Legislative Breakfast

On March 1st, 2014 Local 1211 hosted its Annual Legislative Breakfast. This year included some rousing opening speeches by President John Braglia, IFT President Dan Montgomery, and keynote speaker U.S. Senator Dick Durbin. The format this year included a panel discussion attended by Rep. Lou Lang, Rep. Michelle Mussman, Rep. Mike Fortner, Rep. Fred Crespo, and Sen. John Cullerton.

Local 1211 is a 1000+ member teachers' union consisting of teachers, teachers' assistants, paraprofessionals and school-related personnel. Local 1211 is a member of the Illinois Federation of Teachers. The IFT supports – but does not govern – local unions and their members. The IFT is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and the AFL-CIO.
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