PFT President Jerry Jordan addresses the media at a press conference with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi

PFT President Jerry Jordan Joins Pelosi, Weingarten for Infrastructure Press Event

WASHINGTON – Today, PFT President Jerry T. Jordan joined Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (CA-12), Chairman Bobby Scott (VA-03), AFT President Randi Weingarten, NEA President Lily Eskelsen García, Representative Jahana Hayes (CT-05), and Representative Donald Norcross (NJ-01) to urge immediate action on a school construction initiative as part of a federal infrastructure package. Following the…

Jerry Jordan on Emergency Closing of Anna B. Pratt

The District will close the school and relocate students and staff after the PFT’s discovery of dangerously high asbestos levels. PHILADELPHIA–“The PFT is glad that the District is following our recommendation that all students and staff be moved from the Pratt Early Childhood Center until the asbestos in the building has been abated. “When the…