Your voice can make a critical difference! But you must act today.
The legislature has just announced that it is holding public hearings this week on whether to repeal the increase in the Teacher Payroll Tax, and on helping to prevent assaults on teachers.
CEA is making it easy for you to submit written testimony to the legislature—no need to take time off and travel to the Capitol. Please take a few minutes to write a paragraph or two (or more if you have time) on the following:
- Teacher Assault: In your own words and experience, discuss why teacher assault is a major problem that must be addressed. Click here to submit written testimony on teacher assault and get suggestions on what to include in your letter.
- Teacher Payroll Tax: In your own words, describe the unfairness of increasing the payroll tax on teachers from 6% to 7%. Click here to submit written testimony on the teacher payroll tax and get suggestions on what to include in your letter.