFL-CIO)


  1. Joe Brennan

    April 17, 2012


    Congrads on the new website. Carry on your fight Brother Acuff !!!!

  2. Democrat

    May 11, 2012


    The American Political field has gone to crap over the past few years due to extreme polarization. We need to rise up for our future and take back our society from Big Pharma, Big Tobbacco, Big Insurance and really just big corporations. It is time for our elections to cease being bought out.

  3. bob hertz

    February 1, 2014


    I have some articles I woould like you to review.
    Can you send me an email address?

    Keep up your great work!

    Bob Hertz

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