Watch how NHFT union members mobilized the community to move school officials to "Think First" and drop a controversial charter management organization's proposal.
Take action: join our members in asking the U.S. Department of Education secretary if she will abandon her privatization crusade and fully fund public education.
Patience—counseled by former Vice President Joe Biden all election week as Americans waited for votes to be counted—finally paid off Nov. 7, four days after Election Day, when Biden won in Pennsylvania and gained enough Electoral College votes to acquire a new title: president-elect. AFT President Randi Weingarten says the union’s leaders and members “can’t wait to get started” on the work ahead “with an administration that will embrace and fight for the values we hold dear.”
AFT President Randi Weingarten’s latest column outlines the urgency of using our voices—our votes—in this life-changing election, when we will make a choice “between President Donald Trump, who has trafficked in chaos, fear, lies and division, and former Vice President Joe Biden, who seeks to reverse Trump’s failures on COVID-19 and the economy, and to unite and uplift the American people.” Besides the four crises we face—a pandemic, an economic crisis, racism and a climate emergency—democracy itself is on the ballot, as Trump continues to cast doubt on the legitimacy of the election.
In her September New York Times column, AFT President Randi Weingarten says that going back to school has never looked like it does now. Weingarten explains that because of President Donald Trump’s response to the coronavirus, which has been chaotic, contradictory and inept, and the lack of federal guidance and funding, we’re seeing a patchwork of school reopening plans across the country.
NHFT Local 933 Executive Bd and Stewards Meetings 2019-2020
EXECUTIVE BOARD STEWARDS
SEPT 10 SEPT 24
OCT 1 OCT 22
NOV. 5 NOV 19
DEC 3 DEC 17
.Executive Board Meeting Dates
December 4th - Election
Stewards Meeting Dates
Oct 16 (nominations)