Bob Herbert and Randi Weingarten agree that reducing the influence of big money in politics would positively impact nearly every social justice cause in America. Herbert, a former New York Timescolumnist, and Weingarten, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) president, shared this sentiment in front of several dozen educators, union activists, and progressives at a Dec. 1 event for Herbert’s new book, Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America.
What do you get when you mix Senate obstructionism with campaign cash? Millions of workers left unprotected against unfair labor practices.
Dave Jamieson at the Huffington Post has this story on a new report we released today:
Untitled Document Breaking Press Release from Public Campaign Action Fund:
Wisconsin Republicans Vote Against Workers – Raise Money From DC Lobbyists