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PSEA pressures members to oppose workplace rights bills

Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) emailed its members yesterday with the subject “Critical Alert: These guys are coming after us”. In the email, they claim four bills being considered for a vote in the PA House this week are “union attack bills”.

The email calls for members to contact their lawmakers saying, “Contact your state representative today and tell them that union members like us oppose House Bills 844, 845, 2042, and 2048.”

But when the House Labor and Industry committee heard testimony on the set of bills in November, every public employee who submitted testimony on these bills was in favor of their passage.

If passed, the bills would: 

Isabel Blank

Isabel Blank is Communications Director at Americans for Fair Treatment, a community of current and former public-sector employees offering resources and support to exercise their First Amendment rights. Prior to joining Americans for Fair Treatment in 2021, Isabel worked in media relations at Travelers Insurance and held government affairs and communications roles with Yankee Institute. She has a master’s degree in public administration and a bachelor’s degree in political science and Spanish, both from the University of Connecticut (Go Huskies!). Isabel loves Crossfit and supporting her local Connecticut breweries.