On behalf of CTA President Eric Heins, Vice President Theresa Montaño and Secretary-Treasurer David Goldberg prepare to speak to the 120 CTA chapter leaders who came to the Capitol on May 24.
More than 100 CTA local presidents gathered near the state Capitol on Tuesday, May 24, for the annual Presidents’ Lobby Day. They spent the day talking to their legislators about critical issues including the state budget, the teacher shortage, early childhood education, and funding for the community colleges and higher education.
A key focus of the discussions was the effort to extend the Prop. 30 income tax rates on the state’s wealthiest 2%. That money has helped pay back our schools after years of devastating budget cuts.
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