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We welcome Ben Harman to our staff. Ben is an organizer under a generous grant from AFT. 

Welcome Brother! 


There were many questions concerning the upcoming election that our national union has addressed. They recommended we maintain the nominations but restart the rest of the process including hiring a new election judge. They asked that all of us, the Executive Board, the Stewards Council, and the Election Committee work together on a new schedule and that we all commit  to ensure the election is unbiased, inclusive, accountable, and reflects the free expression and will  of our union members. 

     The Executive Board and Election Committee are working jointly to present the plan for approval at

                                                                  For further information:
For Immediate Release: 
July 27, 2020
“Given that the present rate of COVID-19 infections is unstable and the numbers of cases in the City of St. Louis are increasing, as well as, information provided by Dr. Deborah Birx, a AFT St. Louis has no other choice but to recommend that St. Louis Public Schools open with 100% virtual instruction at this time,” says Ray Cummings, Interim President, of AFT, St. Louis, Local 420, AFLCIO.
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