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Nov. 18, 2022: Results from Our Task Force; SBOE’s Final Meeting of the Year

Texas AFT offices will close for the Thanksgiving holiday on Wednesday, Nov. 23, and there will be no Hotline next week. We hope you and yours have a warm and restful break! Texas AFT Announces Respect Agenda for 88th Legislative Session Up to 70% of Texas teachers say they’re thinking of leaving education according to survey data collected in the...

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Nov. 4, 2022: Voting FAQs; TRS COLA would boost economy

More than 4 Million Texans Have Voted. Have You? Today is the final day to vote early for crucial elections in Texas. Not only are statewide offices, the Texas Legislature, and the State Board of Education on your ballot, but so are local and county offices, school boards, and important...

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July 29, 2022: Collier Stands with Educators; House Hears from One Teacher

Texas A-F-T members seated in an auditorium, with several raising their hands or clapping.

Texas AFT Launches Statewide Campaign for the Respect Teachers, School Employees Deserve On Monday, Texas AFT gathered members on Zoom and in person at the Children’s Museum of Houston to officially launch our Respect Us or Expect Us campaign for the 2022 midterm elections and 88th legislative session next year....

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