President Dawnette McCloud's January 29, 2016 Op-Ed in The Columbian. #KeepUsCoveredMore
- OFNHP staffing campaigns heat up across the region!
- Kaiser news: Andrew McCulloch to step down as president
- Labor news: Workers celebrate defeat of Trump Labor Secretary nominee
- Good Read: Obamacare provision that saved thousands from bankruptcy
By picking Andrew Puzder to be secretary of labor, President-elect Donald Trump makes a mockery of his repeated promises to stand up for the little guy, to fight for working families, to create good jobs and a booming economy, and he puts the Department of Labor—which was created to help workers—squarely in the hands of the titans of corporate America
The nomination of U.S. Rep. Tom Price to head the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services poses a huge threat to vital programs such as the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and Medicaid.
On Jan. 15, thousands of people, including great representation from AFT members, rallied in cities across the country to stand up against plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act as well as efforts to privatize Medicare and Medicaid.
A message from AFT President Randi Weingarten: