AFT-Oregon Endorses Kate Brown for Oregon's Governor
Today Governor Kate Brown recieved AFT-Oregon's endorsement in the 2016 gubernatorial election. AFT-Oregon advocates for quality education and health care for all Oregonians, representing some 15,000 Oregon education and child care workers in a variety institutions from K-12 through higher education.
"In the governor's race, we're with Kate," said David Rives, President of AFT-Oregon. "She's proven she can move our state forward through increased and stabilized support and funding for our schools, while others in Salem continue to push ideas that would hurt everyday Oregonians. And she stands strong for Oregon's most vulnerable citizens, including immigrants and low-wage earners."