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Candidate Feature: Lindsey Williams for State Senate District 38

Lindsey Williams was illegally fired for attempting organize a union at the National Whistleblowers Center.  Lindsey had made her career as an activist and professional working to protect pensions and get employees their jobs back after wrongful termination.  She stood up for her rights and the rights of her co-workers and fought her case to the National Labor Relations Board. Read More

President Nina Esposito-Visgitis Leading the Way in Pittsburgh For Member Engagement

2018 has been a remarkable and busy year for the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers Local 400.  President Nina Esposito-Visgitis has weathered the storm of the Janus decision, a nationwide tide-turning for teachers’ unions, negotiated a contract, embarked on a rigorous recommitment campaign and thrown in for the most important Pennsylvania election cycle in years. Read More