Tag Archives: American Federation of Teachers

PA Green state rep. candidate Hugh Giordano endorsed by teachers’ union, promises to give 10% of salary to education

From Montgomery Media (disclosure: I’m a volunteer on Giordano’s campaign):

Hugh Giordano, the independent Green Party candidate in the 194th District is making waves in this election and continues to shock and amaze. This week, the Green Party candidate made a huge announcement in which Giordano promises to give back 10 percent of his salary to the school system.

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Moderate Party Gubernatorial Candidate, Ken Block, on the American Federation of Teachers’ endorsement of Lincoln Chafee

Emailed to contact.ipr@gmail.com:

Moderate Party Gubernatorial Candidate, Ken Block, released the following statement in reaction to the American Federation of Teachers’ endorsement of Lincoln Chafee:

“The American Federation of Teachers’ choice to endorse before meeting with all of the candidates was uniformed and demonstrates that union leadership is out of step with its membership.… Read more ...