AFT 1493 Updates

What’s new and of interest to AFT Local 1493 members

WEST VIRGINIA TEACHERS WIN STRIKE

Posted March 7, 2018

After nine days on strike, West Virginia teachers—among the lowest paid in the nation—have won sorely needed salary increases and the promise of more affordable health care. In a state with a history of union allegiance, their solidarity resulted in
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UNITY DAYS: WEAR YOUR AFT T-SHIRTS FEB. 5-8

Posted February 3, 2018

Dear Esteemed Colleagues, We hope that your Spring semester has gotten off to a great start! We’ve been working hard to advocate for our faculty members from the district to Sacramento. And we’ve been winning some significant gains despite significant
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