AFT President Ted Kirsch released a statement today on Governor Wolf's decision to allow House Bill 1801, the General Fund Budget, become law without his signature. Find out how much additional funding your district received here.
Ted Kirsch, AFTPA president, urged the SRC to return to the table to negotiate with the PFT following Thursday's PA Commonwealth Court ruling. Read Ted's statement.
Khepera Charter School's faculty ratified a new contract after 18 months of negotiations.
Statement by Ted Kirsch on Governor's Fiscal 2013 State Budget Proposal
Gov. Wolf signed House Bill 1552, which amends the Public School Code to provide a student-weighted formula for disbursement of basic education funding. The vote was 188-3 in the House and 49-1 in the Senate. Read AFT Pennsylvania President Ted Kirsch's comments below:
We can do better than to smoke, drink and gamble our way to a balanced state budget, says AFT Pennsylvania President Ted Kirsch.
It's almost summer and the budget battle in Harrisburg is heating up.
AFTPA's President Ted Kirsch urges GOP House leaders to stop playing games with children's futures by attempting a line-item override of the Governor's #PaBudget veto. Read Kirsch's full statement.