American Federation of Teachers
Can state Republican lawmakers penalize universities for ratifying new contracts before “right-to-work” kicks-in?
Wayne State University and its faculty and academic staff union, the American Association of University Professors-American Federation of Teachers (AAUP-AFT) Local 6075, announced Tuesday that they have tentatively agreed to an 8-year contract.
Vice President Joe Biden addressed the American Federation of Teachers in Detroit Sunday afternoon, some members of the Republican party picketed in front of Cobo Center.
For the first time in more than 30 years, The American Federation of Teachers is holding its a convention in Detroit.
The president of the American Federation of Teachers says anti-labor campaigns around the country threaten teachers’ well-being and the group’s “very existence as a union.”
The Michigan Senate has passed a bill that would end pensions for newly-hired public school workers and instead give them 401-k’s.