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Important Judicial Decision Upholds The Rights Of School Teachers And Employees

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Rules That School Reform Commission (SRC) Cannot Cancel Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (PFT) Contract In a significant judicial victory for organized labor, the Commonwealth Court, on Thursday, January 23, affirmed a lower court ruling which had rejected the unilateral cancellation of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers’ collective bargaining agreement by the School Reform Commission. Read More

Tom Wolf Is Sworn In As Pennsylvania’s 47th Governor

Tom Wolf was sworn in at 12:30 PM today becoming Pennsylvania’s 47th Governor. To a crowd of over 4,000 well-wishers friends and family he renewed his pledge of restoring Pennsylvania and rebuilding its middle class; “I will do everything in my power to make Pennsylvania a place where jobs pay, where our schools teach, where government works…. Read More

Celebrating The Legacy Of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

This Monday we celebrate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who fought for civil rights, dignity, and equal opportunity for all Americans. While Monday is the official Martin Luther King Holiday, celebrations and remembrances of Dr. Read More

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