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PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 AFT members found an 80 y/o woman alone and desperate, she wrote what could have been her final words @rweingarten 24 hours ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 AFT members spent the last 2 weeks in Puerto Rico with other union workers to help with the recovery efforts. #phled 24 hours ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 YES on shale tax & NO on bad school code: Write to #PASenate today. #phled #pabudget #taxtheshale 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @PHLCouncil: .@PFTLocal3 Environmental Dir: The conditions I see in some #phled schools is disturbing and frankly, offensive. https://t.… 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @PHLCouncil: .@CouncilmanDerek: As a councilman, and as a #PHLed parent, I believe we all have a right to know about the true conditions… 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 .@CouncilmanDerek: As parents, educators and students, we deserve to know what's going on with our school buildings… 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 Roseman: We need a better system for identifying and reporting conditions like what we found at Kelly #phled @PHLCouncil 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 PFT's Jerry Roseman: JB Kelly is only one example of a school with serious environmental problems. #phled 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 .@Dan_UA: every child in #phled schools deserves a healthy learning environment @PubIntLawCtr #phled 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 TODAY: Philly Healthy Schools Initiative announces Right to Know request to the District for data on #phled school… 4 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 Lots of developments in #PABudget today. @jerrytjordan's memo to #PAHouse members: #phled #taxtheshale 5 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 Keep contacting your #PAHouse reps. #ShaleTax is on the move, but so is bad school code legislation: #PABudget 5 days ago