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AFT on Proposed Repeal of 30-Hour Threshold for Full-Time Employees To Be Eligible for ACA Healthcare CoverageJanuary 8, 2015 - 12:09pm
WASHINGTON—Statement from American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten on the House bill to raise the 30-hour full-time employment threshold for Affordable Care Act eligibility to 40 hours:...
AFT, AFT-Oregon and Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation on the University of Oregon Graduate Employees’ StrikeDecember 5, 2014 - 12:09pm
- November 25, 2014 - 12:40pm
We and our partners in the Debt-Free Future campaign would like to thank you for your interest in the student loan forgiveness options webinar we hosted last Thursday! We wanted to thank you for giving us an hour of your time to hear about student loan forgiveness options and ask such thoughtful questions...
- November 17, 2014 - 1:50pm
This fall, I was part of a group of part-time faculty members of AFT 6161 who launched a campaign calling on Palomar College to take the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) pledge to inform employees of their student loan repayment options and help them apply for loan forgiveness...
- October 30, 2014 - 11:32am
The Department of Education released their “gainful employment” regulations yesterday. Below is a statement by AFT President Randi Weingarten on the new regs:
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