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By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

The almost-concluded session of the General Assembly has provided more proof—as if more proof were needed—that there’s a world of difference between most Republicans and most Democrats on labor issues.

Under Gorsuch’s reasoning, a corporation is entitled to require a worker to die for a load of meat.

By LEO W.

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Even if you warm a seemingly safe seat in Congress, it’s smart politics to tell the home folks you’re not just a rubber stamp for you party’s powers-that-be.

It’s especially wise when your party controls the House, the Senate and the Oval Office.   

“When I vote for a bill, I always put my people and my country ahead of my party” is a tried-and-true lawmaker line for constituent consumption. 

Take Action

Tell Congress to oppose the Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act because it will confiscate health care benefits from millions of people, hand a big tax break to the wealthy few and impose a burdensome permanent tax on working people’s health benefits.

Tell your members of Congress to oppose the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, especially if there’s no plan to replace it that provides quality, affordable health care for everyone.