Finally—it’s President-elect Biden

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 ac…

AFT Votes bus tour finishes with a flourish

Ending on Nov. 1 after a spirited dash through Florida, the AFT Votes bus tour visited thousands of members in 15 states, tapping into excitement for the presidential election and helping our members get out the vote nationwide. AFT President Randi …

To win, we need to get people to the polls

Election Day is moving closer, and the AFT Votes bus is racking up miles. The get-out-the-vote bus tour rolled through Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania, stopping to engage voters, distribute free books, and rally with our members, state and local law…

This November, vote against student debt

Student debt has been an albatross around the necks of so many individual Americans, even dragging down the economy at large. At a virtual event Oct. 19, AFT President Randi Weingarten and Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) talked about the gravity of t…