About the Texas AFT Legislative Hotline
The Texas AFT Legislative Hotline is published by e-mail and to this site each business weekday (and some holidays and weekends when important news justifies a post) by the staff at the Texas American Federation of Teachers.
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The strong message of opposition to SB 1968—the bill to outlaw voluntary payroll deduction of most public employees’ organizational dues—seems to be getting through. There was no attempt to move the bill out of the House State Affairs Committee Friday, and … (read more…)