Solidarity & Political Action

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Our 2021-22 political platform, ratified by delegates to the 2020 AFT Vermont convention, includes:

  • Improve Healthcare for All Vermonters
  • Increase Funding for Public Higher Education 
  • Racial Justice
  • Increase Vermont’s minimum wage
  • Restrict public dollars sent to out-of-state colleges & universities & increase affordability for students
  • Increase higher education funding to address the nursing shortage 
  • Ensure rights for public sector workers 
  • Institute a statewide family and medical leave insurance program 
  • A Green New Deal for Vermont

The full platform can be found here.