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Walk In for Education - Thusday, Feb. 18

Please join Mr. Hanna and Alki teachers for a Walk-In for Education! Teachers’ unions are gathering across the country with their public school communities to assert that these are our schools and they must be fully funded.  53 more words


Legislative Agenda for PTA Meeting - Feb. 11

At this week’s PTA Meeting along with the many topics we’re covering, we will discussing and voting on whether or not to endorse as a PTA the proposal to amend… 169 more words

General PTA

Ensign of death

My first tour of duty as a commissioned officer was at Coast Guard Headquarters, in Washington, D.C. Headquarters is a place most Coasties would be happy never to visit, let alone work. 583 more words

Military Service

Stand Up for Paid Parental Leave

As the new year starts, the United States remains one of only two industrialized countries—out of 185 worldwide—that does not offer paid parental leave.

NTEU is supporting legislation in the House and the Senate to provide six weeks of paid parental leave to federal employees upon the birth or adoption of a child.

See what you can do.


Legislation Introduced Aimed at Crippling Federal Employee Unions

Today, Representative Tom Price introduced a bill in the House of Representatives, H.R.4461, that is directly aimed at crippling federal employee unions.

Overall, this legislation, inappropriately titled “the Federal Employee Rights Act,” would prohibit federal agencies, including the U.S. 206 more words