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End the violence

Millions of people are terrorized by the daily gun violence in our communities. We need to elect leaders who will support commonsense gun measures.

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Protect SNAP

Proposed changes could end nutritional assistance benefits for more than 3 million Americans. We can't let that happen. 

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Keep our PACT and Fund Our Future

More than 40 years ago, Congress made a commitment—through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act—to help level the playing field and educate every child in this country, regardless of ability, neighborhood or skin color.

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Take Action

Since the COVID-19 crisis began, the AFT has been fixated on the health & safety of our members, communities and students; workers on the frontlines, and the economic health of our country. You can help. Click on a legislative "ask" for more information and how to take action.

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