Apr-May 2016
Volume 69, Number 4

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In this issue…

UP FRONT

Election 2016: Americans have shown they that are ready for populist change

ALL-UNION NEWS

Prop. 30 extension qualifies for November election

CFT-sponsored bills advance in the State Capitol

State budget: Governor says voters need to renew Prop. 30 extension

Primary Election 2016: CFT endorses proven leader Kamala Harris for Senate seat

Crisis in the classroom: California confronts teacher shortage

Victory! Courts reject conservative anti-union lawsuits

FEATURES

The first 100 years of the AFT

San Francisco City College faculty calls one-day strike

AROUND CFT

  • New executive director brings extensive education union experience
  • CFT staffer authors new book on California labor history

PRE-K AND K-12

Women leaders bring powerful traits to union work

CLASSIFIED

Right for the job: When paras and classified become teachers

COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Honoring “letter carrier who sings” turned teacher

UNIVERSITY

Librarians negotiate professional development and salary

LOCAL WIRE

Many locals: Community walks in for public education
Local 1533: Spring training…
Local 4986: Workers win back jobs!…
Local 6215: Local support…

RANK & FILES

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