Today is World Teachers' Day, a global initiative to show appreciation for hardworking educators and raise public awareness of the many challenges facing the profession. It's also an opportunity to spotlight a few of our many union members in Connecticut who epitomize the slogan of this year's effort: "empowering teachers, building sustainable societies."
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The legislature's budget-writing committee has raised dozens of anti-union bills for public hearing, including several that would take away collective bargaining rights. Click here to RSVP for a day of action March 24 at the Capitol in Hartford to defend a voice for all working families.