How to support public education in

Pennsylvania

Key Dates

  • Voter Registration Deadline: Oct. 9, 2018
  • Early Voting (General): Oct. 30, 2018 is last day to apply for civilian absentee ballot
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Know the Issues

Here's what's at stake in Pennsylvania in the next election

Education Funding

Education Funding

Fully funding public schools is the only way to ensure all students get the education they deserve, regardless of ZIP code.

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Educator Salary

Educator Salary

Fair wages allow educators to provide for their families and do what they love without going into debt. Fact: 1 in 5 educators must take a second job to get by. This is not sustainable.

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Health Care

Health Care

Without quality healthcare, many students can’t come to school ready to learn. We support expanding Medicaid and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program), improving the Affordable Care Act and repealing the tax on employee-sponsored health insurance.

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NEA Recommends

These candidates are committed to advancing student opportunity and quality public education in every neighborhood.
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Sen. Bob Casey (D)
U.S. Senate
Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (D)
U.S. House, 1st Dist.
Rep. Dwight Evans (D)
U.S. House, 3rd Dist.
Madeleine Dean (D)
U.S. House, 4th Dist.
Mary Gay Scanlon (D)
U.S. House, 5th Dist.
Chrissy Houlahan (D)
U.S. House, 6th Dist.
Susan Wild (D)
U.S. House, 7th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Cartwright (D)
U.S. House, 8th Dist.
Denny Wolff (D)
U.S. House, 9th Dist.
George Scott (D)
U.S. House, 10th Dist.
Jess King (D)
U.S. House, 11th Dist.
Rep. Brendan Boyle (D)
U.S. House, 13th Dist.
Bibiana Boerio (D)
U.S. House, 14th Dist.
Ron DiNicola (D)
U.S. House, 16th Dist.
Rep. Mike Doyle (D)
U.S. House, 18th Dist.
Rep. Conor Lamb (D)
U.S. House, 18th Dist.
Gov. Tom Wolf (D)
Governor
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Take Action

Here's what you can do to support public education where you live

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Pledge your support

To ensure that every child has the opportunity to succeed, we must hold politicians accountable for the quality of public schools. Pledge to be the voice for Pennsylvania's students in the 2018 midterm elections!

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Spread the word

Post on social media to show your support for strong public schools.

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