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We want to make sure our organizing unions are on board and are accountable for results. We have to firm up the structure and the financing. We want to concentrate our resources on organizing.

AFL-CIO Convention delegates, including five representing AFSA,  elected Liz Shuler to serve as president of the federation of 57 unions and 12.5 million members.

"We call on the Biden administration to do its part to assist borrowers hampered by crippling debt.
The Role of Principals and AP's in the CPS/CTU Tentative Agreement
Letter Asserts Principals Were Blindsided by CEO; Calls for Leadership
The very people who witnessed firsthand our democracy under assault now have the opportunity to strengthen our system of government, not weaken it.
The Department of Education makes clear that its overriding guidance to school districts is to use American Rescue Plan funds to make educational systems better for students, educators, staff, schools and their communities post-pandemic.
With apologies to FDR, we’re going to paraphrase his message announcing the attack on Pearl Harbor.
The PRO Act will involve civil fines for breaking labor law, including making CEOs pay.