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AFT 19h
Enjoy peace of mind on the road for only $0.19/day with the Union Plus Motor Club membership.
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AFT 21h
Great podcast from on the weight of student loans. Listen for more.
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AFT Sep 13
ICYMI: , legislation rewriting California's employment law, passed the state Senate & Assembly! Great work from .
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AFT Sep 13
We know what it takes to help teachers and schools and kids thrive. And we bet you do, too. Teachers who have opportunities for growth, adequate resources, & schoolwide structures to support student learning equate to teachers, kids and schools succeeding
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AFT Sep 13
Replying to @rweingarten @AliVelshi
"What you hear from teachers is that the issue is as much about heart as it is about head." talked to about last night's and what we're hearing from our members through their engagement with our 2020 endorsement process . 📺3/3:
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AFT Sep 13
Replying to @rweingarten @AliVelshi
Because 21 states still spend less than they did 10 years ago, told that you see the effects of this in different ways: -Teachers salary - -Class sizes of 40-50 -Failing school infrastructure -Lack of internet 📺2/3:
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AFT Sep 13
ICYMI: Watch talk to on about the , candidate proposals for investing in , and what we're hearing from members through our 2020 endorsement process. 📺1/3:
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AFT Sep 13
Congratulations to member for being named New York's 2020 !
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AFT Sep 13
No child should be punished for poverty, and no student should be expected to learn on an empty stomach. Click here, and tell the Trump administration: Protect SNAP, and stop the proposed cuts!
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Viri Pettersen Sep 13
Watching on right now, speaking about last night’s debate, the Importance of public education in being foundational to democracy and its foundation in ensuring our children’s growth.
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AFT Healthcare Sep 13
TODAY from 4-7pm (PDT) more than 200 nurses will rally alongside community leaders to demand safe staffing and affordable healthcare for our communities. Show your solidarity with by attending and sharing this event! ➡️
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AFT Sep 13
Replying to @rweingarten @ewarren
.: When says she was an educator, that means she understands where our members are coming from.
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AFT Sep 13
"This issue is as much about heart as it is about head." -
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AFT Sep 13
.: The proposals that , and have to increase funding is so important.
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AFT Sep 13
"I am thrilled with where the heart and soul of the Democratic party is at right now." - on the
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AFT Sep 13
Tune in to now: is on with to talk about last night's and how was *finally* a major topic.
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AFT Sep 13
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Rory Staunton Fdn. Sep 6
It's ! Take just two minutes to watch this video about the signs and dangers of –and share with your community. We promise: the smallest amount of knowledge can save a life.
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AFT Sep 13
AFT members mixed it up with & other Black members of Congress at , guaranteeing that the voices of educators and working families help shape this country's policies moving forward
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Rebecca Nagle Sep 13
Today marks 25 yrs since the Violence Against Women Act was signed into law. It’s been 5 mo since the house passed reauthorization, but refuses to hold a vote. The reauthorization bill includes needed provisions for the safety of Native women.
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