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Legislative Action Center

Politics impacts every school district and public higher education institution, and the working conditions of every school employee, because laws and regulations affecting every member's terms and conditions of employment are passed by lawmakers and implemented by government agencies in Albany and Washington, D.C. The union's Legislative Department drafts, introduces and lobbies for bills affecting state aid to schools and colleges, licensure, tenure, occupational health and safety, education standards, health care, pension and retirement.

  • Take Action

    Here's a list of 13 things you can do right now to join the fight and tell the governor to stop scapegoating, to stop teacher bashing and to focus on what all kids need.

  • Text Alerts

    It takes 10 seconds to sign up for MAC text alerts on your phone. Here's how.

  • MAC - NYSUT Member Action Center

    The 'MAC' is an online tool to connect a grassroots community of activists interested in education, healthcare and other issues affecting working people and families. Take action today!

  • Get the MAC App

    With the NYSUT MAC App, you can use your smartphone to quickly and easily take action on important issues and legislation. For iPhone and Android.

  • MAC Facebook

    Like us on Facebook for the latest on NYSUT's legislative action campaigns - and join the conversation.

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