A Better Deal for Teachers & Students

    Education is the catalyst for economic mobility; it puts the rungs on the ladders of opportunity. We need great teachers in every classroom so that our children have every opportunity to succeed. And we must respect the voices of these...

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    Tools to Succeed in the 21st Century

    America. It is synonymous with leadership, strength, and entrepreneurship. America was not given those qualities – we earned them. We invested in ourselves, in the education of all our children, in new roads and bridges, and in life-saving and transformational...

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    Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

    Americans depend on our nation’s roads, bridges and schools every day. Our infrastructure was once the envy of the world, but we have allowed it to fall apart and we have fallen behind. Today Americans drive on crumbling roads, bridges...

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    Save Our Pensions

    Every American Worker Who Earned A Pension Through Hard Work Should Keep It, Without A Dollar In Benefit Cuts In the decades after World War II, many labor unions across several different industries worked to create “multiemployer” pension plans with...

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    Give Workers the Freedom to Negotiate a Better Deal

    Over recent decades, as union density has sharply declined, we have seen the largest increase in income inequality since the Great Depression. Today, working families are finding it increasingly hard to obtain basic economic security. Since the 1970s, almost all...

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    Universal High-Speed Internet

    Every American home, school and small business should be connected to high-speed internet. Unfortunately, there are still too many communities in America that are simply being left behind. Over 34 million Americans, including 23 million rural Americans, do not have...

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    Pass the Child Care for Working Families Act

    Across the country, too many families do not have access to high-quality early learning and care that will help their children thrive without breaking the bank. The cost of child care has increased by 25 percent in the past decade,...

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