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On Monday thousands will tell lawmakers to Fund Our Future! (And psst…Retirees, it’s your turn to act now.)Publish Date: March 6, 2019 6:19 pm
Dear Friends, Thousands of Texas educators are about to descend on the Texas Statehouse on Monday, March 11, in a Red for Ed Texas March to the Capitol. We follow the...Read More
Weekly wrap-up: Things are heating up at the CapitolPublish Date: March 15, 2019 5:07 pm
This truly has been a whirlwind week in the halls of the Capitol, and that’s thanks in no small part to the THOUSANDS of educators and school personnel who came...Read More
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