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Watch AFT President Randi Weingarten and others discuss the latest progress and projects of Reconnecting McDowell.
Delegates from AFT-West Virginia attended the 2014 AFT Convention, held July 11-14 in Los Angeles, CA. Locals from Hampshire, Morgan and Roane counties were recognized for outstanding membership growth and a general session at the convention focused on the progress and projects of Reconnecting McDowell.
Retirees and activists from AFT-WV joined with other retired public employees for a rally at the Capitol on April 15, 2014. The Coalition of Retired Public Employees (CORPE) staged a rally to garner support for a tax exemption for a portion of a retired public employee's pension. A similar measure for retired police and firemen is already in place in the state.
Find out which bills passed and which ones didn't make the cut during the 2014 Legislative Session! Read AFT-WV's Legislative Update: Final Edition.