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Resolution protesting Rochester teacher layoffs

The UFT stands in solidarity with the Rochester teachers and their union, the Rochester Teachers Association, in their fight to fend off midyear layoffs that would disrupt the education of Rochester public school students.

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Resolution in support of HR 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act

This bill ensures that the prices Americans pay for the most expensive drugs are in line with the lower prices of the same drugs in other countries.

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Resolution in support of the American Federation of Musicians, Local 802

The UFT wholeheartedly supports the members of Local 802 of the American Federation of Musicians in their efforts to secure the residual payments that are often the lifeblood of their profession.

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Resolution to raise awareness about the 2020 federal census

The UFT will partner with outside organizations to work toward an accurate count for New York in the 2020 census and with a citywide coalition to accomplish this task.

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Resolution to support the victims of Hurricane Dorian

The UFT will partner with NYSUT and the AFT to provide disaster relief to affected regions and encourage and assist members to support Hurricane Dorian victims.

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Resolution in support of the UFT endorsing Darcel Denise Clark in her re-election for Bronx district attorney

The UFT endorses Darcel Denise Clark in her re-election for Bronx district attorney.

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Resolution in support of students observing Ramadan

The UFT will work with NYSED and the DOE to identify appropriate modifications and supports for observant students and staff when school and state testing days that coincide with Ramadan.

Resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots of 1969

The UFT commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and Rebellion.

Resolution in support of the UFT's endorsing Melinda Katz in her primary election for Queens district attorney

The UFT endorse Melinda Katz in her primary election for Queens District Attorney as we believe she will be an equally strong ally in the arena of justice for our members, our schools and our borough.

Resolution in support of the UFT's endorsing Michael McMahon in his re-election for Staten Island district attorney

The UFT endorse Michael McMahon in his re-election for Staten Island District Attorney as we believe he will continue to be a strong ally in the arena of justice for our members, our schools and our borough.