Tell Gov. Snyder to return the 3% that was stolen from Michigan Teachers! Michigan’s hard-working public school teachers deserve to keep their hard-earned paychecks.More
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The votes have been counted and the results for the office of president, vice president and recording secretary are posted. View the final counts here.
Read the resolution passed by the DFT on pardoning DACA immigrant youth and supporting the National Days of Action.
Republicans in the Michigan Senate are pushing Senate Bill 102, legislation that would close the Michigan Public School Retirement System to newly hired school employees.
This attack on our pensions is being led by anti-working family interests and billionaires—including Betsy DeVos, the U.S. president-elect’s pick for Secretary of Education. DeVos and others like her believe that workers should only have access to risky 401(k)-style retirement plans. We know there will be a serious attempt made to ban traditional pensions in the public sector, and it’s a slippery slope!
LANSING — The selection of Betsy DeVos to serve as U.S. Secretary of Education is an affront to students and education professionals in Michigan, according to the leaders of Michigan’s school employee unions, the American Federation of Teachers Michigan and the Michigan Education Association.