Abstentions and state dissention cloud what otherwise seems like a straightforward push for Hillary Clinton.
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October 06, 2015
October 03, 2015
The endorsement comes despite serious misgivings from some affiliates, who were hoping a slower endorsement process would give the union more time to extract more policy promises from Clinton.
October 01, 2015
The National Education Association moved a step closer to endorsing Hillary Clinton in the presidential primary—a move that could add fuel to her campaign to secure the White House.
September 29, 2015
Negotiations broke down when the district wanted to wait until January to implement salary increases.
September 28, 2015
The NEA is reportedly gearing up to endorse Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primaries.
September 19, 2015
The state's plan has been unenthusiastically greeted by one local union, though, that says it's a distraction from larger issues of education funding.
September 18, 2015
Scores of education advocacy groups, scholars, law experts, and politicians have filed friend-of-the-court briefs on both sides of the Vergara appeal.
September 16, 2015
The teachers' strike could be nearing its end, thanks to an apparent agreement by district and union.
September 09, 2015
Seattle teachers picketed on the first day of the school year after negotiations with the district over wages and other issues broke down.
August 13, 2015
DFT President Steve Conn was booted from his position Aug. 12 after the union found him guilty of failing to follow procedures for meetings, among other infractions.