We're looking for a COPE/PAC Chairperson. Could it be you?

To expand the political influence currently supported by Local 571 and the Illinois Federation of Teachers, the COPE/PAC Chair serves as a liaison to politicians and allows us to make contributions to politicians who share our values and support WSTU. We use the following strategies to raise money for COPE: raffles, voluntary cash contributions, voluntary payroll deductions, and square reader deductions.

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Finally—it’s President-elect Biden

Patience—counseled by former Vice President Joe Biden all election week as Americans waited for votes to be counted—finally paid off Nov. 7, four days after Election Day, when Biden won in Pennsylvania and gained enough Electoral College votes to acquire a new title: president-elect. AFT President Randi Weingarten says the union’s leaders and members “can’t wait to get started” on the work ahead “with an administration that will embrace and fight for the values we hold dear.”